Congregation Roars With Laughter When Boy Upstages Baptism
Kristin Danley 2/9/2018
It's hard for kids to have enough patience to wait for something exciting that's about to happen. Whether it's anticipating Santa stopping by, an impending birthday or a visit from the tooth fairy, kids just get so darn impatient.
Who can blame them? Sometimes the anticipation is just too hard to handle.
Six-year-old Jordan Warrick of Louisville, Kentucky, found himself in this very same situation. He was thrilled to be baptized in his church, West End Baptist.
Jordan's entire family was present for the life-changing moment. The congregation also was on hand to support little Jordan and dad Terence was recording this incredibly important moment in a Christian's life.
The pastor began by proclaiming that Jordan had accepted Christ as his Savior and Lord that very morning. The clergyman continued to say that Jordan would be demonstrating his faith in the Lord Jesus Christ by willingly being baptized.
He clarified that Jordan had been "waiting on this morning a long time." Well, it turns out that Jordan just could not wait anymore...
As the pastor says to Jordan standing next to him in the baptismal pool, "Jordan, upon profession of your faith and the Lord Jesus Christ, I now baptize you in the name of the Father, the Son and ....."