I Am Baptized
Richard A. Jespersen

Price: $15.95

ISBN: 0788012967
Size: 9 x 9
Pages: 40
Baptism is a pivotal occasion for every Christian -- and now you can commemorate its life-changing power with this magnificently illustrated book that captures the sacrament's wonder and symbolism. Richard Jespersen's thoughtful contemplations connect our common experience of water with the sacred meaning of baptismal water, and they are brought to life by Brenda Hermundstad Yirsa's breathtaking illustrations. Including numerous scripture quotations, this creative look at what God has done through baptism will help readers of all ages approach the sacrament with deeper reverence. It's a perfect gift book for any family preparing for baptism -- you'll want a copy for everyone participating!

Richard A. Jespersen is a graduate of Luther-Northwestern Theological Seminary (M.Div.) and North Dakota State University (M.S. in Education, Guidance and Counseling). He was the Central Colorado Regional Director for Lutheran Social Services prior to becoming the pastor of Christ Lutheran Church in Big Sandy, Montana.

Brenda Hermundstad Yirsa is an award-winning artist who draws her inspiration from the environment of central Montana as well as from the activities of her active farm and ranch family. She has exhibited her landscapes and portraits in numerous national art shows, and her work is displayed in various collections throughout the United States.