The Blessing Center is a non-profit charitable organization,
based in Dayton Ohio.
Holy listening stones (that's holy listening, not holy stones) facilitate a technique that cues emotions and become a conversation starting point. An assortment of meaningless designs and symbols are painted on the stones. Participants select a stone which speaks to them in the moment. Often that opens the door to discussion of feelings which might otherwise go unrecognized.

Click  < here >  for a chart of suggested patterns to get you started on making your own.  There are no rules!
Items we've gathered to center a holy space might serve as cues to conversation as well.

Conversation Cues