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					Was Saul told that in baptism he would be calling on the   If you were taught that you were saved before
name of the Lord?                                          Baptism, were you baptized for the right reason
          [ ] Yes                 [ ] No                   (i.e. for the remission of sins)?

12. 1 Peter 3:20-21                                               [ ] Yes                [ ] No
    Does this verse say that we are saved before
    baptism?
         [ ] Yes             [ ] No                        Now the two most important questions:
    Does this verse say that baptism saves us?              19. Do any of the answers you gave in your
         [ ] Yes                  [ ] No                        personal salvation experience differ from the
                                                                answers you found in the Bible?                 “Examine yourselves as to whether you
    Is this verse consistent with baptism being “                                                                are in the faith. Test yourselves…”
    for the remission of sins?”                                   [ ] Yes                 [ ] No                         (2 Corinthians 13:5)
           [ ] Yes                 [ ] No
                                                            20. If so, are you willing to do whatever Jesus
13. Acts 2:36-38; 8:12                                          says to do to make a correction in your life?
    Were those baptized OLD ENOUGH to understand
    what they were doing?                                         [ ] Yes                [ ] No
         [ ] Yes              [ ] No

14. Acts 8:36-39
    Was the eunuch baptized in WATER?
                                                                                                                        Christian
         [ ] Yes               [ ] No

15. Colossians 2:12; Romans 6:3-6
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16. Ephesians 5:17                                                                                                    yourself to the Christian
    Does the Lord expect His will to be understood?                                                                   test?
         [ ] Yes                [ ] No
                                                                                                                      What does it mean t o be
17. Matthew 13:13-23                                                                                                  a Christian?
    Is there a danger in not understanding the Word?
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Answer These Personal Questions about                      [   ] As an outward sign of an inward grace           Could you do many good works in Jesus’
your own Salvation Experience:                             [   ] To have my sins forgiven and be saved           name and still not be a Christian?
                                                           [   ] To join a particular church                            [ ] Yes                  [ ] No
1.     Do you consider yourself a Christian?               [   ] I didn’t understand what I was doing
         [ ] Yes                 [ ] No                    [   ] I was pressured against my will                 7. James 2:14-26 (especially note v. 24)
                                                           [   ] I heard I had to do it, but was not sure why?   Is a person justified (saved) by faith alone?
2.     Do you believe in God?                                                                                            [ ] Yes                  [ ] No
         [ ] Yes                       [ ] No              Read each passage of scripture listed and
                                                           mark your answer to each question:
3.     Do you believe Jesus is ,,,
       [ ] The Christ                                                                                            What Did Jesus Say about Baptism?
                                                           What Does It Mean to Love Jesus?
       [ ] The Son of God
       [ ] Your Lord and Savior
       [ ] All of the above                                1. 2 Corinthians 13:5; 1Thessalonians 5:21
                                                           Does God want you to test yourself to make sure       8. Mark 16:15-16
                                                           you are a Christian?                                  Did Jesus say one had to believe AND be
4.     Do you have a personal relationship                                                                       baptized in order to be saved?
                                                                  [ ] Yes             [ ] No
       with Jesus?                                                                                                      [ ] Yes                 [ ] No
          [ ] Yes           [ ] No
                                                           2. Matthew 28:18-20
                                                           Are you willing to submit to the authority of Jesus   9. Acts 2:36-38
5.     Which of the following have you done?                                                                     Were these people told to REPENT because
[   ] Accepted Jesus into heart [ ] Confirmation           and do anything He commands?
[   ] Confessed sins             [ ] Observed communion           [ ] Yes                [ ] No                  their sins had already been forgiven?
[   ] Repented of sins           [ ] Given money to God                                                                   [ ] Yes                [ ] No
[   ] Asked forgiveness          [ ] Sung praises to God   3. John 15:14
[   ] Confessed faith in Jesus [ ] Said Sinner’s Prayer                                                          Were these people told to be BAPTIZED
[   ] Been a good example        [ ] Was baptized          Can a person really love the Lord without being
[   ] Listened to sermons       [ ] Did good works         willing to do what He commands?                       because their sins had already been forgiven?
[   ] Been to church            [ ] Helped the needy               [ ] Yes              [ ] No                          [ ] Yes                 [ ] No
[   ] Studied the Bible         [ ] Other                  If you find out you have not done exactly what
                                                           Jesus commands to become a Christian, are you         Is the purpose of baptism “for the remission of
6.     Which of the above (if any) would you                                                                     sins”?
       say was the moment you were saved?                  willing to do it?
                                                                   [ ] Yes              [ ] No                           [ ] Yes                [ ] No
      (circle answers)

If at some point in your life you were                     What Did Jesus Say About Saving Faith?
                                                                                                                 10. Acts 2:36-38, 40, 41, 47
baptized, answer these questions:                                                                                Were these believers saved when they
                                                           4. John 12:42-43
                                                           Is it possible to believe in Jesus without being a    repented and were baptized?
7. I was baptized with:                                                                                                 [ ] Yes               [ ] No
[ ] water [ ] the Spirit [ ] fire [ ] other                true Christian, one who has the approval of God?
                                                                   [ ] Yes                [ ] No
                                                                                                                 Were they added to the Lord’s church at that
8. I was baptized by:                                                                                            time?
[ ] sprinkling [ ] pouring [ ] immersion                   5. James 2:19
                                                           Is simply believing in God and Jesus enough to              [ ] Yes               [ ] No

9. I was baptized when I was a(n):                         save someone (make someone a true Christian)?
                                                                  [ ] Yes              [ ] No                    10. Acts 22:16; Romans 10:13
[ ] infant [ ] child [ ] teen [ ] adult                                                                          Was Saul told to be baptized to wash away his
                                                           6. Matthew 7:21-23                                    sins?
10. I was baptized for the following                                                                                   [ ] Yes                  [ ] No
     reason(s):                                            Does simply calling Jesus “Lord” make one a true
[ ] To show that my sins were forgiven                     Christian?
[ ] As a public testimony of my salvation                          [ ] Yes               [ ] No