I am about to create For centuries it has been traditional for baptismal fonts to have eight sides.   The first seven sides were meant to represent the seven days of creation.   The eighth side, however, represented God’s ongoing, unending work of creation, both in the world and in each of his people.   When a child is baptized, he or she is baptized into that eighth day—another new creation ready to inherit the kingdom of God! Isn’t that...