What is baptism? – Water baptism is the ordinance representing the identification of the Christian with the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Who should be baptized? – Those who have trusted the Lord Jesus Christ as their personal Savior. Water baptism is NOT salvation, but obedience to a command by God concerning discipleship.
Why should we be baptized? – Baptism is the Christian’s identification with Christ (Colossians 2:12). This is WHY we should submit to water baptism.
In conclusion – Baptism is the outward symbol of what has already transpired in the heart of the one who has trusted the Lord Jesus Christ for full salvation.