Baptism with water.
Every born again Christian needs to go through baptism in water.
Baptism with the Holy Spirit to avoid being vulnerable spiritually.
True believer needs to serve God.
Water baptism means full subversion.. Means burying the past being.
■■ Who should be baptized.
● Those who have repented their sins
● Those who are born again
● Not for young children who do not understand I
● Those who have accepted and believed the word of God.
■■ Why should a believer be baptized.
Matt 28:8 ..
1. Shows you are disciple of Jesus
2. It is a command from Jesus Christ
3. A sign of death to sin and resurrection to life.
4. It is a sign of true repentance and submission.
5. To follow the example of Jesus Christ
6. To fulfil all righteousness
7. To escape God's judgment
8. The disciples were also baptized
9. Baptism brings deliverance
■■ How to be baptized..
○ In the name of the father in the name of the son in the name of the Holy Spirit
○ Should be by immersion with water.
○ Should be conducted where there is much water.
○ Baptism is not salvation
■■ Benefits of baptism
⊙ Destroy fear and self condemnation
⊙ Makes you enter into a new level of commitment to God
⊙You enter a new level of spiritual warfare. Matt 3:16
⊙ Strengths your relationship with God.
⊙ Can lead to baptism with the holy spirit.
⊙ Can cause divine physical healing
⊙ Attracts the wrath of Satan
■■ Who should baptised you.
□ Not yourself
□ By someone with higher spiritual authority
2. Finishing the House of the Lord
■ Dangers of not finishing the house of God
1. You do not make maximum profit.
2. You are not able to meet your need matter how hard you work.
3. You live a life of shame and disgrace
4. You earn wages but the money disappears mysteriously
5. Not able to save money formatter how you try.
6. Your plans are never fulfilled
7. You live under a 9 heaven... means you have no favor.
8. You are followed by a curse of barrenness.
■ Why God wants his house to be completed.
●● The house of God is an alter.
●● It represents the sign of the rulers of God in the land.
●● God releases favor in the land.
●● It is a place of refuge.
●● It is a place of worship.
11. Destroy Evil Alters In Families
What is An Alter:
● A place of spiritual worship which CNN be physical or not seen.
● A place where people communicate with deities or ancestral spirits
● A place dedicated either to God or Satan.
● A place where people take their sacrifices.
=) Godly alters fight evil alters.
● A place where covenants are made.
Involves exchanging vows.