Spiritual Gifts

Spiritual Gifts

If you ever observed the construction project of a tall building being erected in the heart of a city, you quickly realize that there are many people involved in the project. You might see a group of metal workers on the fourth floor welding foundational structures...
Water Baptism

Water Baptism

Why are Baptists so excited for Baptism? If you ever observed water baptism, there is a lot of celebration happening. Baptismal services seem to posses a unique, electrified atmosphere of joy and excitement. Yet, biblically, water baptism is not necessary for...
Baptism in the Holy Spirit

Baptism in the Holy Spirit

Have you ever heard someone claim that they were “baptized with the Holy Spirit”? This phrase may be understood in a variety of ways, but often the individual is referring to a unique, one time experience in their Christian life, which placed them on a higher...
The Mission of the Church

The Mission of the Church

The Christian church that we see around us- in all cultures, languages and eras is not a product of clever human invention. God has intentionally chosen a people for himself in Christ, and these people are collectively called the bride of Christ, his church. Jesus...