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Easter Ideas

Fun Easter Ideas for Christian Families


I've hunted through tons of Easter ideas from the experts at About.com and put together a whole basketful of fun activities and projects to enjoy with your family at Easter time.

Easter Party Ideas for the Family

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Megan Cooley, About.com Guide to Kid's Parties & Celebrations shares some kid-friendly Easter ideas for throwing a party. From the invitations to the decorations and games, your children will love every minute of this holiday project.

Easter Egg Hunt and Brunch

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Guide to Entertaining, Donna Pilato, knows just what you'll need to host an Easter Egg Hunt for the kids, as well as a festive springtime brunch for the grown ups.

How to Color Easter Eggs

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Family Crafts Guide Sherri Osborn takes the guesswork out of coloring Easter Eggs. She also suggests other creative and fun projects, all involving Easter Eggs.

Coloring Easter Eggs With Kids (Video)

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Kathy Moore for About.com Parenting, demonstrates a simple method for coloring Easter Eggs. No matter your child's age, with these instructions and a few inexpensive ingredients, you'll be all set for making colorful, homemade Easter decorations.

Easter Egg Coloring History

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While you've got the family together, why not learn the history of Easter Egg coloring? Guide to Home Cooking, Peggy Trowbridge Filippone, looks back into the past of this ancient form of art.

How To Dye Red Eggs for Greek Easter

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In the Greek Orthodox tradition, eggs are dyed red to represent the blood of Jesus Christ. Learn how to dye red eggs with onion skins for Greek Easter.

Easter Crafts and Activities

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If you're in search of a few more creative Easter ideas, Family Crafts Guide Sherri Osborn has no shortage of suggestions, with crafts, games, gift projects and other activities.

Free Easter Egg Graphics Frame

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Guide to Graphics Software, Sue Chastain, offers some free Easter graphics to download and use to create party invitations, greeting cards, and other Easter crafts. This particular frame was generously contributed by Barry Meyer, creator of PSPTubez.com.

Bible Verses for Easter

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Are you looking for a particular Bible verse to write in your Easter greeting cards? Or perhaps you'd like to spend part of the Easter holiday reading about the resurrection of Jesus with the whole family. These Easter Bible verses center on the theme of Christ's death, burial and resurrection, and what these events mean to his followers.

Read the Resurrection Bible Story

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Take some time this Easter holiday to read a brief summary of the Bible story about the resurrection of Jesus Christ, with Scripture references, interesting points or lessons to be learned from the story, and a question for reflection.

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