“O taste and see that the Lord is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.”
— Psalm 24:8 (KJV)

Celebrate basic tenets of the Christian faith — with jelly beans!



  • Jelly beans
  • A skewer or darning needle
  • Thin string or floss
  • Scissors

Step 1: Pull out one of every color jelly bean. (The rest of the bag is yours to snack on as you craft!)

Step 2: Thread a darning needle with thin string or floss.

Step 3: Carefully poke the needle through each jelly bean (in the order listed in the prayer below) until you have them all on the string.

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Step 4: Tie the bracelet off. You are now ready for the Jelly Bean Prayer!


Jellybean Prayer

Red is for the blood He gave
Green is for the grass He made
Yellow is for the sun so bright
Orange is for the edge of night
Black is for the sins we made
White is for the grace He gave
Purple is for the house of sorrow
Pink is for the new tomorrow