Lent 2018: Setting the Table

Welcome to Lent. The exact beginnings of this Church tradition are unknown. The Bible doesn’t mention the season of Lent but we have come to recognize it as the 40 days (ok, 46 days but we don’t count Sundays) before Jesus rises from the grave on Easter morning. And Christians have been participating in Lent for hundreds of years. Lent …

Parent’s Guide to Baptism

Ready to talk to your child about baptism? Here’s some helpful information: Choose a time to talk with your child when you can give them your full attention Let your child ask questions and dig into the answers together Be prepared to jump into the bible (use the references below)   What’s the meaning of baptism? Baptism is the outward …

Baptism

What’s the deal with baptism? After you beginbegin a relationship with Jesus, it starts the process of a life-long relationship with God. That relationship involves a continual process of getting to know Jesus and taking next steps in your relationship. In the book of Acts, baptism was in the Bible, the very first step to reflect this desire in your …