Teens baptized at Jehovah’s Witness convention
Members often wait until they are fully able to understand and are ready to dedicate themselves to their faith before they are baptized.
“We have people as young as 9 and as old as 90,” Cantu said.
The baptism is the first step the two take in starting their spiritual journey. From here, the newly baptized members become eligible to become ministers to preach as Jehovah’s Witnesses.
“I’ve been raised as a Jehovah’s Witness,” Taze said. “My whole life (getting baptized) has been a goal.”