The Purpose of Baptism

Although baptism for the remission of sins is basically ignored by the religious world, we find that the New Testament teaches baptism is essential to one’s salvation.  Baptism alone does not save but it is still a crucial part of what one must do in order to have their past sins forgiven.  In this article we want to briefly note some reasons for baptism.

 1. To receive the remission of sins.  (“Then Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost.” Acts 2:38) Continue reading “The Purpose of Baptism”

The Importance of Baptism, Gary Colley

We will not live long enough to know everything in the world, but we should seek to know the book called the Bible, which tells us of our origin, duty, and destiny. We can know the Truth because Jesus said we can (John 8:31-32). To know the Truth delivers us from sin, error, false teachers, vain worship, God’s wrath, and many other important things. No other book in the world can promise such wonderful blessings! The Bible is God’s written revelation to lost man, and promises to furnish completely our needs for salvation (2 Timothy 3:16-17).

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Where Do We Ever Read Of A Christian Being Baptized? By, Garland Robinson

Water baptism is an essential part of God’s plan of salvation. There is no salvation without it (contrary to what denominations believe). Jesus said, “He that believeth and is baptized shall be saved…” (Mark 16:16). Notice the order of these words. One first believes, is then baptized, and salvation follows. This verse answers the question! Will you believe and accept it? It’s as simple as 1,2,3. Continue reading “Where Do We Ever Read Of A Christian Being Baptized? By, Garland Robinson”