HOW TO MAKE A FIRST COMMUNION BANNER
Authors: Stephanie Baker & Anna Humaydan. Stapled full sized booklet, 32 pages. First Communion is often one of the most enjoyable spiritual experiences in a child s life. It s colorful, it s special, and it s a religious ceremony that focuses on them as they enter the faith community more fully. Parish catechists spend weeks teaching them about the theology of Eucharist and the prayers and songs they need to know for the liturgy. As parents you have been asked to work with your child at home to prepare through discussions about first communion and family prayers and activities. As the date draws near, you also have to plan for your celebration at home, shop for first communion clothes, send invitations to family and friends... AND make a first communion banner with your child! Believe it or not, this is often the most daunting aspect of preparation for parents. As parents ourselves we know this, and so we have written How To Make a First Communion Banner just for you. It s a simple, practical, step-by-step guide to help you make banner making fun and easy. We hope this experience will also be a time for making memories with your child.