One of the Sacraments of Initiation as a matter of fact. Can you prove that it is merely an "ordinance"?It's an ORDINANCE - not a "Sacrament".
Faith actually. I don't believe in magic.if you wan't to think it's "Magic" go ahead.
I'm born again the Bible way!Just make sure that you're BORN AGAIN of the Holy Spirit, since THAT'S the only thing that's REALLY important.