• [KJV] [Romans 6:13]Neither yield ye yourmembers as instruments ofunrighteousness unto sin:but yield yourselves untoGod, as those that are alivefrom the dead, and yourmembers as instruments ofrighteousness unto God.
•14 For sin shallnot have dominionover you: for yeare not under thelaw, but undergrace.
The Symbol of Baptism•Washing / New Life•Washed –Sanctified –Justified by Spirit
Way to go•Separated from yourold live•United with your newlife•Washed & cleansed
1CO 6:9-11• [KJV] [1 Corinthians 6:9] Knowye not that the unrighteousshall not inherit the kingdom ofGod? Be not deceived: neitherfornicators, nor idolaters, noradulterers, nor effeminate, norabusers of themselves withmankind,
•10 Nor thieves, norcovetous, nordrunkards, norrevilers, norextortioners, shallinherit the kingdom ofGod.
•11 And such weresome of you: but yeare washed, but ye aresanctified, but ye arejustified in the name ofthe Lord Jesus, and bythe Spirit of our God.
Symbolic of Drawing Near• [KJV] [Hebrews 10:22] Letus draw near with a trueheart in full assurance offaith, having our heartssprinkled from an evilconscience, and our bodieswashed with pure water.
Water Baptism means• Sincere Heart –• Cleansed to have PureConscience• Bodies Washed with PureWater
Washing of• Rebirth & Renewal of HolySpirit• Reborn Clean• Renewed by the Holy Spirit
TIT 3:4-7•[KJV] [Titus 3:4] Butafter that the kindnessand love of God ourSaviour toward manappeared,
• 5 Not by works ofrighteousness which wehave done, but accordingto his mercy he saved us,by the washing ofregeneration, andrenewing of the HolyGhost;
•6 Which he shedon us abundantlythrough JesusChrist our Saviour;
•7 That being justifiedby his grace, weshould be made heirsaccording to the hopeof eternal life.
Baptism is• Taking up the Challenge• To Live a Godly Life• Separated & removedform the old way we lived
Totally new way of living•Sharing the power &ability to live like Jesus•A resurrected life inpower & propose