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It worked for us – baptism follow up

After Sandra Millar’s wonderful day with us last November, I resolved to put a few of the tips from the ...

The baptism that changed our life

This is a wonderful story of how a baptism service led to an amazing journey of faith for the parents, who were ...

The history of the words ‘baptism’ and ‘christening’

When I began my PhD research, I wanted to investigate the history behind the words 'baptism' and 'christenings' and what ...

Stepping into the unknown

Last week I was being royally treated by a diocese somewhere in England. Dire to the pressure of time between ...

Warm contacts, wider contacts

Every week the Church of England is involved with around 3000 funerals, 2000 baptisms of children under 12 and 1000 ...

St Albans blog: the value of christenings

This blog published via the Children's Ministry team in the Diocese of St Albans is packed with ideas from one ...

Four-star rating for Starting Rite

Alison Clark, a children's evangelist specialising in work with the under fives, has given a great review in the April 2016 ...

Godparents’ Sunday

The first ever Sunday to celebrate the unique role of Godparents took place on May 1st 2016. Churches throughout the Church of ...

We’ve been hiding our light under a bushel for too long

The Church of England has something good to share with people and what's more, people are genuinely looking for it and ...

The Good News of the Additional Texts for Holy Baptism