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Description
In this Easter Egg Hunt, Bible references are used as clues for youth to find the Easter Eggs.

Materials

  • Colored, blown out eggs
  • Rolled up paper notes with Bible references as clues – one in each egg. Bible reference ideas can be found below:

 

The following clues could be used to reference common things or places around the house.

1 Kings 6:7 – hammer, chisel, iron tool = tool box; 2 Chronicles 24:10 – Chest; 2 Kings 2:20 – Bowl of salt; Genesis 47:31 – Head of Bed; Ezekiel 12:7 – Backpack or suitcase; Mark 4:38 – Cushion; 2 Samuel 12:3 – Cup; Ecclesiastes 12:12 – Books, study; 2 Kings 23:24 – book; Acts 13:25 or Exodus 3:5 – Sandals = shoes; John 13:5 – Towel and Basin; Jeremiah 48:12 – pitcher; Acts 9:25 – Baskets; Daniel 5:5 – Hand, Plaster Wall, Lampstand; Deuteronomy 25:13 – Bag; Deuteronomy 8:3 – Bread; Dueteronomy 11:15 – grass; Ecclesiastes 12:3 – Window; Exodus 12:7 – doorframes; Exodus 2:3 – Basket; Exodus 26:2 – Curtains; Exodus 32:32 – Book; Exodus 9:8 – Ashes = fireplace; Ezekiel 16:9 – Bath; Genesis 14:23 – Thread = sewing kit or sewing machine; Genesis 24:17 – Jar; Genesis 37:3 – Robe; Genesis 44:12 – Cup; Isaiah 14:23 – Broom; Isaiah 40:13 – Bucket, Scale; Jeremiah 2:22 – Soap; Jeremiah 23:29 – Hammer; Job 19:23 – Book; Job 6:6 – Salt; John 13:4 – Towel; Judges 5:25 – Bowl; Leviticus 6:20 – flour; Luke 14:27 – cross; Luke 4:4 – Bread; Luke 5:24 – couch; Mark 14:4 – Perfume; Mark 15:36 – Sponge; Mark 6:39 – Grass; Matthew 10:38 – Cross; Matthew 15:27 – Table; Matthew 16:18 – Rock; Matthew 16:19 – Keys; Matthew 19:24 – Needle; Matthew 22:19 – Coin, portrait, inscription; Matthew 23:25 – Platter; Matthew 26:7 – Perfume; Matthew 5:13 – Salt; Matthew 6:6 – Closet, door; Proverbs 1:14 – Purse; Proverbs 17:22 – Medicine = medicine cabinet; Proverbs 24:13 – Honey; Psalm 90:4 – time = clock or calendar; Psalm 119:105 – Lamp; Psalm 139:18 – Sand; Psalm 144:1 – Rock; Psalm 23:15 – Table; Psalm 52:2 – Razor = bathroom; Psalm 60:8 – Shoe; Ruth 2:14 – Bread; Ruth 4:8 – Shoes; Zechariah 6:1 – Chariot = car?; James 1:23-25 – Mirror

Variations
Instead of blown out hollow eggs, write the Bible reference on the egg or use plastic eggs.

What to do
Hide the eggs out of sight in the locations indicated by the clues.
Give the youth one clue to start that leads to one of the hidden eggs.
Each egg then reveals the clue to the next egg. You can also use teams of youth and color the eggs by team or have completely different sets of clues and locations. You can add additional slips of paper as vouchers for a prize or mark some of the eggs as special prizes for youth.

Take it to the Next Level
In many ways the Bible is like a treasure hunt. Found within its verses are many clues to live life to its greatest potential both in our relationship with God and with others. Unlike this hunt, youth need to read the verses in context to get a better understand of what it is talking about.

Scripture
The Bible, God’s Wisdom or righteous living is often referred to as treasure
Proverbs 2:4; Proverbs 10:2; Proverbs 15:6; Matthew 6:20-22; Matthew 13:43-45; Matthew 13:52; 2 Corinthians 4:7; Colossians 2:3

 

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