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GALATIANS 3:25-29 What happens at Baptism?
There are different, events in people’s lives that are important or significant. points Graduation Wedding Often Marked by celebration Remembered by Date Family /friends invited Often means a dramatic change in life or relationship circumstances Turning point Often Marked by celebration Remembered by Date Family /friends invited Often means a dramatic change in life or relationship circumstances Turning point
What happens at Baptism? Was it important to you? It is God’s will, His choice of how to save man through His son. Mark 16:16 Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned. 1 Peter 3:21 Baptism, which corresponds to this, now saves you, not as a removal of dirt from the body but as an appeal to God for a good conscience, through the resurrection of Jesus Christ, Hebrews 9:14 how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish to God, purify our conscience from dead works to serve the living God.
What happens at Baptism? What does the bible say about baptism? Defining baptism: baptizo ̄ (bap-tid'-zo) From a derivative of G911; to make whelmed (that is, fully wet); used only (in the New Testament) of ceremonial ablution, especially (technically) of the ordinance of Christian baptism: - baptist, baptize, wash. bapto ̄ (bap'-to) A primary verb; to whelm, that is, cover wholly with a fluid; in the New Testament only in a qualified or specific sense, that is, (literally) to moisten (a part of one’s person), or (by implication) to stain (as with dye): - dip. Whelmed WHELMED, pp. Covered, as by being plunged or immersed.
What happens at Baptism? Acts 22:16 And now why do you wait? Rise and be baptized and wash away your sins, calling on his name.‘ 1. Time is important 2. Washing away sins 3. Calling on His name Acts 8:35-38 Then Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same scripture, and preached unto him Jesus. (36) And as they went on their way, they came unto a certain water: and the eunuch said, See, here is water; what doth hinder me to be baptized? (37) And Philip said, If thou believest with all thine heart, thou mayest. And he answered and said, I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God. (38) And he commanded the chariot to stand still: and they went down both into the water, both Philip and the eunuch; and he baptized him. 3 important things shown
What happens at Baptism? Water is the medium 1 Peter 3:20-21 Which sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls were saved by water. (21) The like figure where unto even baptism doth also now save us (not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, but the answer of a good conscience toward God,) by the resurrection of Jesus Christ: Romans 6:1-4 What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound? (2) God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein? (3) Know ye not, that so many of us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were baptized into his death? (4) Therefore we are buried with him by baptism into death: that like as Christ was raised up from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.
Celebration Luke 15:10 Likewise, I say unto you, there is joy in the presence of the angels of God over one sinner that repenteth. What happens at Baptism? Turning Point Turning Point 1 John 3:1 Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.
What happens at Baptism? At Baptism Before Baptism Washedfrom your sins Acts 22:16Servant of GodIThess1:9Disciple of JesusMatthew28:19 Added tochurchActs 2:41, 47 InCovenant with God Luke 22:20; Hebrews 12:24 Adoption as sonsRomans 8:15Wear Christ’s Name Acts 11:26Die to selfI Peter 2:24ServeSatanIJohn 3:8 - No promise of life, but judgement Hebrews 10:26 27 Sins,leading to death Romans 6:23 No relationship rekindled with God I Peter 2:910
What happens at Baptism? Remember our commitment to God and who we are as Christians, on the day we were baptized into Christ. Galatians 3:27 For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ. 1 Peter 2:21 For to this you have been called, because Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example, so that you might follow in his steps.