The season of Lent is a great opportunity to grow in holiness and devotion through prayer, fasting and almsgiving. But how do we help our children grow in their faith and love of the Lord this Lent? If you want your children to better understand Our Lord’s passion, death, and resurrection in an age-appropriate way, check out the resources below. With dozens of activities to choose from, you are sure to find ideas to help your children, grandchildren or students grow closer to Our Lord during this holy season.
Holy Heroes is offering a free e-mail subscription called Lenten Adventure. Each day you will receive an e-mail with fun & educational videos, printable coloring pages & activities, audio prayers & stories, and much more!
The National Catholic Register has an article with a great list of books that have a Lenten or Easter theme. With a mix of devotional books, storybooks, and board books, there are some great options for young readers to learn and grow.
If you are the crafty-type or are looking for some Lenten projects, Catholic Icing has dozens of hands-on activities that will make the Lenten season come alive (no pun intended) for the young people in your life.