We obey the teaching of God's Word to baptize all who are followers of Jesus Christ through confessing Him as their personal Savior and Lord and believing in Him as God's Son that was raised from the dead. Water baptism by immersion is a means of identifying with the death, burial, and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Being baptized and witnessing baptisms are some of the most exciting times of celebration at HOPE as the power of a changed life by Jesus is displayed before all. We urge you to be baptized and make your salvation by faith in Jesus alone a public proclamation as all followers of Jesus are commanded in the Bible (Matt 28:19-20). If you are interested in taking this step of baptism, here are your steps to get started:
Our next Baptism is scheduled for May 7.