About the Family Medallion®
THE FAMILY MEDALLION® BAPTISM OR BLESSING CEREMONY
It was said of old, "There is a light that lights the way of everyone who comes into the world." It is the light of hope, God's gift of new life that, like a burned out flame that catches fire anew every time a child is born.This blessing ceremony also includes baptismal resources for use in those religious traditions that baptize children.
Below is a brief ceremony outline. The complete ceremony comes free with each Jewelry order
The Family Medallion® Baptism or Blessing Ceremony
INTRODUCTIONEvery child born into this world is precious. Those of us gathered here today...
READINGThe miracle of children can be expressed in a thousand ways. In the New Testament we find in these words: "At that time the disciples came to Jesus saying, 'Who is the greatest in the family of God?...'"
RECOGNITION OF FAMILYIn a world where powerful forces divide and tear the human family apart, it is significant that the powerlessness of a child is that which brings us together...
THE ACT OF BAPTISM(OPTIONAL)
Water is a symbol for all that is holy in life. It represents nourishment, growth...