Lent & Easter Resources for Families

Debbie Gline Allen


Help the families in your congregation to experience Lent and celebrate Easter together in meaningful ways. Here are a few links to get you started:

Lenten Books and Devotions for Children & Families

Lent in a Bag: An Activity for Church or Home

Keeping Lent in Your Household

Creating a Lenten Prayer Space at Home

Mardi Gras/Shrove Tuesday: A Playful Day for the Church

Easter in the Household: Practical Ideas

Eight Ways to Live the Great Fifty Days of Easter

Build a Better Easter Basket

Why Eggs on Easter?  A Christian Answer


Debbie Gline Allen is the part-time Christian Education & Youth Ministry Consultant for the Massachusetts Conference United Church of Christ. She can be reached at glineallend@macucc.org or by calling 508-603-6601.


We invite users of this website to post comments in response to posts published here. In order to maintain a respectful community, we insist that comments be polite, respectful and tolerant of opposing viewpoints. We reserve the right to remove comments that are hostile, hateful or abusive to others, or that constitute personal attacks. In the interest of transparency, we highly recommend that users comment using their full names. For those who feel a need for more anonymity, however, we will allow posts using first names and last initial.

comments powered by Disqus