The good news of Easter warrants lots of worship and praise—and children can join in the celebration! Whether in Sunday school, during children’s church, or at home, Christian Easter songs for kids help them understand Jesus’ resurrection and share its message with others.
Look for Easter songs that have simple, repetitive, Bible-based lyrics. Good Easter songs for kids also have catchy tunes that are easy to remember. Play videos of the songs so children can see any hand motions that accompany the words. And inform parents about favorite songs so they can play them at home and in the car. The whole family can join in the Easter joy!
Easter songs for kids have powerful messages for young singers—and for everyone who hears them. So check out these 11 Easter songs for kids, and then start the music!
11 Easter Songs for Kids: Great Options for Young Singers
1. “Twos: Easter”
This Easter song from Crossroads Kids Club is especially great for toddlers and preschoolers. Simple lyrics and repetition are perfect for the younger set.
2. “It’s a Happy Day”
Kid-favorite Yancy sings that it’s a happy day because Jesus is alive. Kids will jump up and down while singing this Easter anthem.
3. “1 John 4:14 — Savior”
The video for this song from Seeds Family Worship shows simple hand motions. Lyrics emphasize that we can testify about the good news of Jesus’ resurrection.
4. “Victory in Jesus”
Next up, check out this celebration of Jesus’ triumph over death and the grave. Lyrics (from Brentwood Benson) offer a kid-friendly explanation of the Gospel message.
From God’s Kids Worship, this Easter song for kids rejoices in the Lordship of Jesus. Its catchy chorus is based on 1 Corinthians 15:55.
A worship favorite receives a zippy musical treatment in this Easter anthem from Go Fish Kids Music.