The steps in making Resurrection Cookies briefly retell the Easter story of Jesus’ death and resurrection. My friend told me about these last year (Thank you, Karen!) but we never got around to making them. I thought it would be a fun tradition to begin and something to make our Easter celebration special. The cookies stay in the oven over night, so it would be perfect to open the oven on Easter Sunday, “on the first day of the week, at early dawn” for your surprise!
The white color of the mixture reminds us that we are washed clean and “white as snow” because of Jesus’ death on our behalf…
Do you want to make Resurrection Cookies?
We found the recipe for these cookies in A Family Lenten Devotional Guide: The Word Became Flesh by Faye Maynard. You can read about it here.
Here is a recipe for Resurrection Cookies with printables from Motherhood On A Dime.
“Why do you seek the living among the dead? He is not here, but has risen!” Luke 24:5-6
“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to His great mercy, He has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead to an inheritance that is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading…” 1 Peter 1:3-4