Why do Christians baptize new believers? First and foremost, baptism was commanded by the Lord Jesus Christ in the Great Commission. It was also the practice of the New Testament church. In this message, Alistair Begg unpacks three points on the pathway to baptism observed in Peter’s sermon in Acts 2. The Gospel, he explains, instructs the mind, moves the heart, and directs the will, ultimately leading us to the baptismal waters where we publicly profess our faith in Christ.