Poem: Remembering my baptism

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Remembering my baptism
The new blue plain suit
the pouring water, soaking the straightened collar
the renouncing of Satan, his works of iniquity
the name of the Father, the Son, the Holy Ghost
the kneeling, the rising, the newness of life
the right hand of fellowship, the kiss of peace
the simple confession, still mine:
I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.

Gerald J. Mast

Gerald Mast is Professor of Communication at Bluffton University. He also serves as series editor for Studies in Anabaptist and Read More

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