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How was John able to offer a baptism of repentance?

November 30, 2021  - By Dr. Scott Shiffer

Jesus spoke very highly of John the Baptist (Matthew 11:11). Still, he was only human. So could he offer a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sin?

Why was Paul preaching baptism for the dead?

January 26, 2021  - By Rufus Simon Varghese

If living believers cannot earn any merit for the dead by taking baptism, why does the Apostle seem to be teaching such a doctrine?

Understanding the Church – Part 4

November 20, 2020  - By Dr. Scott Shiffer

Baptism is an important ordinance for the church. Yet, we see many denominations divided over how to practise it. This post explores those varied teachings

What should churches keep in mind when baptising young believers?

May 5, 2020  - By Tobin Mattackal

In many circles, young believers hitting a certain 'age' start feeling pressured to be baptised, especially when their peers express such a desire

How do I know if I’m ready to be baptised?
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How do I know if I’m ready to be baptised?

April 8, 2020  - By George Mattackal

Baptism is a commandment from the Lord. If you’re looking to obey it, find out what criteria you need to meet before taking such a step

Why did God command baptism?

February 16, 2020  - By Ethan Merck

Far from being a strange or arbitrary tradition, baptism re-enacts with water what has happened for real, and makes the unseen visible

10 things to know about Jesus Christ

September 18, 2019  - By Dr. Scott Shiffer

As followers of Christ, the Person of Jesus is the foundation of our faith. Here’s listing the core truths of what we believe about Him

Who may take the Lord’s Supper?

June 2, 2019  - By Dr. John Sypert

While churches must welcome and love unbelievers, Scripture clearly indicates that partaking of the bread and wine is not for all



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