This site is designed to offer the most excited and revolutionary baptism books for children & students!  The author, Chris Gabbard, has done a phenomenal job of bringing personal stories to life, intertwining scripture to drive the points home, and bring excitement to a child or student who reads these books as they prepare to make the BIGGEST decision of their life. Check out the page tabs above for a brief description of each book available and a a few preview pages for your convenience.

Full-color interactive books for Parents, Pastors, Children & Students!

Taking The Plunge! – A 30-page book great for parents to give to their children or an awesome discussion starter for pastors to give to students before meeting with them about making a decision for Christ

I Took the Plunge! Now What? – I just got baptized! Now what? This 36-page book is a unlike any other book for a child who just accepted Christ and gotten baptized. It helps them learn about what’s next in being a follower of Christ

Taking the Plunge! Student Edition – This 26-page book leads students to make a decision for Christ and take the next step of baptism. This age-appropriate and relevant book helps lead a student to make the choice for themselves and life out their faith. Uniquely designed for grades 7th-12th

Taking the Plunge! (Spanish Edition) – Just like English version, only in the Spanish Language.  30-page fully interactive baptism book

These books have been featured in the following: K! Magazine (2011), Christian Standard Magazine (2012), & Elevate Preteen Leader Conference (2011), North American Christian Convention (2012), International Conference on Missions (2012), & Christ In Youth’s Superstart! National Preteen Conferences (2010-present)

About the Author

Chris Gabbard a Pastor at Compass Christian Church in Colleyville Texas.  Chris’ desire is that children and students would be engaged by these books in making the decision to accept Christ and be baptized and be a committed follower of Christ.  He enjoys baseball, tennis, golf and water sports.  He loves hanging out with kids at church and spending time with his family.  Chris and his wife have a daughter and identical twin boys.

To inquire about Chris speaking at your church or for questions

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