You might be thinking to yourself; 'What would happen to me if I got baptised?' Well the word 'baptise' is a Greek word and literally means to 'immerse' or 'plunge'. So baptism involves being immersed in heated water for a brief moment!
Why on earth do we do this? Well partly because Jesus did it (Matthew 3:13-
It is very important to understand that the water of baptism is not actually doing anything to you spiritually. There is nothing special about the water, it is just ordinary water with no strange remedies in it. In this sense baptism is just a picture or symbol of what has already happened in your life when you decided to follow Jesus. We therefore only baptise people who have already become believers and are open about their commitment to Jesus. To see this principle in the Bible have a look at Acts 2: 38-