Parent Letters from Your Parish
Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor
Item Number: OSVP-X1088View Sample
Returnable within 90 days.
Revised Edition. Keeps families connected to the parish through seven mailings sent at six-month intervals starting right after Baptism and continuing through age three. Letters provide Catholic wisdom, age-appropriate strategies, and timely advice, all in a parent-friendly packet. Every Parent Letters set comes with seven different four-page letters, seven 9 x 12 outer envelopes and seven small gifts:
Mailing #1 (Birth/Baptism) includes a music CD Lullabies and Cradle Songs.
Mailing #2 (6 months) includes a laminated Family Prayer and Babysitting Notes card.
Mailing #3 (1 year) includes a Growing in God's Love growth chart.
Mailing #4 (1 year, 6 months) includes a music CD Toddler Songs.
Mailing #5 (2 years) includes a laminated placemat with colorful animals and mealtime prayers.
Mailing #6 (2 years, 6 months) includes a full-color picture and Story of Jesus.
Mailing #7 (3 years) includes a child's first prayer booklet, Thank You, God!.
Send out the first mailing right after Baptism to welcome new families and then mail one every six months or arrange for parents to pick them up after Mass. Determine the number of baptisms in your parish per year and order a year's supply, one set per family. (©2010)