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Resurrection Eggs Easter Lesson
Prepare Easter eggs according to the directions. Buy crescent rolldough and large marshmallows.
To teach children the meaning of the Resurrection.
Beautiful Savior, Children’s Songbook pg 62-63
Matthew 28:6 “He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see theplace where the Lord lay.”
Watch the video “The Lamb of God.” You can get it from churchdistribution. If you do not have the video you can watch this one on You Tube thatsomeone put together with clips from the Lamb of God:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kDBx7vIdTW0
Read the quote by Elder Joseph B. Wirthlin. Bear testimony to yourchildren that Christ was crucified and that He rose on the third day and that Helives!
There are two ways you can do this activity. You can save the eggs anduse them as a countdown to Easter opening one each day (this year, 2009, youwould begin on April 1
). Or hide the eggs around the room, have the children findthem, then open them in order reading the scriptures in each and discussing whateach item in the eggs represent.
Jesus Has Risen, Children’s Songbook pg 70
Resurrection Rolls (see recipe)