The joy of seeing a child baptized within a Christening service is very special indeed. Here we are reminded of what it means to be a child of God, to begin a journey towards becoming the fullest human being possible, touched with the divine.
The Church of England has an excellent website with lots of information about baptism. Find out more by clicking on the green tab below.
As a person is baptised we hear an echo of the words below that Jesus heard at his own baptism:
This is my beloved child with whom I am well pleased.
Arranging a baptism at st stephen's
Baptisms can be arranged within or following on from a Sunday service. They can also be arranged outside of these times if needed. Contact Gabriela our administrator, using the green tab below or come along on any Sunday to begin the process or ask any questions.