Christening event is part of church’s 800th anniversary celebration

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”

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Making a splash: Methodist minister baptises 16-month-old toddler in the sea 

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 “

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