Here’s a round-up of some fun and easy activities you can do with your family during Easter week. Enjoy!
Resurrection Rolls – a fun food demonstration with disappearing marshmallows!
Fingerprint Eggs – if you are sick of dyeing eggs, try painting instead!
Resurrection Eggs – a great way to teach your children the story of Easter, and enable them to share it with others!
Hot Cross Buns – delicious fluffy rolls perfect for little hands to help making!
If you are looking for Easter deliciousness, head over to Bakerlady to find Perfect Deviled Eggs, and other Easter Foods that are Easier than You’d Expect! Happy Easter everyone! He is Risen!
To celebrate all things mathematically round, why not bake up some delicious pies to pay homage to the great calculation that is pi. March 14th is pi (3.14) day! Head over to Bakerlady to see a round up of my favorite recipes on this festive day! They include a delicious dinner Chicken Pot Pie, some berry pies, banana cream pie and even an Oreo ice cream pie! You are sure to find something everyone will enjoy! Happy Pi Day!
Yes. That preview photo is a marshmallow being dipped in melted butter. It’s the beginning of another way we reinforce the meaning of Easter. With Resurrection Rolls. They require just a few simple ingredients, and kids can easily assemble them. You’ll need marshmallows, a tube of biscuit dough, melted butter and some cinnamon/sugar.
2 Corinthians 9:8 And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.
So many times I have heard this passage, usually talking about monetary blessings, physical, tangible things. Which is all great. I totally believe that God wants to pour out blessings into our lives. Today however, this verse touched me at my weakest place, a place of great need in my life. Today, the promise that I will have all that I need, to do whatever God asks of me (good work) is especially welcome news. Cause I’m struggling. I’m trudging thru the same issue I’ve been actively fighting for the past 5 years. Continue reading
Matthew 15:8-9 8” ‘These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. 9They worship me in vain; their teachings are but rules taught by men.
Sometimes it’s easy to say all the right things. “Praise God! I’m blessed! Hallelujah! Thank you Lord. I love you God” Our lips are much easier to discipline than our hearts are. Jesus quoted from Isaiah these words to the Pharisees. These were people who (on the outside) had their faith all together. Not only did they go to church, but they were at the Wednesday night prayer meeting, the Saturday evening service and both services on Sunday. They LOVED following the rules. The more rules, the happier they were because it gave them that many more opportunities to showcase just how spiritual they were. They dressed the right way, talked the right way, walked the right way, even ate their food the right way – but Christ said it was all in vain, because their hearts were all wrong. Continue reading