Countdown to Easter
April 2023

“Countdown to Easter,” Friend, Apr. 2023, 8.


Countdown to Easter

Friend Magazine, 2023-04 April

The week before Easter, do an activity each day to follow Jesus. Then color in the footprint. Start with footprint 7.

7: The people celebrated and honored Jesus at Jerusalem (see Matthew 21:6–11). Sing a song you like about Jesus.

6: Jesus visited the temple (see Matthew 21:12–16). Draw a picture of the temple.

5: Jesus taught us to love others(see Matthew 22:36–40). Make a card for someone you love.

4: Jesus taught the gospel using stories called parables (see Matthew 25). Share your favorite scripture story with someone.

3: Jesus blessed the sacrament (see Matthew 26:26–28). Read the sacrament prayers in Doctrine and Covenants 20:77, 79.

2: Jesus healed the sick (see Matthew 14:14, Luke 4:40). Call or visit someone who is sick or needs a friend.

1: Jesus prayed to Heavenly Father (see Matthew 26:39). Pray to thank Heavenly Father for your blessings.

Easter Sunday: Read 1 Peter 1:3. Remember the Savior as you celebrate today!