John answered them all, “I baptize you with water. But one who is more powerful than I will come, the straps of whose sandals I am not worthy to untie. He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.

Luke 3:16

Meditation

Baptism was a religious ritual done by the early church, but they believed it was about more than just water on our head: it was about the living Spirit of God entering someone’s life. Have you become a follower of Jesus? Is God’s active presence in your life? Have you found fruit of the Holy Spirit in your life?