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Baptism Matters

Last Thursday, we had a brilliant day’s training on Baptisms with Sandra Millar, Head of Projects and Development for the Archbishops’ Council.

You can follow the day by looking at the… 438 more words

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To Parents & Members

Winding down a busy weekend, I was thinking about one of the  two churches I visited for the first time this weekend, assisting with funerals.  As a regular blogger, I am always looking for interesting topics to share with my readers.   361 more words

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Ministry With Under-5s Day: further resources

Last Saturday, we had a wonderful day on Ministry With Under-5s.  As part of it, I did a whistle-stop tour through the idea of Pray and Play corners – my slides are below, if anyone would like to share the presentation or be reminded of what was covered. 217 more words

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Five-Finger Prayer

There are dozens of versions of this prayer out there – it’s an easy way to involve children physically in prayer, and works with anyone from toddlers to pre-teens (and sometimes even teens). 57 more words

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Baptism Box

This is a wonderful, simple idea from Ruth Harley at All Saints’ Church in High Wycombe, for helping children aged 3-10 prepare for baptism.

It could also be used with older siblings who will be attending the baptism of a new baby brother or sister.

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Why Did We Bother Going to Church Today?

Some Sunday mornings are blessed with quiet children, happily coloring or munching on snacks while listening to the sermon, a sleeping baby, and a toddler who wants to go to the nursery. 233 more words

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NUGGETS

on the ministry of faith formation with children

THE SUNDAY PAPER’s Editorial for the Fall 1 season

The Sunday Paper’s Editorial Page began, decades ago, as a hand-typed paper document, photocopied and enclosed with the paper copies of The Sunday Paper and/or The Sunday Paper Junior issues sent out seasonally by mail.

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