Want to know more about baptism? What is it? Why is it necessary for church membership? This document will show you how we come to Christ by grace through faith. Baptism brings glory and honor to God and shows an outward symbol of the inward reality that we’ve been regenerated spiritually by the Holy Spirit.

“Therefore we were buried with Him through baptism into death, that just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.”

– ROMANS 6:4

If you or someone else are considering church membership here at FBCGF or another church fellowship, this will be a good resource for you! This explains the reason why God wants us to be gathered and connected to other believers. Church membership gives us great encouragement and accountability.
 
Unfortunately, some folks that label themselves “Baptists” and sit on Baptist church pews each Sunday have never given much thought to why they’re Baptist! Take a look at this resource and get a quick lesson on the identity and history of Southern Baptists.