The Meaning of Baptism
It’s a symbol of Christ’s death, burial and resurrection.
It’s a symbol of your new life as a follower of Jesus.
“Christ died for our sins...He was buried...and He rose again.” (I Corinthians 15:3,4
“When someone becomes a Christian, he becomes a brand new person inside. The old life has passed away and a new life has begin.” ( 2 Corinthians 5:17)
“By our baptism then we were buried with Him and shared His death, in order that just as Christ was raised from the dead, we too might live a new life.” (Romans 6:4)