What is baptism?

We know you may have a lot of questions regarding baptism so hopefully we can help answer those for you below. Also, here is message Pastor Brian Talty taught on baptism. This may help you better understand the importance of baptism.

Bpatism Event Week 2-85 (cropped)

I want to explore baptism!

Once you are ready to explore baptism, please fill out your information below, and a pastor or ministry leader will contact you soon. Meanwhile, if you haven't done so already, please scroll to the top this page to watch a message specifically on the meaning of baptism and the practice of baptism at First Christian Church as well as read the baptism information above. Questions? Contact Pastor Tim Revis at or 217.875.3350.

Consider getting baptized in Lake Decatur! We will be performing baptisms Sunday, August 1, 2021 at 3pm on the beach in front of the Beach House restaurant. If you would like to be baptized then (or on another date), you can indicate that in the form below. We look forward to celebrating this important decision with you!

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