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20 January 2016

Resources for Lent and Easter

Resources for Lent and Easter

Lent Resources

Words for Lent
Words for Lent is a lively, fresh and often adventurous approach a series of readings from Luke's gospel, with 40 readings, comments and prayers for the period of Lent.

40 Acts
Do Lent generously with Stewardship.

Work out how much you could save from the item you are giving up for Lent, from The Children's Society who also have weekly reflections available for download.

Count Your Blessings
The 2016 Lent resources from Christian Aid.

Do1nicething Lent
A diary of suggestions for Lent from CARE and other organisations

Why Does Easter Matter?
A DVD based family or group study series for Lent.

2016 Lent course from CTBI

Thirty Pieces of Silver
Biblical reflections on corruption in the shadow of the cross from Paula Gooder theologiam in residence at Bible Society.

Transforming Mission
A Lent study course from CMS.

Why Does Easter Matter?
A DVD based family or group study series for Lent.

Give it up for Lent
Details of a new annual fundraising event from the Church Urban Fund which aims to enliven church and spiritual life.

Reflections for Lent from Church of England
Relevant publications from the catalogue of Church House Publishing

The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book 2016
Is I am with you by Kathryn Greene-McCreight

Cover to Cover Lent study guides
Short paperbacks on aspects of the Christian faith compiled for Lent

Jars of Change
Lent resources from Water Aid - turn your small change into clean water.

Easter Resources

Easter and chocolate facts and figures
A selction of facts about easter and chocolate plus some surveys on attitudes to and knowledge of Easter that you can include in your easter talks compiled by the Evangelical Alliance's information officer.

SGM Lifewords
Video, audio and text resources for a creative approach to your Easter celebrations. Free but donations requested.

Easter Cracked

This is a resource for the whole of the Easter season with ideas for special events, drama, craft and meditations. £11.99 as a printed book or £9.99 for the electronic version.

Tyndale House Easter Videos
Tyndale have produced a series of three short films giving an insight into the experts' evidence for the events of Easter. (scroll down to see the Easter videos)

Easter Teaching Resource
Teaching resource for ages 7 - 11 from CMS and the London Diocese. Free.

Easter in Cyberspace
Resources for easter compiled by Hopewell Methodist Church

The Christian publicity specialists have a range of promotional material specifically for Easter.

Barnabas in Churches
Resources that are ideal for supporting children's work in Church during Lent and Easter.

The Arthur Rank Centre
The Arthur Rank Centre aims to support the mission of rural churches and has produced a number of resources specifically for Lent and Easter.

Table talk for Easter
Table Talk for Easter, a six session game and conversational course, will create the space needed to talk easily about what Easter means to you.

Hope for Easter
Lots of different missional ideas and resources for youth groups and adult small groups.

Relive Easter Church Resources
6 contemporary films that will take you on a journey through the Easter Story.

Resources from the the Methodist Church
Includes prayers for Lent and Easter and a course on exploring spiritual practices.

Bridge Builders
The Story of Easter, a small booklet featuring the Gospel of Luke explains the significance of the death and resurrection of Jesus and is suitable for outreach work in the run up to Easter.

This Church of England initiative has a number of suggestions for Lent and Holy Week .

Messy Easter
Ideas for Easter from the Messy Church movement

The resources listed on this page are not intended to be a comprehensive listing if you think we are missing any excellent resource please let us know at info@eauk.org.

This list is provided for information only and does not constitute recommendation of a particular resource by the Evangelical Alliance.