Easter is coming up quickly, which means jelly beans, chocolate bunnies, and egg hunts! With all the fun festivities, it is sometimes easy to forget the real meaning of Easter. Help your children better understand the importance of the Savior on this special holiday by filling their Easter baskets with Christ-centered gifts! These resources are an easy way to create meaningful traditions with your family that center on the Savior, while still making fun Easter memories together.
Celebrating a Christ-Centered Easter, Children’s Edition
Discover how the people around Jesus during the week of His Crucifixion and Resurrection can lead your family closer to Christ this Easter season. This children's edition of Celebrating a Christ-Centered Easter will guide you through seven meaningful traditions inspired by the people closest to the Savior during His holy week.
This interactive book invites children to get to know various people in Christ's life during those sacred days and to discover the lessons they learned in their encounters with Him. It encourages children to ask what they might have done if they had been there on the days when Jesus was crucified and resurrected. Seven colorful Easter ornaments have been created to accompany each lesson.
Miracles of Jesus
Introduce your little ones to the many miracles Jesus performed during His mortal ministry. Follow along as the new star appears at Jesus’s miraculous birth to His Atonement and Resurrection, His greatest miracle. With simple, engaging text, colorful artwork, and intricate cutouts that reveal portions of the illustrations before you turn the page, Miracles of Jesus is the perfect book for young children to develop a testimony of the Savior as they read it time and time again, by themselves or together with your family. Perfect for Easter!
The Book of Mormon Children’s Journal Edition
The Book of Mormon teaches us about Christ and His many miracles. The Book of Mormon children’s journal is a great way to teach your child the importance of studying about the Savior’s birth, miracles, and Resurrection. This journal includes the full text of the Book of Mormon along with large, wide margins for drawing or taking notes. Especially for children, it also features eight pages of specially-designed, colorful stickers to help children and families mark important verses and stories.
Family Gospel Study Cards
These fun study cards are just what your busy family needs to create a meaningful and engaging family scripture study experience, especially during the Easter season. Charming illustrations on the front keep kids interested and aid in scripture-story recollection. The back of each card features scripture excerpts, short contextual information, and application questions that parents can use to “liken” the scriptures to each family member. Each study card includes a favorite scripture, background information, and three questions targeted for different age groups. Includes 46 individual cards.
My Book of Mormon Friends
My Book of Mormon Friends is a great way to teach little ones about the disciples of Christ in ancient times and how God is consistent with His love for us by sending us prophets and leaders today. Make this a family tradition to learn about some of the great examples in the Book of Mormon during scripture study or on Sundays.
Pair this book with the plush toys and puzzles to keep your little ones focused on the things they learn from the scriptures before, during, and after Easter.