Generally, Restoration Movement churches are viewed as an affiliated, cooperative group of independent, non-denominational churches (except the Disciples of Christ who formally restructured as a denomination in 1968). Each are congregationally governed and may vary in numerous ways from each other in practice and beliefs but consistently incorporate believers baptism by immersion, weekly observance of communion, elder driven leadership, the priesthood of all believers, and use of the New Testament as the only required statement of faith. All would acknowledge the twin means of unity and restoration: 1) using Scripture alone apart from creeds, and 2) following the practice and pattern seen in the New Testament church.
This also means nothing is required of others that is not expressly required by the New Testament. For us, the basics of the faith are simply:
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