All this for You

The meaning of baptism in the Methodist Church 

All This for You

All This for You is a pocket-sized book for people who want to think about the meaning of baptism in the Methodist Church. Using vivid images and inspiring prose, it opens up the depths of meaning contained in the signs and symbols of the Methodist Church's Baptism Service.

Beautiful and reflective, it includes:

  • thoughtful text which is easy to read for those not familiar with 'churchy' language;
  • quotes from familiar prayers hymns and choruses;
  • extracts from the Methodist Worship Book to guide the reader through the Baptism Service;
  • an explanation of the Service of Thanksgiving to help parents decide which is more appropriate.

Just 44 pages long and in colour throughout, All This for You is for: 

  • parents of babies or small children, who are considering bring them to be baptized;
  • godparents who are supporting those parents
  • young people and adults who have not yet been baptized but are considering it for themselves
  • all baptized members of the Church, who want to reflect on what Baptism means.

All This for You is available from
Copies cost £3.50 each (PA186)

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