Lent & Easter Resources

Lent & Easter Resources

Here is our list of suggested resources for 2022. We will be updating it every couple of days so check back soon.

Easter Craft on Pinterest

Easter Craft on Pinterest

Rev Sandy Brodine from Melbourne collects LOTS of art and craft ideas on her Pinterest site.  She has a number of boards related to Lent, Holy Week and Easter. You may need a free Pinterest account to see them. Here is Sandy's page.  Look for the boards with Lent,...

Circle of Grace

Circle of Grace

Jan Richardson's book of seasonal blessings Circle of Grace is has a stunning set of reflections for Lent and Easter. WILL YOU MEET US For Ash Wednesday Will you meet us in the ashes, will you meet us in the ache and show your face within our sorrow and offer us your...

Instrumental Music

Instrumental Music

David Macgregor, UCA minister and songwriter, has written some wonderful instrumental piano pieces through and since this time of COVID. As well as recording the pieces David has published some of the music. This music evokes a range of emotions, and would be...

Lent Event 2022

Lent Event 2022

What could you give up for Lent? UnitingWorld's annual Lent Event commences 2 March 2022. For forty days, walk in the footsteps of Jesus practising compassion, generosity and justice. Give or take up something in solidarity with those who live with less and raise...

ABM Study and Devotional Resources

ABM Study and Devotional Resources

Repairing the Breach is an excellent seven part study series from the Anglican Board of Mission exploring what it means to be people of healing in a broken world. ABM says "Written by a community of friends for a people of mission – and illustrated with stunning...

I Remember – Holy Week

I Remember – Holy Week

A reflection for 10 voices 1. I remember being jostled along by a huge crowd, people shouting, going crazy. I couldn’t quite see who was making things so wild. 2. I remember hearing people praising God, singing their hearts out. I was shaking all over, almost feeling...

“40” by Si Smith

“40” by Si Smith

"40" is a remarkable book and/or movie by UK artist Si Smith. There are forty images, one for each day of Jesus' forty days in the wilderness. While the cartoon images are simple, the unfolding visual narrative is extraordinarily poignant. The movie can be used as a...

Peter’s Denial

Peter’s Denial

"Every Single Stone" is a powerful song about Peter's denial of Jesus, written and sung here by Leigh Newton. The song sounds like it is from a musical production. Complex, compelling. A wonderful Maundy Thursday reflection. Every single stone’s a broken stone 
 Each...

Lumo Videos

Lumo Videos

The Lumo series are just sensational. The four gospels presented on video, with actors who actually look like they are Middle Eastern. The Scripture text is narrated while the actors speak in local language. And they're all on Youtube. You can also but the DVDs. I've...

A Holy Moly Easter

A Holy Moly Easter

Holy Moly is an excellent series of animated Bible stories suitable for all ages from Sparkhouse in the US. Holy Moly is actually a Christian education curriculum for children The videos work well across age groups. Holy Moly uses vocal sounds instead of language to...

Building Faith – Lent

Building Faith – Lent

BuildFaith is a rich resource for lifelong faith development from Virginia Theological Seminary in the US. Here is a portal to resources for Lent. Materials for preaching, Christian education, personal reflection, art and craft, reflection in nature, and more.

“Where Your Heart Is” An Illustrated Devotional

“Where Your Heart Is” An Illustrated Devotional

"Where Your Heart Is: An Illustrated Devotional" from the folks at Illustrated Ministry. This  intergenerational resource is a hybrid devotional/coloring book. Where Your Heart Is: An Illustrated Devotional includes seven weekly devotions for all ages, as well as...

“Life to the Brim” Song

“Life to the Brim” Song

Andrew Dutney's song Life to the Brim was written for the 2012 national Assembly meeting of the Uniting Church. It is made available here with his permission. Life to the Brim (download PDF music score) Life to the Brim mp3 Audio file. Right-click or control-click to...

“Full to the Brim” from A Sanctified Art

“Full to the Brim” from A Sanctified Art

Full to the Brim is the Lenten series from A Sanctified Art, a small US collective providing excellent word, music, and art resources for worship, devotional life and learning. This is a bundle of 11 multimedia ministry resources for the season of Lent–Easter,...

“What is Lent” Video?

“What is Lent” Video?

Here is an amusing and informative video from the United Methodist Church in the US from the infamous "Chuck Knows Church". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ui5kCSdXD2Q    

About The Author

Craig Mitchell

Craig Mitchell is Presbytery Minister: Church Development with Port Phillip East Presbytery.

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