2 Corinthians 5:17 Anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun! (I thought this Bible reading was perfect for the butterfly life cycle)
Butterfly Life Cycle Snack
Ingredients: lettuce and marshmallows (eggs on a leaf), celery, peanut butter, pretzels, green olives (caterpillar), lasagna noodles (chrysalis), gum drops (butterfly)
"Eggs on a Leaf"- marshmallows on lettuce
"Caterpillar"- spread peanut butter on celery, break pretzels for the legs, green olives for the eyes. The caterpillar represents Jesus here on Earth.
|"Chrysalis"- lasagna noodle wrapped around the caterpillar. The chrysalis represents the tomb.|
"Butterfly"- peanut butter to hold the gumdrop to the pretzel. The butterfly represents the resurrection into Heaven.
|Friends came to help us do the snack!|
|It took a lot of concentration...and eating:)|