As a retired minister Art is experienced in all types of ceremonies.he has extensive knowledge and skill in officiating traditional baptisms and naming ceremonies. Professional, experienced, and highly organized, Art desires to work with couples to ensure your baptism or naming ceremony is creative, unique and memorable. Art's people experience and ready sense of humour will help make your special day an enjoyable one.
It's a wonderful time in each parents lives to have the child Baptized or Dedicated. I my self am a mother of two and had a very difficult time deciding what to do for my children, as our families have different religious and spiritual views. It pleases me greatly to be able to assist parents in finding the right Baptism or Dedication ceremony. Each family and child is unique and beautiful the ceremony you decide upon should reflect these qualities you as a parent or guardian wish to bestow upon your children, and to acknowledge they are a gift and blessing that have been brought into our lives.
Colleen would welcome the opportunity to extend your sphere of love beyond its present scope and officiate your Baptism Ceremony in a peaceful and harmonious celebration. While cultivating love and compassion during one of your most important, precious and spiritual ceremonies she will assist you throughout the planning process. Colleen will work with you exploring ideas and options to customize your Naming ceremony to reflect your unique personality, tastes and style! Drawing from her experience as a Principal Partner in an Event planning company, Colleen will ensure that the utmost attention is paid to detail creating a memorable and stress free ceremony that you, your families and friends will enjoy!
Welcome to the exciting world of being a parent! Parenting is a wonderful, joyous journey. Naming your child is the first step in your journey. The special name you have chosen will define your child on their life experiences. By having a Naming or Baptism ceremony you are calling upon your immediate community for love and support. Stan will guide you through your chosen ceremony which is as unique as you and your child. Raising a son and daughter, and the grandfather of five girls has given Stan the experience you can draw from, and the sense of humor and patience making your ceremony memorable. Stan’s easy going personality makes him approachable and adaptable to any unexpected situation. Stan’s number one parenting law is Love, Love, Love, and Love them some more.
A Baptism or Naming ceremony is a truly remarkable way to welcome a child into the family and community. Emily’s warm and engaging personality creates a calm and relaxed atmosphere for your celebration. Emily enjoys working with the family to create their ideal itinerary, customizing each ceremony to fit them. Her meticulous attention to detail and organization allows her clients to truly enjoy the beautiful memories they are creating.
Peter lives in South Ajax but also spends a great deal of time at his cottage in Gravenhurst. Peter has a special way of making people relax and feel special. He has a calming presence that is comforting. He will put you and your child at ease while you coordinate this monumental event and ensure that everything is exactly what you want. Peter is confident and professional. He will help make your Baptism/Christening/Naming ceremony unique to your personal requests.
Catherine MacLean lives in Whitby. She has a warm embracing and affirming spirit. Though small of stature Catherine carries a booming voice. She provides a warm, gentle atmosphere for any Baptism celebration.As a lawyer Catherine is comfortable combining worlds, ceremonies and traditions. She will conduct naming or spiritual Baptisms and is sensitive to earth based spirituality and First Nations traditions. Families have expressed their appreciation of Catherine for a rite of passage experienced as powerful and moving. Guests describe feeling included in the spirit of the ceremony. It is an honour to bear witness to a families devotion and Catherine holds that honour with reverence.
Michelle considers sharing in a couple's child welcoming ceremony to be a gift given to her. She enjoys offering each couple the Baptism ceremony that reflects their love for their child. She is a deticated experienced pastor. Michelle brings her warmth, compassion and sense of humour to create a relaxed atmosphere in which love can grow and be celebrated. Michelle is comfortable conducting a spiritual Baptism ceremony or a civil Naming ceremony She travels throughout the whole Durham Region.