In this lesson we want to look at the question, “What is Christian Baptism?” We will note that Christian baptism is: 1) A burial in water. 2) An action of faith. 3) God’s work of righteousness. Everyone needs to be able to discuss what baptism is in relationship to the plan of salvation. Not many in the religious world today understand it. But it is part of the great commission and we must preach and teach it.
Fear comes from 1) Lack of Knowledge, 2) Lack of Love, and 3) Lack of Faith. That we may be able to overcome our fears and live in love, peace, and fellowship with one another.
http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/farther-along.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSDate written: July 1st, 2007 SUBJECT: Faith TITLE: “Farther Along” PROPOSITION: Farther along we will understand more about the 1) Mysteries of Life, 2) Uncertainties of Life, 3) Inequities of Life. OBJECTIVE: That each hearer would be motivated to faith in God when encountering the mysteries, […]
http://newbostoncoc.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/why-does-god-not-come-to-earth.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSThere is more than one way to answer this question, and I would like to think about it from a broader point of view than what I believe the questioner has in mind. God has certainly come to the earth in the past. In Genesis 3:8, […]