Learning Strategies for "Living Our Baptism"

Celebration of Baptism - General

NEW! 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.

 

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Living Our Baptism - Five Gifts of Discipleship Resources

NEW! Christian Education Network Devotions on the Five Gifts of Discipleship (CENetwork Resource) – Read through these devotions on your own, with a partner, or join our video discussion.

 

NEW!  An Invitation to Reflect Together - Using the Christian Education Network Devotions on the Five Gifts of Discipleship, we invite you to join with others and reflect on what these mean in your own life and in your faith formation ministry

 

NEW! Link to Here We Stand Confirmation Resources   – Did you know that every Here We Stand lesson contains an explanation of how the lesson connects to the five gifts?  Check out the Baptismal Connection in the Prepare section of each lesson.

 

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Living Our Baptism - "Hear the word of God and share in the Lord's supper"

NEW!  Hear the Word of God - an article by the Christian Education Network of the ELCA's president, Rev. Juli Lejman-Guy

NEW! Link to ELCA Explanation of “Hear the word of God and share in the Lord’s supper”

NEW! 52 Weeks of Bible Stories (Pacifica Synod Book of Faith Team) – a resource for families to read the bible together 

NEW! Recommended Bibles by Age List (CENetwork Resource)  

NEW! Link to Spark Bible Bingo – a fun activity to use with your Sunday School class

NEW! Introduction and Link for Milestone Ministry: Bible 

NEW! Link to ELCA Seasonal Bible Studies on Daily Discipleship

NEW! Introduction and Link for Milestone Ministry: Communion 

NEW! Link to Kids Celebrate Holy Communion – Use these pamphlets to help young children understand communion.  For both pre-readers and young readers

NEW! Link for Fed and Forgiven – communion classes and resources for children through adult

 

Living Our Baptism - Seasonal and Thematic

NEW! Link to ELCA Living Our Baptism . . . Youth: Rite of Affirmation Preparation 

NEW! Link to ELCA Living Our Baptism . . . during Pentecost

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Background Readings

NEW! Link to article “Why Infant Baptism?” by Pastor Karen Bates Olson in Living Lutheran

NEW! Link to article “Faith Practices Have Changed!” in Living Lutheran

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