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Prayer Bead Workshop | Session One

  • Palmer United Methodist Church 432 South Alaska Street Palmer, AK, 99645 United States (map)

Discover the history of prayer beads and the richness they add to your daily practice of prayer! During Session One we will learn about the purpose and structure of prayer beads, and begin to assemble our own unique strands. Some materials and tools provided; see below for a list of supplies that participants might choose to bring.

option 1 |  traditional beads

1: large bead, cross, or pendant
1: medium-sized bead
4: medium beads (different than the single medium bead above)
28: small beads
+ seed or spacer beads, if desired

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option 2 | mini/pocket beads

1: large bead, cross, or pendant
1: medium-sized bead
7: small beads
1: finishing bead or pendant
+ seed or spacer beads, if desired

mini prayer beads.jpg
Earlier Event: December 20
Advent Small Group | JOY
Later Event: February 14
Ash Wednesday Gathering