Celebration of Baptism - General
NEW! Link to “Guided Meditation on Our Baptisms” (for Children and Youth) by Jared Dees in Ave Maria Press
- Link to “Holy Spirit Handprint Dove Craft” from Catholic Icing
- Link to “Holy Spirit Paper Plate Dove Craft” by Catholic Icing
- Link to “DIY Paper Dove YouTube Video” with template
Flowing Water, Uncommon Birth: Christian Baptism in a Post-Christian Culture by Samuel Torvent – A book study with reflection questions at the end of each chapter. Find the paperback or ebook here.
Come to the Water, Little One: My Baptism Board Book by Daniel Erlander and Mary C. Lindberg – This colorful board book is great for parents to use with young children to introduce them to baptism. Find it here.
Come to the Water: An Interactive Baptism Manual for Kids by Daniel Erlander and Rebecca Ninke – Elementary children can draw, color, doodle, and imagine as they learn about baptism. Find it here!
Link to Kids Celebrate Baptism – These pamphlets are great for worship bags or to send home with families. For both pre-readers and young readers
Baptism Stepping Stone Family Event - 6 files for this event
Family Take It Home : A Talk about Baptism (CENetwork Resource)
Water Came Down by Walt Wangerin, Jr. resource for parents
A New Creation Watercolor Project on Baptism (CENetwork Resource) for confirmation students
Link to Vibrant Faith at Home . . . Your Baptism Day – an activity to use at home to celebrate the anniversary of baptism
A Congregational Journey to Reaffirmation of Baptism (M.Flekke) – incorporating baptismal promises into a series of worship services