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Quick Tips for Planning Your Child’s Baptism

Baptism is a symbolic affirmation of one's faith - and for children, a cleansing of original sin and introduction to the church. But there's a lot more that goes into child baptism than one might think.

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Alternatives to Traditional Christian Baptism

Many new parents baptize their newborn children. But if you aren't religious or don't connect with standard baptism, here are some other alternatives that many couples use to celebrate the arrival of their child.

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How to Host a Baptism Reception

Are you putting together a baptism reception for your baby? Or possibly an adult who recently decided they'd like baptism? There are more things to consider than you'd think. Check out this handy baptism reception guide.

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Name Celebration: An Alternative to a Religious Baptism

Looking for an alternative way to honor your little one other than traditional baptism? A name celebration has all of the celebratory aspects of religious baptism without any unwanted religious connotations.

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Gifting Etiquette for a Baptism

If you've never been to a baptism, you may not know whether to bring a gift. With gifting common at many baptisms, there is also etiquette to be followed. Here are some tips for proper gift etiquette at baptisms.

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How to Get Baptized

Are you planning on having you or a loved one get baptized soon? There are some common steps you'll probably need to go through, depending on the specifics of the baptism. Here are the ways you can prep for baptism.

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Proper Etiquette for a Guest at a Baptism

If you're attending a baptism for a family member or friend, it's important to observe proper etiquette. If you're unsure of what to do, check out this guide on how to conduct yourself at a baptism ceremony.

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How to Keep a Baby Calm During a Baptism

For many parents, getting their baby baptized is an important spiritual ceremony. But babies can become confused or upset during the ceremony. Check out these tips to minimize fussing and crying from the little one.

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How Christenings Have Changed Since You Were Christened

Christenings have changed over the years. People are less religious than in the past, christenings gowns are not as popular, and christenings are more casual than years past. Here are some other ways they've changed.

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Celebrating Your Child’s Baptism

If you're getting your child baptized, you'll definitely want to celebrate with friends and family afterward. Consider these exciting post-baptism festivities to commemorate the memorable and exciting day. 

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