Baptism Sunday

August 29, 2021 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
New Hope Baptist Church
1829 W. Iowa Ave.
New Hope Baptist Church

Baptism Sunday will be held on August 29th during the morning worship service. If you are interested in being baptized or want to know more about what baptism is for, please contact the office and we will have an Elder reach out to you.

The following is taken from our constitution.

Jesus Christ instituted the observances of baptism and communion (the Lord’s Supper) as the
two ordinances of the Church. These ordinances are to be observed by born-again believers
who are old enough to understand their meaning and are walking with the Lord. They are an
act of obedience for the believer but are not required for salvation.

Scriptural baptism is by immersion (Acts 8:36-39) in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
(Matthew 28:19-20). It is to be observed only once after conversion (Acts 8:12; 10:47; 16:33)
as an outward sign of the inward work of grace by the Holy Spirit (1 Corinthians 15:1-4; Acts