Supplemental Resources for the book Tending the Garden of Our Hearts: Daily Lenten Meditations for Families

Here are links to a few supplemental resources for Tending the Garden of Our Hearts: Daily Lenten Meditations for Families.

Countdown to Pascha idea photos

Week 1:

printable of quotes from saints for discussion

printable word “forgiveness” for art activity

Week 2:

one resource for printable icon pdfs

Week 3:

printable Jesus Prayer pdf for coloring or decorating

printable copy of St. John Chrysostom’s hourly prayers

Week 4:

link to directions for a simple beaded cross

first (in a series) of cross-focused art

printable logo for “humbleman” activity

Orthodox Pebbles’ Holy Cross printable activities

Week 5:

video about persevering as exhibited in an Olympic event

one way to assemble Blessing Bags for those in need

Week 6:

hammer some flowers or leaves to decorate St. John Chrysostom’s quote on fasting

refresh your memory or learn how to fold a palm cross

Orthodox Pebbles’ repentance printable activities

Week 7:

helpful guide to the services of Holy Week

activity page to help guide focus during a Holy Unction service