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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.

Category: Baptism

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No Kidding Around: Forgoing Children in an Era of Climate Change

Scientific consensus tells us that climate change and global warming will cause a potentially unstable future for our planet. Some activists are suggesting it is unethical to bring children into such an uncertain world.

Category: Society

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Adoption 101: A Basic Overview

How many children are adopted each year? What is the adoption process like? What are the associated costs? If you're considering adopting a child into your family, we've got the answers to your most common questions.

Category: Society

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Talking to Your Adult Kids About Your Funeral Wishes

Although it's not a pleasant thought, planning your own funeral is one of the best things you can do for your adult children. Helping them prepare financially and emotionally for your funeral is a great gift.

Category: Funeral

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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.

Category: Baptism

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Tips for Family Unity

New marriage? There are a few things you need to do to ensure your new marriage goes smoothly. From knowing how to communicate properly to properly being able to compromise, here are a few ways to gain family unity.

Category: Society

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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.

Category: Baptism

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How to Include Children From Previous Relationships in a Wedding

In many weddings today, one or both parties have children from prior relationships. Often, couples want to incorporate their children into the wedding. Here are a few ways for your children to participate in the big day.

Category: Wedding Planning

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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.

Category: Baptism

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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.

Category: Baptism

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