1. Manhood and womanhood are free gifts from God.
2. Adulthood must be earned.
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Making Disciples is a mentor-based confirmation program that pairs confirmands with adult mentors and guides them through a variety of learning experiences that will strengthen the student's understanding of the faith while connecting him or her with the community of believers in a personal way. It can be used as a stand-alone program, or in conjunction with your current curriculum as a special experiential unit.
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The newly revised edition of this classic course/workbook on confirmation instruction provides its readers with a meaningful approach to living as a Christian in this day and age. It provides youth with insight into the Bible, its origins, and how to use it; into Christian beliefs, understanding God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit; and into the Christian church, its history, and the United Church of Christ as it is today. It also discusses Christianity in action through the work being done by the church.
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A series of lessons on the sacrament of Baptism. Includes a suggested lesson and activity for Confirmands.
To purchase, contact Cindy Bolton at the MACUCC.
Cover a variety of topics
by Martin Copenhaver and Anthony Robinson
The authors composed letters about God, Church, Bible, Vocation, Relationships, Difficult Matters and discuss such topics as faith, doubt, prayer, sex, abortion, race and homosexuality. Additionally they discuss what God and their faith means to them in words that share love and deep hopes of their faith. Could be used to form the basis of a Confirmation curriculum or be given as a gift at the start or close of the Confirmation journey.
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