Jesus tells us that God throws a party when the shepherd finds one lost sheep. We serve a God who parties! Our churches can also be full of the joy of the Lord. Here you’ll find some thoughts about how your church can celebrate what God is doing in our churches through baptism.

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Many congregations give remembrance gifts to the newly baptized and their families.  These gifts may include baby blankets, coffee mugs and other tokens of love.  

Some congregations get more innovative. Check out this shower hanger for the newly baptized to remember everytime they take a bath.