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Family Lent Resources

02.09.16 | by Stephanie Jackson

    Family Lent Resources

    Family Lenten Resources

    Lent gives your family an entire forty day season to remember Jesus is best. We fill our busy lives with candy, toys, sports, extra curricular activities, video games, television--you name it. During Lent, we remember the happiness we find in those things is temporary. Jesus says, “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also" (Matthew 6:19-21). Every toy your child has will one day lie in a junk yard. The treasure of this earth makes us happy, but that happiness is temporary. During Lent we stop filling our lives with temporary happiness and make more room for Jesus. – Jared Kennedy

    Mission Accomplished by Scott James

    Rediscover the greatest rescue mission in history with your children. Spend the week before and after Easter walking with Jesus through the suffering of the cross, the joy of resurrection, and the beginning of Christianity. Each of the fourteen devotions takes just ten minutes and is suitable for children of all ages. Included are family activities and hymns to help your family remember and apply the truth that Christ is risen indeed!

    Forty Names of Jesus: A Lenten Devotional For Families

    This guide is a devotional study of the names and titles of Jesus found in the Old and New Testaments for families with children ages 5-10.

    Holy Week Family Devotional

    This week long resource includes: A lenten candle wreath, a call to give up something for the week as a family (Fast), a daily reading, song and prayer.

    A Jesus Easter Tree

    This resource is 17 days total (to complete over 44 days), each day includes: scripture reading, prayer, an artistic picture to hang on a branch, and a way you can live out the passage from the day.

    Jesus Storybook Bible Reading Plan

    This one is for 2013 but, can be adapted to use this year. This resource uses the Jesus storybook Bible during each day of Lent.

    Easter Week Devotional

    This Devotional is a day by day guide for families to use during Easter Week. 

    Lent Color Pages