LEYM Winter Bulletin Now Available

The Winter 2022 issue of the LEYM Bulletin is now available in PDF from leym.org (See https://leym.org/leym-bulletins/ for all recent issues). Paper copies will soon arrive at addresses for monthly meetings and worship groups, or directly to those who have requested it in that form. Contents include a message from Clerk Susan Loucks on Quaker business meetings, a…

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Winter GQPM Program Announced

UPDATED EVENT DESCRIPTION Join Green Pastures Quarterly Meeting online Saturday, February 19th from 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. for worship, socializing, an important program and small group discussion. The main program offering is entitled Michigan’s Anishinaabe People’s Environmental and Social Justice Campaigns. It will be presented at 10:30 a.m. We will have two speakers who are leaders…

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Submissions for Winter Bulletin due Jan 15

SUBMISSIONS FOR LEYM WINTER BULLETIN DUE SAT., JAN. 15, 2022  Please send items for Lake Erie Yearly Meeting’s Winter 2022 Bulletin to the editors, Jeff Cooper and Peggy Daub, by Saturday, January 15, 2022 (send to bulletinleym@gmail.com)    As always, we welcome reports and announcements reflecting the business of the Yearly Meeting.  Materials for Representative Meeting in April are…

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World Quaker Day is October 3

Friends around the world are celebrating World Quaker Day, a project of the Friends World Committee for Consultation, on Sunday, October 3, 2021. You are invited to join in. The theme this year is Resilience and hope: drawing strength from our Quaker faith. You can learn more and see reports of activities at worldquakerday.org.

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Fall 2021 Bulletin Now Available

The Fall issue of the LEYM Bulletin is now available. Contents include a message from Clerk Susan Loucks on findings of the ad hoc committee that went through a Visioning process last year, the LEYM Epistle, news from our Annual Sessions, reports from three monthly meetings on their recent anti-racist work, and more. Current and back issues of the…

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Read Epistles from Friends around the globe

As groups of Quakers gather in their annual sessions, they often write something known as an “Epistle” that is then shared with other Friends around the world. Back in the 17th century the Quaker movement revived the Gospel use of this word to mean an advisory or admonitory letter, sent to a group of people. In modern usage, you can…

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Exploring Hybrid Worship Models

LEYM’s Ministry and Nurture Committee has been exploring the many ways that Quakers are adapting to a more virtual life of the spirit as groups adopt online meeting practices. Quakers are worshiping online across the globe, as these extensive lists of worship opportunities compiled by Western Friends and Friends World Committee on Consultation make clear. As more…

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FCNL 2021 Report to Yearly Meetings

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) has released their 2021 Report to Yearly Meetings. Many Friends within LEYM have been active on FCNL Advocacy Teams or via participation in some of FCNL’s ongoing events series. This report includes some of the highlights of this year’s work, made possible by the advocacy, engagement, and financial support of…

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LEYM on Social Media

How do we support people who are working for peace? Book for our next free online event with Quaker peacemakers Daniel Nteziyaremye in Rwanda and Tanya Hubbard in Myanmar. 5 February. RSVP here. All welcome. https://fwcc.world/event/quaker-conversations-creating-a-community-of-peace-how-do-quakers-support-those-working-in-peace/

Coming up next Monday! Join us to learn how you can break into a career related to advocacy, policy, and government.
https://act.fcnl.org/event/quaker-welcome-center-webinars/2599/

FLGBTQC Midwinter Gathering will be online Feb 18-21. More schedule info here http://bit.ly/m-w-schedule-2022 and registration here https://bit.ly/m-w-reg-2022

The first ever Black Quaker Lives Matter Film Festival is happening starting Feb 12th, on alternate Saturdays via Zoom. Details at https://www.theblackquakerproject.org/black-quaker-lives-matter-film-festival

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