After Siah asked Jesus into his heart, I asked him if he knew what the next thing was that he HAD to do to be a Christian? Pretty soon, we settled on the correct answer: be baptized.

Now for the past couple years, we’ve held our church’s baptism service in the lake at Niki’s parents’ house (Nana and Kaku). So after Siah reached the conclusion about baptism, his facial expression became intensely frustrated and he threw his hands up in the air and exclaimed, “But Mama! I can’t get baptised unless we’re down at Nana and Kaku’s house!!!”