City Wide Easter Egg Hunt

Directions:

Drive to the different locations starting at “Egg 1.” If you go in order it makes a nice loop around Simi. As you find the eggs displayed, color the corresponding picture and read that piece of the Easter story. If you have older kids and want to read the full story you can find those references by the addresses.   


What to Bring:

  • Take a Bible (digital is fine) - You can also follow the links to each story below
  • Print out of the PDF Guide
  • Some Crayons

Guidelines:

  •       Please stay in your car if possible and be aware of social distancing.
  •       Post your journey on social media #simiegghunt


Download The PDF Guide Here


  • Egg 1 - Donkey - 3135 San Angelo Ave

     MATTHEW 21:1-11 (Click to See Passage)


    7They brought the donkey and the colt and placed their cloaks on them for Jesus to sit on. 8A very large crowd spread their cloaks on the road, while others cut branches from the trees and spread them on the road. 9The crowds that went ahead of him and those that followed shouted,

    “Hosanna to the Son of David!”


    “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!”


    “Hosanna in the highest heaven!”


  • Egg 2 - Silver Coins - 4031 Walnut Ave

    MATTHEW 26:14-16


    14Then one of the Twelve—the one called Judas Iscariot—went to the chief priests 15and asked, “What are you willing to give me if I deliver him over to you?” So they counted out for him thirty pieces of silver. 16From then on Judas watched for an opportunity to hand him over.


  • Egg 3 - Cup - 3916 #D Mellisa Ct

    MATTHEW 26:17-30


    26While they were eating, Jesus took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to his disciples, saying, “Take and eat; this is my body.”

    27Then he took a cup, and when he had given thanks, he gave it to them, saying, “Drink from it, all of you.28This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.

  • Egg 4 - Praying - 3269 Garnet Pl

    MATTHEW 26:39-46


    39Going a little farther, he fell with his face to the ground and prayed, “My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will.”

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  • Egg 5 - Whip - 2550 Gayle Pl

    MATTHEW 27:11-26


    24When Pilate saw that he was getting nowhere, but that instead an uproar was starting, he took water and washed his hands in front of the crowd. “I am innocent of this man’s blood,” he said. “It is your responsibility!”

    25All the people answered, “His blood is on us and on our children!”

    26Then he released Barabbas to them. But he had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified.


  • Egg 6 - Crown - 1406 Alexander St

    MATTHEW 27:27-31


    27Then the governor’s soldiers took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole company of soldiers around him. 28They stripped him and put a scarlet robe on him, 29and then twisted together a crown of thorns and set it on his head. They put a staff in his right hand. Then they knelt in front of him and mocked him. “Hail, king of the Jews!” they said. 

  • eGG 7 - Nails - 2307 E. Knollhaven St

    JOHN 19:16-22


    16Finally Pilate handed him over to them to be crucified.

    So the soldiers took charge of Jesus. 17Carrying his own cross, he went out to the place of the Skull (which in Aramaic is called Golgotha). 18There they crucified him, and with him two others—one on each side and Jesus in the middle.

    19Pilate had a notice prepared and fastened to the cross. It read: jesus of nazareth, the king of the jews

  • Egg 8 - Dice - 2992 Galena Ave

    MATTHEW 27:35-37


    35When they had crucified him, they divided up his clothes by casting lots. 36And sitting down, they kept watch over him there.

  • Egg 9 - Spear - 1236 Hobbit Ct

    JOHN 19:31-37


    32The soldiers therefore came and broke the legs of the first man who had been crucified with Jesus, and then those of the other. 33But when they came to Jesus and found that he was already dead, they did not break his legs. 34Instead, one of the soldiers pierced Jesus’ side with a spear, bringing a sudden flow of blood and water.

  • Egg 10 - Linen - 1313 Acadia St

    MATTHEW 27:57-60


    58Going to Pilate, he asked for Jesus’ body, and Pilate ordered that it be given to him. 59Joseph took the body, wrapped it in a clean linen cloth, 60and placed it in his own new tomb that he had cut out of the rock.

  • Egg 11 - Stone - 3264 Royal Ave

    MATTHEW 26:60-66


    5“Take a guard,” Pilate answered. “Go, make the tomb as secure as you know how.” 66So they went and made the tomb secure by putting a seal on the stone and posting the guard.

  • Egg 12 - Empty Tomb - 4583 Cochran St

    MATTHEW 28:1-20


    an angel of the Lord came down from heaven and, going to the tomb, rolled back the stone and sat on it. 3His appearance was like lightning, and his clothes were white as snow. 4The guards were so afraid of him that they shook and became like dead men.

    5The angel said to the women, “Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. 6He is not here; he has risen, just as he said.