Christianity Unpacked

Christianity Unpacked – baptism, dedication, and confirmation

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Some Christian parents have their children dedicated  and wait until a person is old enough to decide for themselves before they are baptised during a “believer’s baptism.” Others baptise their children which later on can be followed by confirmation . In this unit you can explore the beliefs and practices surrounding baptism, dedication and confirmation.

Baptism, dedication and confirmation – an overview of the material and lesson ideas

An interactive introduction to baptism  and confirmation

Introduction to baptism

Thinkthrough infant baptism sheet

Two tasks for exploring baptism sheet

Think about infant baptism sheet

Think through infant baptism sheet

Fun activity – a believer’s baptism wheel

Talk about believers baptism prompt sheet

Talk about confirmation prompt sheet

 

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