Faces of Easter


The Lenten story for Haven Kids is the Godly Play story series called "Faces of Easter". In this story, Jesus' life is traced through 7 key stories that represent facets of Jesus' identity and work. I've told this story for many years, to children and adults and every time I tell this story I am full of wonder for some new part.

This year, I am using images created by Peruvian artist Marco Gomez. They are beautiful, but also highlight different places of meaning in the stories for me. At the last Sunday gathering, the children heard the story of Jesus' temptation in the wilderness. I've been meditating on the humanity and the divinity portrayed in the plaque from that story and wanted to share the picture with you: