How to Explain Lent to a Child. Lent is a time of preparation for Easter, the
Christian holiday that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ, the son of God.
Holy Week is the last week of Lent and the week before Easter; ... Give each child
a crescent roll triangle and explain that this represents the cloth that.
Lent is the 40 days and nights leading up the celebration of Easter, in which
Christians ... Your children trust you to explain important religious meaning to
Jan 31, 2010 ... (Explain each card to the children. Example: Ash Wednesday- What is happening
in this picture? The priest is putting blessed ashes in the ...
As parents of young children know, Lent can seem so “heavy” in comparison to
the .... We can plan our meals carefully, to explain fasting and abstinence.
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Feb 9, 2013 ... Lent begins on Ash Wednesday. It is 40-days of ... This movie is a brief dialogue
between two children on what is Lent and the - created at ...
When it's explained, most adults can grasp the symbolic nature and annual
rhythm of the Christian year. But for the child who is more literal, the interval
Devotions for Lent: a guide for children for the season of Lent, and preparation for
Find Lenten activities for children and many other Lenten resources at ... Explain
that celebrating Reconciliation during Lent is a great way to prepare our hearts ...
Mar 7, 2011 ... preparing for lent- observing lent with children .... she thinks of. sometimes i
struggle with what words to choose to explain to her because it can ...