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Cool Easter Cookie Recipe - very neat

Discussion in 'Fitness, Health & Nutrition' started by tuffy, Mar 28, 2002.

  1. tuffy

    tuffy New Member

    Hi. I didnt write this myself, but received it in email. Its actually pretty cool.

    RECIPE: Resurrection Cookies !

    Read the whole recipe before beginning... try to do together Saturday
    night before Easter Sunday.

    Preheat oven to 300 degrees

    Ingredients: You need:
    1 cup whole pecans Mixing bowl
    3 egg whites Wooden spoon
    1 cup sugar Bible
    1 tsp. vinegar Zipper baggy
    1 pinch of salt Wax paper
    Cookie sheet

    Place pecans in the baggy and let the children beat them with the
    wooden spoon to break into small pieces. Explain that after Jesus was
    arrested, He was beaten by the Roman soldiers. Read - John 19:1-3 to

    Let child smell the vinegar. Put 1 tsp. into mixing bowl. Explain
    that when Jesus was thirsty on the cross, He was given vinegar to
    drink. Read - John 19:28-30

    Add egg whites to the vinegar. Eggs represent life. Explain that Jesus
    His life for us life.
    Read - John 10:10-11

    Sprinkle a little salt into each child's hand let them taste it then
    brush the rest into the bowl. Explain that represents the salty tears
    shed by Jesus followers, and the bitterness of our own sin...Read - Luke


    So far the ingredients are not very appetizing. Add 1 cup sugar.
    Explain that the sweetest part of this story is that Jesus died
    because He loves us. He wants us to know and belong to Him. Read -
    Psalm 34:8 and John 3:16

    Beat with mixer on high speed for 11-15 minutes until stiff peaks are
    formed. Explain that the color white represents the purity in God's
    eyes of those whose sins have been cleansed by Jesus. Read - Isaiah1:18
    and John 3:1-3

    Fold in broken nuts. Drop by tsp. onto waxed paper-covered cookie
    sheet. Explain that each mound represents the rocky tomb where Jesus
    body was laid. Read - Matt. 27:65-66

    Put cookies sheet in the oven. Close door and turn oven OFF. each
    child a piece of tape and seal the door. Explain that Jesus tomb was
    sealed. Read - Matt. 27:65-66

    Go to bed !

    Explain that they may feel sad to leave the cookies in the oven
    overnight. Jesus followers were in despair when the tomb was sealed.
    Read - John 16:20 and 22

    On Resurrection Morning open the oven and give everyone a cookie !
    Notice the cracked surface and take a bite. The cookies are hollow !
    On the first Resurrection Day Jesus followers were amazed to find
    the tomb open and empty. Read - Matt. 28:1-9
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  2. ZiSunka

    ZiSunka It means 'yellow dog'

    This is really cute!

    I'll try it!
  3. woodennickle

    woodennickle Loyal Member

    lot of work for a cookie, however I will try this
  4. pimorton

    pimorton Regular Member


    Yes, for just a cookie it's a lot of work. But this recipe, following all the directions with little children who haven't asked Jesus into their hearts, is worth it. Thank you for sharing it.