Desert House of Prayer

Sister Mary Elizabeth Lawrence, SC

Guest Coordinator

Sr. Mary Elizabeth Lawrence, SC, is a Sister of Charity of Seton Hill from Greensburg, PA. She received a Master of Science degree from ASU and has ministered as a elementary school teacher, liturgist, and pastoral minister for many years. As someone who is passionate about caring for the earth, she serves as the Eco-Justice Coordinator for the Sisters of Charity. Mary Elizabeth is a facilitator of the Awakening the Dreamer Changing the Dream Symposium, a transformative educational experience which aims to empower communities to increase environmental sustainability, spiritual fulfillment, and socially just human presence on the planet.

She enjoys tap dancing and performing with an all women’s steel drum band, Steelin’ the Night Away.

As Guest Coordinator at Desert House of Prayer, Mary Elizabeth is the person who answers the phone; handles inquiries, registration, and payments; greets guests; and oversees the office.