Seeing the Joy of Easter

  1. 1.

    I like the smell of flowers!

    They are so pretty!

  2. 2.

    Is everyone excited for Easter?

    Sort of.

    Not really.

  3. 3.

    I thought you two enjoyed holidays.

    We do! My favorite holiday is Christmas.

    It’s my favorite too! I love getting presents.

  4. 4.

    Why aren’t you excited for Easter?

    Easter is a sad day. It’s about when Jesus died.

  5. 5.

    Do you remember what happened on Easter Sunday?

  6. 6.

    I know! Jesus came back alive!

    And we can come back alive too.

  7. 7.

    That’s right. Easter is a happy holiday when we celebrate Jesus’s Resurrection.

  8. 8.

    I love Easter.

    Me too.

Easter Footsteps

Jesus Christ did important work at special places in the days before He was crucified and resurrected. Follow the footsteps to find out where He went and what He did.

Jerusalem illustration(click to view larger)

Illustration by Adam Koford

1. Jesus taught people on a hill called the Mount of Olives.

2. Jesus rode into Jerusalem on a donkey. Many people were happy to see Him.

3. Jesus healed sick people at the temple.

4. In the Garden of Gethsemane, Jesus prayed to Heavenly Father and suffered for our sins.

5. Jesus was crucified.

6. Jesus was resurrected.