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Some Things Baptism Won't Do

  1. Produce Faith

    1. Romans 10:17

    2. Matthew 5:6

    3. 1 Peter 2:2

    4. Luke 8:13 seed = word of God

    5. Hebrews 5:12-14

  2. Prevent Temptation

    1. Tempt = growth James 1:12

    2. God will help 1 Cor. 10:13

    3. Forgiveness if we fail 1 John 1:8-10; Acts 8:22; James 5:16

  3. Change Our Character

    1. Simon Acts 8

    2. Prone to lie, steal, kill, drugs, drink, gamble

    3. Ephesians 4:28

    4. 1 Corinthians 10:12; Galatians 5:4; Romans 6:2-18

  4. Solve All Problems

    1. Financial, Marital

    2. Poor health

  5. Take the place of:

    1. Faith

    2. Repentance

    3. Confessions

    4. Worship

    5. Doing good works

  6. Baptism ONLY won't save

    1. Acts 8:36

    2. Mark 16:16

    3. Acts 2:38

  7. Take place of works

  8. Substitute for love

  9. Keep you from falling away




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