Category: holidays

Good Friday Recipe

Eat something you’ll feel better. Lentil Soup 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 cup finely chopped onion 1/2 cup finely chopped carrot 1/2 cup finely chopped celery Salt to taste Sauté in a large pot. 1 pound lentils, picked and rinsed 1 cup peeled and…

Good Friday Activity

Just spend some time today with God.  Praying, meditating, just being with Him.   Peace be with you.

Good Friday Introduction

The Last Friday before Easter Because Christ also suffered for sins once, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring you to God; being put to death in the flesh, but made alive in the spirit. 1 Peter 3:18 This is the day…

Holy Thursday Recipes

Deviled Eggs 12 eggs Put eggs in a saucepan and cover with enough water that there is one inch or so of water above the eggs. Bring to a boil and then let boil for 10 minutes.  Drain and refrigerate until cool.   ¼ …

Holy Thursday Activity

Hold a Passover Seder There is a Christian way to hold a Passover that incorporates the Last Supper as well.  This is my adaptation, feel free to make your own. You will need (for each person): Bitter herbs – such as horseradish Parsley Piece…

Holy Thursday Introduction

Passover The Last Supper The Thursday before Easter Sunday  He took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it, and gave to them, saying, “This is my body which is given for you. Do this in memory of me.” Likewise, he took…

Spring Equinox Recipes

Hot Cross Buns 2 cups Milk Heat stirring constantly until warm about 110F. 1 package (2 1/4 Teaspoons) Active Dry Yeast Sprinkle over previous. 4 cups Flour ¾ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons salt ¾ cup sugar ½ cup extra…

Spring Equinox Introduction

March 21  For, behold, the winter is past. The rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth. The time of the singing has come, and the voice of the turtledove is heard in our land. The fig tree ripens her green…

Spring Equinox Activities

Baby Shower for Creation Sounds a little weird but as a Spring Equinox party you could have a baby shower.  All of Creation is coming back to life and, in essence, giving birth to the next generation in the forms of flowers to fruits…

Lent Introduction

Ash Wednesday to Easter  For God didn’t send his Son into the world to judge the world, but that the world should be saved through him. John 3:17 Happy Lent!  Yes, I do mean Happy Lent.  Lent is one of the most misunderstood of…