Why do we do it?
We are commanded by the Lord – Matthew 28:19
To Identify with Christ’s death burial and resurrection – Romans 6:3
We want to bury the old life, also known as the old man and put on a new resurrected life – Romans 6:6
It is illustrative of regeneration and washing away of our sins when we trust in Jesus as our Lord and Savior – Titus 3:5
It is an outward expression of the inward heart