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Harvest Skit

Those of you responsible for sorting out All-Age Harvest services may have felt your heart sink when you saw this year’s readings – bits from Deuteronomy and 2 Corinthians that have little to no context, and no narrative, and some similarly difficult bits from the Gospels – teachings and sayings rather than stories. 601 more words

Children In Church

In Behalf of All Parents Who Bring Noisy Little Children to Church

I’m sorry. I know you are irritated, I can tell by the way you look at our noisy children, the way you look over your shoulders, roll your eyes and at times transfer seats. 305 more words


Being a Parent is Hard Enough, Without Societal Scorn

It really is something that every parent will experience and that every parent dreads.  It’s that simple moment when someone takes something your child said, your parenting style, or even a simple choice to help keep everyone more at peace and someone in society shames you for it. 1,162 more words

Family & Home

How can pigs welcome children to church?

I had the chance to visit St. Mary’s in Baldock recently, and to my surprise I found I was sharing my pew with … a pig! 243 more words

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Baptism case study - "Do we make it easy for them to return?"

Today’s post is written by the Revd. Lucy Davis, from Flitwick Parish Church.

In the last 6 months, 19 children have been baptised in the font at Flitwick Church.  835 more words

Children In Church