Color with Women of the ELCA

Women of the ELCA has joined the adult coloring book craze and now has coloring resources that encourage prayer and reflection.

Visit to download a free series of five devotions that are connected to the “All Anew” theme for the Women of the ELCA’s 10th Triennial Gathering. The five devotionals that accompany the coloring verses were written by Melissa Bills, a pastor at First Lutheran Church, Decorah, Iowa.

The theme verse in each devotion is based on The Message, a contemporary biblical paraphrase written by Eugene H. Peterson.

The devotions include:

Renewal of Creation (Psalms 104:30)

Renewal of Sight (Isaiah 43:19)

Renewal of Spirit (Romans 12:2)

Renewal of Hope (2 Corinthians 4:16)

Renewal of Life (Titus 3:4-5)