Presentation on theme: "BAPTISM. Read Scriptures that mention baptism See relationship between baptism & salvation Draw conclusions Observe 16 separate reasons to be."— Presentation transcript:
Read Scriptures that mention baptism See relationship between baptism & salvation Draw conclusions Observe 16 separate reasons to be baptized Follow along in your own Bible!
Let us say: You don’t have to be baptized…UNLESS
Acts 2:38 & Acts 22:16 ◦ Unless you want forgiveness of sins Acts 2:38 & Acts 19:1-6 ◦ Unless you want the gift of the Holy Spirit Matthew 3:13-17 ◦ Unless you want to follow Jesus’ example Matthew 28:19-20 ◦ Unless you want to be a disciple of Christ John 3:3-5 ◦ Unless you want to enter the Kingdom of God
Mark 16:16 & 1 Peter 3:21 ◦ Unless you want to be saved! I Peter 3:21 ◦ Unless you want a clean conscience Colossians 2:11-12 ◦ Unless you want to be circumcised from sin Galatians 3:27 ◦ Unless you want to be “clothed with Christ” Galatians 3:27 & Romans 6:3 ◦ Unless you want to be “in Christ”
Romans 6:4 ◦ You want to walk in newness of life Romans 6:5 ◦ You want to be united with Him in the resurrection Romans 6:6 ◦ You want your body of sin to be done away ◦ You want to be freed from slavery to sin Romans 6:22 ◦ You want sanctification ◦ You want eternal life
Forgiveness of sins Gift of the Holy Spirit Follow Jesus’ example Be a disciple Enter the kingdom Be saved Clean conscience Circumcised from sin Clothed with Christ To be in Christ Newness of life United in resurrection Body of sin done away Freed from sin slavery Sanctification Eternal life Is even one of these reasons good enough for you today to believe that baptism is necessary?