13 Easter-Friendly Articles for Ministry Now

Grab these free articles, lessons, and activities covering topics from Ash Wednesday to Easter!
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There’s something here for you, your ministry, and the families at your church!

Use these Easter-related articles and resources to share the good news of Jesus. From learning about the importance of Ash Wednesday leading up to the celebration of Easter Sunday, there’s something here for you, your ministry, and the families at your church!

Hover over each picture to read more about each topic. If you find one you like, simply click through!

Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday: How to Participate with Kids

This day is an important reminder of why Jesus died on the cross. Here are a few special activities for kids!

Lent

40 Stories about Jesus that Will Be
Your New Easter Tradition

Help children understand who Jesus is, what He did, and why His death and resurrection matter to us today!

The Easter Storybook
Coloring Pages

These storytelling coloring pages are a wonderful way to help children discover Jesus as our Rescuer, Redeemer, and Friend.

Palm Sunday

Awesome Palm Sunday Activities
for Kids and Families

Help kids prepare for the Easter story with these Palm Sunday crafts!

Hail to the King! Palm Sunday
(Preschool and Elementary Lesson)

Palm Sunday can be big fun for the kids in your ministry with this free lesson!

Meet an Amazing Animal
in the Story of the Triumphal Entry

Use this grab-and-go lesson to bring Jesus’ triumphal entry on Palm Sunday to life.

The Last Supper

The Last Supper
(Preschool and Elementary Lesson)

These activities and games help the story of The Last Supper come alive!

Good Friday

Jesus Is Alive and Sunday Is Still Coming

This remains true: Jesus is still King—even through our isolation, loneliness, struggles, anxieties, fears, questions, and circumstances.

Jesus Dies
(Good Friday Preschool and Elementary Lesson)

Share the Good News that Jesus took our sins with Him to the cross.

Celebrating Jesus: Good Friday Activities
for Kids and Families

With Easter just around the corner, it’s important to remember the reason for the season. Help kids honor Jesus’ sacrifice with these Good Friday crafts.

Easter Sunday

49 Brilliant Easter Games, Crafts, and Activities for Sunday School

Whether you’ve got 5 kids or 500, we’ve got you covered.

Jesus Is Alive! Easter Sunday
(Preschool and Elementary Lesson)

Be prepared for the most highly attended church weekend with this Easter lesson.

8 Downloadable Easter Sunday Activities

Wondering what to do on Easter Sunday? Get this guide and have multiple activities ready to go!

The Easter Storybook Coloring Pages

Need coloring pages for your family or the families in your ministry? We’ve got you covered in our new resource download from Ministry Spark, The Easter Storybook Coloring Pages.
Free Activity

The Easter Storybook Coloring Pages

Need coloring pages for your family or the families in your ministry? We’ve got you covered in our new resource download from Ministry Spark, The Easter Storybook Coloring Pages.
Free Activity

The Easter Storybook Coloring Pages

Need coloring pages for your family or the families in your ministry? We’ve got you covered in our new resource download from Ministry Spark, The Easter Storybook Coloring Pages.
Free Activity
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  Updated on April 21, 2021

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