Walking with Jesus Through Lent and Easter A Visual Pilgrimage for Families and Churches by Murray McBride

Walking with Jesus Through Lent and Easter A Visual Pilgrimage for Families and Churches

Written by Murray McBride
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Walking with Jesus Through Lent and Easter A Visual Pilgrimage for Families and Churches by Murray McBride

This title provides flexible resource for all ages, from seven to adult. It is ideal for church groups, schools, individuals and families. It uses photocopiable daily footsteps concept to stimulate imagination and promote a reflective response to the story of Easter. Each day includes Bible passage with key verse(s) in full; a short exposition of the passage; stimulants for prayer and reflection; a reflective picture to colour and a prayer. This title also includes hints and tips for using the material with children, families, and individual adults, a scene setting section about Lent and more. It is suitable for clergy; children's work leaders; parents; lay ministers responsible for all-age worship and all those seeking to share the story of Easter with children. Walking with Jesus through Lent and Easter follows on from Walking with Jesus through Advent and Christmas by picking up the story of Jesus' adult ministry. It is inspired by the storytelling power of stained-glass, the seven weekly themes are designed to enable a chunk of time to be spent on different aspects of Jesus' ministry (such as his miracles or parables). Each week contains five days worth of material. In the final week the daily reflections go all the way through to Easter Day.


From The Good Bookstall -February 2010 The Introduction has careful instructions on how to use this book, then comes the First Part called 'Setting the Scene for the journey


-based children's groups, the hope is that while working through this book together all ages will grow in knowledge and faith. Reviewed by Mary Bartholomew

About the Author

Murray McBride worked as an evangelist with the Church Army for over ten years before being ordained. He then worked in parish ministry in Lincolnshire and Cumbria before becoming a chaplain with the Royal Army Chaplains Department and has served on operations both in Iraq and Afghanistan. His published books include Walking with Jesus through Advent and Christmas (Barnabas 2005) and Living Church (Barnabas 2006).

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112 pages


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Barnabas an imprint of BRF (The Bible Reading Fellowship)

Publication date

1st November 2009



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