Aspley Evangelical Church, Nottingham, practices adult baptisms by total immersion. The pastor, Martin Clowes, explains what baptism is and why we do this as we see four people getting baptised. We don’t currently make Gowns quite this big!
As part of All Saints Church’s 800th anniversary year in Paston it is holding a weekend celebrating the first time many people go to church – their christening (baptism) service. On September 15 and 16, christening gowns and memorabilia associated with having a child christened will be on display along the lines of the wedding … “Christening event is part of church’s 800th anniversary celebration”
A Methodist minister surprised holidaymakers this week when she baptised a toddler in the sea at Weymouth beach. Stephanie Jenner of the United Church Dorchester, dipped 16-month-old baby Lola Green into the ocean on Monday, with proud mother Hanna Young and Lola’s godparents looking on. Around 30 people were present for the unconventional baptism on … “Making a splash: Methodist minister baptises 16-month-old toddler in the sea “