One of the interests on my sabbatical leave is looking at children in worship, in particular the ways children are included in the worship service. I have taken note of this already as I have attended different worship services so far on my sabbatical. 615 more words
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We received new members this morning. As the families stood near the altar rail and the Assisting Minister led the prayers, our newest and most energetic member – a little girl of three – stepped onto the kneeling cushions, grasped the rail, and started bouncing on the relatively new (and thick) (and bouncy) cushions. 423 more words
The Nursery of the Holy Spirit: Welcoming Children in Worship, Daniel R. Hyde, Eugene: Wipf & Stock, 2014. Paperback, 69 pages, $13.00 USD.
There are heaps of Reformed books about children, but they typically hone in on just one topic: infant baptism. 614 more words