Effective sacramental preparation is important to introducing the child to Jesus personally and knowing that Jesus is truly present in the Eucharist.
The child and parents' experience of First Communion at the parish is also vital. First Communion is a special Moment of Grace, when we have the opportunity to impact their relationship with Christ and the church, and draw them into more active participation.
One powerful way to deepen the connection with the parish and the sacraments is to personally present a treasured 1st Communion Bible. Click here for Best Practices >