Resources and materials

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Godly Play Scotland has been making desert bags since 2008. Our first desert bag is still being used to tell the stories of the People of God. They are available to buy at our Making Materials Days, through St Michael's Workshop at Bowthorpe, or you could order your one here ...


We hope to host a variety of resources on this page including instructional videos, storytelling content and help and guidance on how to set up a Godly Play Room.

For now here are some links to some useful resources over at the Godly Play UK and the Godly Play Foundation sites.


In this video illustrating creativity in thriving ministry with children and young people, Alex from Godly Play Scotland and Edith from Cramond Kirk explain the benefits and significance of Godly Play to support the spiritual exploration and development of their young people.

Richard Knott describes some of his experiences of Godly Play and suggests some principles and resources to take things further

Jerome Berryman, creator of Godly Play on Children and Mature Spirituality