Baptism isn’t required for salvation - but it is the next step of faith for believers. Baptism is commanded of all believers and is for believers only. Christian baptism by immersion in water is a public identification with Jesus Christ and is symbolic of His death, burial, and resurrection
WHY GET BAPTIZED?
Because you want to follow Christ’s example (Mark 1:9), and Jesus told all believers to do it and set an example by being baptized (Matthew 28:19-20). Baptism is an opportunity to identify ourselves with the Savior and show the world that you are a follower of Christ!
1 John 2:3, Acts 18:8
WHEN SHOULD I BE BAPTIZED?
As soon as you have believed! You shouldn’t put it off!
Acts 2:41, Acts 8:35-38
WHAT IS THE MEANING OF BAPTISM?
It is a symbol of Christ’s death, burial and resurrection and it is a symbol of your new life as a Christian.
1 Corinthians 15:3-4, II Corinthians 5:17
WHO SHOULD GET BAPTIZED?
Every person that believes in Christ. The one and only requirement for baptism is that your believe in Christ.
DO YOU BAPTIZE CHILDREN?
North Metro does not baptize children until they are old enough to understand and believe. Baptism follows a personal decision to follow Christ and trust Jesus for their salvation.
Interested in Baptism?
Fill-out this form below and you will be contacted by one of our ministers.
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