A highlight at the Women in Conversation retreat in Hesston, Kansas, was the prayer room. This spiritual space was created by Brenda Glanzer Lilliston, Wichita, Kansas, in stations inviting women to experience different forms of prayer.
Brenda has offered to share her resources on our website. She recommends the creative prayer website. It has numerous prayer suggestions to explore.
Doodling Prayers: Praying in Color by Sybil Macbeth. Or check out her website.
Prayers Stone: Stones were river rocks available where landscaping supplies are sold.
Prayers Beads: A String and a Prayer: How to Make and Use Prayer Beads by Eleanor Wiley and Maggie Orman Shannon and Praying with Sacred Beads by Joan Hutson.
Praying with the Scriptures: Scripture doodles for the weekend were created by Joanna Pinkerton and can be found here. Zenspirations: Letters & Patterning by Joanne Fink and Lectio Divina from: Soul Care, Herald Press, Scottdale, 2003.
Centering prayer website.
Removing the Knots website.
Finger Labyrinth: Patterns can be found in Soul Shaper by Tony Jones.
Praying with the Body: Praying with the Body, by Roy DeLeon
Coloring Mandalas: Free mandalas.