Baptism Officiants in Brantford, ON

Gail Malcolm

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Gail Malcolm

Gail is an outgoing, positive person who enjoys all people. She has recently retired from working with social services for over thirty years, working with and for people from all walks of life and in many different circumstances. With a sincere openness to people and their personal beliefs and values, Gail sincerely hopes to facilitate a wedding that will meet all of your hopes and expectations. A great believer in family and friendship as essentials on life's sacred path, Gail will endevour to respond to cultural, personal, and physical needs. With humour, reverence and participation, Gail will strive to make your day a wonderful lasting memory. As a resident of Woodstock she also serves London, St. Thomas, Brantford, Dorchester, Ingersoll, St Marys etc.

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Hilde Atkinson

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Hilde Atkinson

There are few days in a couples life as important as their child welcoming ceremony day and Hilde strives to help you make it exactly what you want it to be. Her years of leadership, mentoring and public speaking experience gives couples confidence when selecting an officiant for their Christening, Baptism or Naming ceremony. She strives to make your guests feel welcome. Every child is unique and every Baptism ceremonies special and different. Hilde is committed to helping you create a personalized and meaningful welcoming child blessing ceremony. No reruns or cookie cutters, it is all about you and your special day!

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Diane Greenhalgh-Vosding

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Diane Greenhalgh-Vosding

A name is the first precious gift you chose for your child and a Baptism/Naming Ceremony is a perfect way to introduce that special new member of your family. Diane is always honoured to be asked to officiate at these heartfelt family occasions. Whether your commemoration is traditional or non-traditional, she will ensure the ceremony reflects the joy and pride you have in your heart for your new son or daughter. Ceremonies can also be designed for older children/adults as they form new family relationships. Diane is looking forward to meeting you and your cherished family!

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Janice Pow

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Janice Pow

Naming, Dedication, Baptism, Christening or Welcoming ceremony - there are so many ways for families to welcome new life into our society. There are traditions that have been handed down through the generations and we can be the creators of new traditions. When a child comes into the world, it is a call for celebration and whether your ceremony is one that has been performed through the ages or something new from your heart – Janice will assist you in realizing your vision of honouring the child in your life

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Beverly King

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Beverly King

Whether celebrating a birth, an adoption or a blending of families, Bev is happy to help you prepare and implement a Baptism ceremony honouring your child or children. Should you wish it, a Christening ceremony or Naming ceremony complete with family and significant others will be respectfully conducted by Bev to acknowledge and embrace those who bring love into your lives, who celebrate your family and who will be important throughout your lives. Bev will bring an open, warm and compassionate nature to your special day. Bev was recently voted the ‘Most Popular New Celebrant in Hamilton’ at the prestigious Wedding Industry Experts 2015 Awards.

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Heather Baer

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Heather Baer

What could be more awe-inspiring than the miracle of birth? Welcoming a new little one into your family is one of life’s greatest joys. Born in Cornwall, she now makes Hamilton her home where she is an English as a Second Language Professor at Mohawk College. Having lived and worked in 3 countries as well as travelling extensively, Heather has a great love of and appreciation for people of different cultures, races, and religions. Heather eagerly awaits the opportunity to officiate a Baptism and/or Naming ceremony for your new little one….or child of any age. The Baptism ceremony can take place in your home or any other venue of your choosing. Let the warmth and caring of Heather make this a memorable and bonding experience for the whole family.

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Marianne Helgers (Hurd)

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Marianne Helgers (Hurd)

Marianne resides in Brantford, but emigrated from the Netherlands as a child. A bonus byproduct is she is fluent in both English and Dutch! She is the mother of three adult sons and nothing would make her happier than to conduct a baptism or welcoming ceremony for someone in your family. She is preparing to retire from her 45-year career in education and is well respected in her field. Marianne is outgoing and always sees the positive in life with a mixture of love, humour and compassion.

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Baptism Stories

It was such a wonderful service. We have received so many compliments from our friends and family about the baptism, many saying it was the best Baptism ceremony they have ever been to. Thank you very much for everything. We will definitely do the same type of service for our future children. Jennifer Dobson

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