REJECTED THE COUNSEL OF GOD by steve finnell
The Pharisees rejected the counsel God by not being baptized by John The Baptist (Luke 7:30 NKJV)
Men today reject the counsel of God by not believing Jesus when He said "...is baptized will be saved..."(Mark 16:16 NKJV)
John The Baptist said by repenting and being baptized you could escape the wrath of God. (Matthew 3:6-7)
Water baptism deniers today say, by being baptized you are demonstrating your faith, but baptism is not essential for forgiveness from sin.
CHRISTIAN BAPTISM: Acts 2:38. Mark 16:16, Acts 22:16, Ephesians 5:25-27, Galatians 3:27, Romans 6:3-7, 1 Peter 3:21, Colossians 2:12-13, John 3:5.