Be Baptized – Should I do it?

Read: Matthew 3:13-17 Should I actually get baptized? That question might be running through your head right now—and that’s okay! Baptism is an important next step in our faith journey, and it’s one we shouldn’t take lightly. Baptism is all about going public with...

Be Baptized – What changes?

Read: Romans 10:9-13 We know that committing your life to Christ changes everything, but what actually changes when you go public with your faith? Baptism is going public in saying that Jesus is Lord of your life. When you asked God for help, for healing, and for...

Be Baptized – What does baptism mean?

Read: Romans 6:3-10 Jesus commands all of his followers in Matthew 28:19 to “go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit”.  It seems pretty obvious that Jesus wants us to be a disciple and be...

Repent and Believe – But don't I owe you?

Read: Romans 3:22-26 After realizing and understanding our sin, it’s easy to start thinking about what we owe God.  Imagine a conversation like this similar to the parable of the prodigal son: But don’t I owe you? Yeah, but that debt’s been paid. But what...

Repent and Believe – The Father’s Response

Read: Luke 15:22-32 The son in this parable basically tells his father that he wishes he was dead and he would like to receive his inheritance so he can leave.  After realizing that doing things his way wasn’t nearly as glamorous as he thought (it never is), he...
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