Baptism

Purpose of Baptism

Baptism serves various purposes as described in scripture.

It functions to:
- Signify discipleship (Luk 7:30, Matt 28:19, Acts 19:3)
- Express belief (Mark 16:16, Acts 8:12)
- Remit sin (Mark 1:4, Luke 3:3, Acts 2:38)
- Confess faith in the resurrection (Col 2:12, Rom 6:4, 1 Pet 3:21,22)
- Provide a visible sign of church membership (Acts 2:41, 47)
- Provide a means of unity (1 Cor 1:13, Eph 4:5)

Grace be with you-
Nate




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