Have you ever asked yourself the question about the seven ONEs of Ephesians 4:4-6, the great summary of major beliefs of the Bible, why one salvation is not mentioned in there with “one faith”, “one baptism”, etc. The reason is that the “baptism” mentioned by Jesus in the Great Commission and the “baptism” fully developed… Continue reading CHAPTER 4 of LCBC_3, Baptism.
Kingdom in Volume 3, the 14 Letters of the Apostle Paul. Just sitting out there at Rosamond CA, in the middle of the Mojave Desert and close to flight test engineering work at Edwards, in the Comfort Travel trailer with a typewriter, and the desire to condense the Bible better in 7 volumes than… Continue reading Gospel of the King and the Kingdom (Somebody has to say it!)
Unfortunately, most generally the custom is to think of “baptism” as what takes place in the baptistry of the church. Not so in the Bible of Jesus and the Apostles where “baptism” most generally refers to what takes place inside the life of the believer before entrance into the baptistry. All the great teaching scriptures… Continue reading Preface: “Believe and Be Baptized”