Water baptism

Over the years much has been taught concerning the subject of water baptism. I want to ask you several questions concerning the act of water baptism. What does water baptism mean to you? Did you understand what you were doing when you were water baptized? Has water baptism had any tangible effect upon your life? To you, is water baptism a religious ritual, or a weapon that belongs in your arsenal as a believer?Bautismo de Agua