What a day!
What a CELEBRATION!
And what a way to usher in
the ending of our fast and the Easter weekend!
Michael was baptized at the Student Ministries beach baptism
Juno Beach, 3/27/13
It was chilly!
64 degrees with a 10mph wind.
Pastor Todd said this group was the first Christ Fellowship Polar Bear Club! 🙂
But it was a special evening!
How special to share this significant step with people who have supported Michael and spoken into his life so consistently from elementary school on!
How special to be able to be out in the ocean with him! even though it was cold!!
How special to hear Pastor Tom encourage all those who were being baptized that they would influence their generation for Christ!
How special to have youth pastors who brave the chilly temps and high waves not just for Michael, but for all the kids who followed Christ in baptism yesterday!
How special to have those youth pastors speak into Michael’s life and encourage him. Michael says he’s being spoiled. 🙂
How special for Michael to have his friends support him in this part of his journey!
How special to have our friends share our celebration in person and in spirit!
How special to have a life group leader support Michael in spirit, and speak encouraging words into Michael on his special day.
How special to hear students worshipping unashamedly and singing praises to our God on the beach!
How special to have one of our friends take pictures for us!
How special to have Tim take part in baptizing Michael, and seeing Nathan’s joy for his brother!
How special to have Michael experience the joy of obedience. Every time he watches the video he celebrates!
“I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.” 3 John 1:4