From time to time I get asked this question and as we’ve been working through a believing and belonging series looking at things like membership, baptism and communion recently I thought it might be helpful to share a few thoughts.
I want to suggest that there are four questions you might want to ask.
- Why is the child taking communion?
- What is your approach to baptism and communion?
- What is your approach to children and baptism?
- Do you practice an “open” or a “closed” table.
Let me explain -you will see that they are interlinked. Continue reading