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starting to go to church and being christened at age of 24??? plz help

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frankie1985 Fri 12-Jun-09 20:45:39

hi i'm 24yrs old have a 4yr old son and am pregnant due in 6wks...i wish to be christened and dont know how to go about it plz if you have any tips????

DutchOma Fri 12-Jun-09 21:16:21

Do you go to church at all? If so, speak to the minister/vicar/pastor/elder.
If not start going. Christening won't have a lot of meaning if you are not part of a Christian church.

BetsyBoop Fri 12-Jun-09 22:32:55

if you aren't currently attending a church you can find which is your parish church here (assuming you are in England of course) - you can then make contact with your local vicar & take it from there

You can find more info on baptism here it's aimed at baptising children, but most of it is applicable to adults too.

Geocentric Fri 12-Jun-09 22:37:34

I was 25 when I was baptised (Catholic) - its nice, takes on a special meaning when its a grown-up choice, imo.

livvylouis Tue 16-Jun-09 18:29:23

Hi Frankie I was Baptised last year at the age of 25, along with my two children. Once I became a mum I felt a great sense of thankfulness which prompted me at attend church, I attended for about a year before getting baptised. If you dont already attend a church do so, go along to a family service with your ds. Being baptised along with my children was really special, joining Gods family together.

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