By Susan Langhauser
Congregations have fun numerous rites and rituals as a fashion of commemorating the numerous lifestyles occasions and reports in their participants. by means of blessing anything or an individual, God’s presence is invoked and the sacred is invited into the mundane, the holy into the standard. This e-book bargains pastors and different church leaders a set of ready-made, simply adaptable advantages and rituals for various events. The booklet is split into 4 significant chapters: youngsters, Adults, daily life, and Pastoral Care. It contains benefits and rituals for such events as: welcome right into a domestic or local, receiving a primary Bible, commencement from highschool, receiving a driver’s license, blessing the backpacks and lunch-boxes for a brand new college yr, and puppy funerals. Pastoral care rituals contain such events as grief, misplaced love, anger, and declining healthiness.
Key merits: • offers readers with a resource of benefits and rituals for key moments in congregational individuals’ lives and significant how one can have fun and aid their lifestyles reports and transitions • exhibits readers how the intentional use of benefits and rituals in the congregation is helping disclose to the group God’s presence in each part of life
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Blessings & Rituals for the Journey of Life by Susan Langhauser