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www.crosswalk.com/church/pastors-or-leadership/ask-roger/is-it-important-to-get-baptized-as-an-adult.html

It is now important to be baptized as an adult. I recommend that you proceed with Biblical baptism as soon as possible. Remember, baptism never washes away sins; the blood of Jesus washes away sins. Perhaps you are wondering where infant baptism originated. Let me give you a brief overview of the source and the  ...

www.plainsimplefaith.com/2015/05/why-baptism-is-so-important

May 12, 2015 ... Why Baptism Is So Important Baptism. It's more than a mere “formality” or “ tradition.” Nowhere in the Bible do you find it being administered after someone had been reportedly saved. It is never described as “sprinkling.” And not once was it ever used to “join” someone to a particular congregation or ...

www.cbm.org.uk/lft_baptism.htm

It was one of the most important commandments he gave. Baptism was the way in which people showed that they believed in Jesus and his teaching. Each new convert became a member of a special group of people, the disciples of Jesus. They preached God's Word and Iooked forward to the return of Jesus Christ to the  ...

www.compellingtruth.org/Jesus-baptized.html

Several factors explain why the perfect Son of God chose to be baptized. First, Jesus sought to make a clear connection with John the Baptist. John was the " voice of one crying in the wilderness" (Matthew 3:3; Isaiah 40:3) who served as the Elijah who was to come. As the one to announce the Messiah, it was fitting for him to ...

www.oursaviorswestsalem.org/the-importance-of-baptism

Holy Baptism is where we begin our journey of life and faith as people of God. It's important – it's our foundation of life! But first, Baptism is one of two sacraments – Holy Communion is the other. A sacrament is a “means of grace,” a way in which God touches us with undeserved and unconditional love. In Baptism God is at ...

www.theapostolicwayupcff.com/page/baptism

Christian water baptism is an ordinance instituted by Jesus Christ. If it is not important in the plan of God, why did Jesus command it in Matthew 28:19? And why did Peter follow up by saying, "Be baptized every one of you," and by commanding the Gentiles to be baptized (Acts 2:38; 10:48)? We must remember two points ...

bible.org/article/why-baptism-matters

Sep 20, 2013 ... Frankly, that's a bit surprising, because Jesus did not emphasize baptism during His earthly ministry. But He puts it right there in the context of making disciples and teaching them to observe His commandments. That fact alone should convince us that baptism is important. Let's see this from the Book of Acts ...

www.actsweb.org/articles/article.php?i=118&d=1&c=10&p=1

The Importance of Baptism. by Rick Warren Pastor, Saddleback Church. H. ealthy families have family pride; members are not ashamed to be recognized as a part of the family. Sadly, I've met many church members who've never publicly identified themselves with God's family—by being baptized. Baptism is not some  ...

www.jesus.org/following-jesus/baptism/why-is-it-important-for-christians-to-be-baptized.html

Baptism is a sign of death and confession for Christians. But it's also a symbol of trusting Christ.