Baptism is a public declaration of an inward faith.
We believe that baptism is an important step of obedience for every person who has accepted Christ as his or her Savior.
“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” | Matthew 28:19-20
Baptism is a public declaration of an inward faith. It is a personal declaration that we choose to identify with Jesus.
READ MORE ABOUT OUR BELIEFS ON BAPTISM HERE.
BAPTISM IS A PUBLIC PROFESSION OF FAITH
Baptism doesn’t save you, it shows others that you are already a believer. It is not essential to salvation. It is an outward act of commitment to show what already happened in your heart—much like putting on a wedding ring is a symbol of your commitment to
READY FOR THE PLUNGE?
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
Each of us is a part of God’s bigger story. If you have been baptized at Mission Hills, please wear your gray “Real. Messy. New.” t-shirt to service this weekend. Let’s celebrate God’s power to help us become like Jesus and join Him on mission!
Due to COVID, we will offer four ways to participate in our baptism service this fall. You can select your preference when you sign up to get baptized. All baptism videos will be shared during services on September 26 + 27.
1. During Service | At Mission Hills Church during our weekend services on September 26 + 27.
2. Weekdays At Mission Hills | Choose a weekday leading up to September 26 we will accommodate private baptisms.
3. On Location Baptism | We will send a pastor and a video crew to a location of your choice (private pool or outside body of water).
4. Family Baptism | Our pastoral team will equip your family for a private baptism that you can film to be included in our church-wide celebration.
Baptism Preparation Meeting
Baptism is important in your journey of faith. If you would like to be baptized, we would like to meet with you briefly to hear God’s story in your life!
This September, we will offer individual phone appointments in place of our Baptism Class. Please fill out the form below and we’ll contact you to schedule your phone call.