On Ash Wednesday, set a jar out for each child. Each day they can earn a jellybean of any color. Can't eat them until Easter. On Easter morning, fill the jars to the top with white jellybeans (where they are lacking) to represent the Grace of Christ.
Empty Egg Poem At Easter-time, many fill their plastic eggs with candy or small treats. But an even better egg-filler is nothing. For nothing is precisely what they found in Jesus’ tomb on Easter Sunday! He is alive! He is no longer here!