Tag : Confirmation

Apologia Talks: The Apostles’ Creed Third Article

Dig into the third article of the Apostles’ Creed with this talk sheet. Continue reading

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Apologia Talks: The Apostles’ Creed Second Article

Dig into the second article of The Apostles’ Creed with this talk sheet. Continue reading

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Apologia Talks: The Apostles’ Creed First Article

Dig into the First Article of the Apostles’ Creed with this talk sheet. Continue reading

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Parenting Point: Confirmation is Not a Declaration of Independence

This Parenting Point encourages parents to continue to explain the importance of faith and not see confirmation as the culmination. Continue reading

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Changing Confirmation

Changing Confirmation

Confirmation has been and is one of our best opportunities to teach our students and their families about our Christian faith and Lutheran heritage, but like many things, may need some tweaking to better fit the needs of the church today. Continue reading

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Confirmation: Not a Beginning or an Ending

Confirmation: Not a Beginning or an Ending

Misconceptions about both the classes before the rite of confirmation and the rite itself abound. This article seeks to correct a few of those misconceptions. Continue reading

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What is Confirmation?

What is Confirmation?

Confirmation is both the rite of the church whereby individuals make a public affirmation of their baptismal faith as well as an educational ministry whereby the church imparts training in the basics of the faith. Continue reading

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Skit: The Apostle’s Creed

Skit: The Apostle’s Creed

Looking for creative ways to teach the Apostle’s Creed? Use these three skits! Continue reading

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Confirmation Practices and Youth Connectedness to Church Life

Confirmation Practices and Youth Connectedness to Church Life

Is there a connection between models and methods of confirmation instruction and continued congregational connectedness of confirmation students after they have been through the Rite of Confirmation? Continue reading

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Youth Ministry Basics: Ch-ch-ch-change

Youth Ministry Basics: Ch-ch-ch-change

On change and confirmation Continue reading

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