Baptism 2

Series: Baptism
Presenter: Dave Anderson

A key part of leadership in the church is conducting baptisms. In this series we discuss theological matters, candidates, criteria and the testimony involved. Part 2 of 3.

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Discuss It

  1. What is you position on the age a child should be to be baptized? Explain.
  2. How would you handle it when a prominent member of the church strongly wants his child to be baptized, but clearly the child doesn’t understand it or is not forthcoming about it?
  3. Do you agree that having the candidate write out testimony ahead of time is a good practice?

Apply It

  1. Consider writing up a policy on child baptism.
  2. If you haven’t already, write out your testimony using the guidelines mentioned in the presentation.