Repentance & belief include being Spirit-drenched

“I baptize with water those who repent of their sins and turn to God. But someone is coming soon who is greater than I am—so much greater that I’m not worthy even to be his slave and carry his sandals. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and with fire."   - Matthew 3:11 … Continue reading Repentance & belief include being Spirit-drenched

Baptism proceeds repentance and belief

As people came to john and received his message to "repent of their sins and turn to God" they confessed sins with their mouths and were physically put down into the water in baptism. Confession is not a highly held practice for most Christians. Confession brings sin out into the open and helps the process … Continue reading Baptism proceeds repentance and belief