It’s hard to believe that Easter is only weeks away. As you prepare your hearts for Holy Week and ultimately for Easter Sunday on March 31, my wife Susan and I pray that the love of Christ will transcend every aspect of your life.

If you are looking for creative ways to share the meaning of Easter with your children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews, Focus on the Family Canada can help! I want to draw your attention to a few books and kid-friendly activities that are perfect for this blessed time of the year.

Happy Easter, Little Lamb!
Little Lamb’s not sure why Easter is so special. Youngsters can join her as she discovers Easter is special because Jesus is alive! Perfect for ages 1+

Resurrection Eggs
Explain the amazing story of Easter with this Resurrection Eggs set! Each egg holds a symbol to help kids take to heart Jesus’ journey to the Cross and beyond. Ages 3+

10 Days of the Easter Story
Anger, fear, surprise, sadness, joy – trace the up and down emotions of various Bible characters to look at the events of Holy Week in a new way. Ages 4+

The Action Bible Easter
From the visually stunning Action Bible series, this Easter collection tells of Jesus’ death and resurrection through the eyes of 25 different witnesses. Ages 8+

Otter B Hopeful
Otter B is discouraged. But Mama reminds him that when Jesus’ friends were sad about his death, God was quietly doing something amazing. Ages 4+ Bonus: this Otter B plush toy is perfect for children to snuggle with as they enjoy the Otter B storybook series!

You can find these and so many more faith-building resources in our online store. I wish you and your family a deeply meaningful Easter. And remember: Focus on the Family Canada is here for you!


Jean-Paul Beran, MA
Focus on the Family Canada