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.
Ash Wednesday stands as the beginning of a season called Lent. Lent stands out in the church year as a time to renew our faith as we prepare for the celebration of Jesus' resurrection on Easter Sunday, April