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Stop. Reflect. Listen.

My family and I recently made a retreat to San Antonio, TX visiting Mission Concepción and Mission San José. Henry (aged 7) is usually a bit wiggly in church (although it is my understanding that he is fully participating in the Eucharist albeit in his own 7-year old way). 91 more words

Practicing Our Faith

Small hands and eager eyes

I love the way children receive communion. There was a very young child at the altar last week, his parent teaching him by gently unrolling his fingers so that his open hands might receive the bread. 296 more words

Grace

Πολλοὶ μὲν ναρθηκοφόροι, παῦροι δὲ τε Βάκχοι (VII)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 29/08/16)

THE CHILDREN’S SONG AND DANCE.

(TO BE CONTINUED)

BY G. VAN DER LEEUW

NOTES

111) Cf. G. van der Leeuw, Goden ea JIel/scheli ia Hellas, 1927, 26 sqq. 12 more words

HISTORIC THEMES

Light Painting

There’s an interesting technique in night photography called light painting. You secure your camera on a tripod, set the aperture at about f11, and then set the speed for 10-20 seconds. 761 more words

Christianity

Children, Take Note

A few months back we blogged about children in corporate worship. Our covenant children are a gift from God, and including them in the covenant community during times of worship is important because this is where the Word is preached and the sacraments are administered. 320 more words

Christianity