We approach this new season with a lightness in our hearts. New life comes up from the ground as new flowers begin to show their faces. The air is warmer and we enjoy outside more. We open the windows to breath in fresh air and thankful for the brightness around us.
Where we have fun at Christmas while we celebrate His birth, the celebration of His rising at Easter brings us all new life, new hope and the strength to carry on. Even if you are not a believer in Christ, the understand of what it means is somewhat familiar to all. It is fun to share the newness of life about the resurrection and be able to relate it to children with the newness of spring.
New flowers who have been dead all winter are not waking up to new life parallel with the resurrection story. The trees and bushes coming back to life with the new leaves of new life.
New wildlife babies are born representing the newness of life as created by our Father in heaven.
Then there are those who love to decorate their home to show a newness of life or the welcoming of spring, like door wreaths.
This pair of purple house finches are the first to visit my feeder this year. They are really pretty.
I also like to show off some of my mothers fun Easter stuff as it makes me smile and remember the fun parts of her. The silly waving rabbit family I painted for her when I was in college.
So while Easter is a celebration that should never be taken lightly for its true meaning, we can enjoy the newness of spring as it also bring us new life and new hope for the coming year. And as you take in the new life, let it send out kindness roots that spreads kindness seedlings wherever it goes.
3 thoughts on “The Fun Side of Easter”
you shared such beautiful pictures and each one made me go Wow. Thanks for the mood uplifter. It helped as I was reading so much about things around the world unfold around covid and while a few friends kept updating on the baddest of things happenning and all that. and when I read your post, i smelt freshness and it was like a cold glass of water on a hot moist day. Thank you and be blessed as you serve Him.
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You are so very kind. Thank you. I am glad I made His water refresh you a bit. Be blessed.
Aw, thank you for this post, I’m feeling the love of Easter’s meaning and hope of spring!
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