Our CrestThe Significance Of Our Crest

These Colors and Symbols are biblically founded (Exodus 23:3-5) and have significant meanings:

  • Gold denotes divinity

  • Red signifies the sacrificial blood of Christ

  • Blue implies heavenly origin

  • Purple means the royalty of the believers

  • White denotes the pureness of Christ

  • The Shield represents the faith of the "BY FAITH" family (Ephesians 6:16)

  • The Three Points of the Shield are in remembrance of our Founding Fathers, Elders Matthews, Scippo and Bright (Psalms 37:37)

  • The Globe is the focus of the Gospel and the endeavor of the Church Of God By Faith. To reach the entire world. (Matthew 28:19)

  • The Cross of Christ being blood- stained and empty, symbolizes the death, burial, resurrection, and ascension of Christ. We have victory in the cross being empty and vacant. The Bible distinctly declares "cursed is everyone that hangeth on the tree." (Deuteronomy 21:23, Galatians 3:13)

  • The Dove represents the Holy Spirit's descent on the world, particularly on the Church of God By Faith, "GOD IS WITH US." (John 14:17, Acts 2:1-4, Ephesians 1:13)

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