Quaker News Beyond LEYM

  • Moment of Truth Campaign
    by Ralph on October 2, 2022 at 3:26 pm
  • Midwest Digest October 2022
    by Jon on September 30, 2022 at 8:35 pm

    Chicago WILD youth 2022 WILD youth (left to right) Auriyana, Gabe, Cece, Destiny and Faidat lead chants during their protest to stop the construction of a new youth prison in Illinois on July 26, 2022.   Photo: AFSC/Claudette […]

  • CSBP Understanding Copaganda
    by sdipietro on September 28, 2022 at 2:05 pm

    How do popular culture and the news media shape our impressions of the criminal legal system and policing? And what are the effects on policymaking and elections? We’ll be talking about all of this and more with guest speakers Palika Makam from Color of Change and Alec Karakatsanis of Civil […]

  • Speaking tour with Gaza authors in Chicago
    by Jon on September 27, 2022 at 10:01 pm

    Gaza Speaking Tour event in Chicago 10-17-22 Photo: AFSC/ Read more about Gaza Speaking Tour event in Chicago 10-17-22

Among Friends – Friends Journal Communicating Quaker experience to connect and deepen spiritual lives

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  • $15,000 Donor Match Challenge
    by Joan Botto on September 26, 2022 at 8:45 pm

    Your contribution will go further in FGC’s $15,000 Donor Match Challenge thanks to generous Friends. These Friends will MATCH your one-time gift and DOUBLE the annual amount of your new or increased monthly recurring donation. For example, they will add $360 to a $15 monthly recurring gift. This […]

  • FGC is Hiring a Ministry on Racism Programs Manager
    by Vanessa Julye on September 26, 2022 at 6:12 pm

    The Ministry on Racism Programs Manager works to help Friends understand and end racism and ageism. The post FGC is Hiring a Ministry on Racism Programs Manager appeared first on Friends General Conference.

  • FGC is Hiring a Young Adult & Youth Coordinator
    by Susan Lee Barton on September 26, 2022 at 6:01 pm

    The Young Adult and Youth Coordinator holds responsibility for FGC’s Young Adult and Youth ministries throughout the year and at FGC’s annual conference, the Gathering The post FGC is Hiring a Young Adult & Youth Coordinator appeared first on Friends General Conference.

  • Quaker Jobs Update for September 15, 2022
    by Rashid Darden on September 15, 2022 at 2:28 pm

    Friends General Conference shares the following job announcements that may be of interest to Quaker job seekers. The post Quaker Jobs Update for September 15, 2022 appeared first on Friends General Conference.

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  • Deepening at the Root
    by Olivia Chalkley on August 22, 2022 at 6:26 pm

    By Christopher Sammond In 2004, when I came to New York Yearly Meeting to serve as General Secretary, some Friends shared with me that yearly meeting members whose passion was for witness were saying “Well, it looks like Ministry won,” with my hire.  My passion for spiritual deepening was well […]

  • July 2022 – The Quaker Divide Part III: Culture
    by Olivia Chalkley on July 20, 2022 at 4:36 pm

    By Mary Linda McKinney The Quaker Divide Part I here and Part II here. Based on a few comments about my previous post, I know that some of you think that spiritual diversity isn’t a problem for your community. You think that everyone in your meeting shares a similar theological understanding. […]

  • June 2022 – The Quaker Divide Part II
    by Olivia Chalkley on June 17, 2022 at 9:26 pm

    By Mary Linda McKinney This is the second installment in a three-part series by Mary Linda. The first part can be read here. Some Friends believe that the Religious Society of Friends is and should be explicitly Christian. Other Friends feel that we should tip our hats to the Christian roots of the […]

  • May 2022: The Quaker Divide
    by Olivia Chalkley on May 26, 2022 at 5:45 pm

    by Mary Linda McKinney Over the last couple of years, I have spoken with dozens and dozens of Friends and have heard the same frustration, the same hurt over and over: I can’t bring my authentic spirituality into my Quaker community. Friends have told me, “I’m a Christian and my meeting does […]

News – Pendle Hill A Quaker study, retreat, and conference center

  • Gratitude
    by pendleadmin on September 29, 2022 at 7:16 pm

    September 29, 2022 I have a deep sense of gratitude as we enter the second month of our new fiscal… Learn More The post Gratitude appeared first on Pendle Hill.

  • Recipe: Orange Anise Biscotti
    by pendleadmin on September 29, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Former cook Katie Maley created this marvelous biscotti, which positively bursts with orange and anise flavor! She baked it several… Learn More The post Recipe: Orange Anise Biscotti appeared first on Pendle Hill.

  • Faith, Community, and Stewardship
    by pendleadmin on August 24, 2022 at 5:34 pm

    August 24, 2022 The Beloved Community is a practical aspiration to which I feel deeply committed. Community is an essential… Learn More The post Faith, Community, and Stewardship appeared first on Pendle Hill.

  • Recipe: Naan Flatbread
    by pendleadmin on August 24, 2022 at 9:30 am

    This delicious yeast bread is made from scratch in the Pendle Hill kitchen. Pendle Hill’s chefs usually bake for at… Learn More The post Recipe: Naan Flatbread appeared first on Pendle Hill.

QEW Quaker Earthcare Witness

  • September Earthcare Engagement with Quaker Earthcare Witness
    by QEW Staff on September 8, 2022 at 11:23 pm

    Dear Friends, “Building vibrancy and resilience in this time of great need: strengthening the QEW network to respond.” This is the intention that is guiding our planning for October’s QEW Steering Committee meeting. It also represents so much of the work we’ve been doing this year. Thank […]

  • Quakers Campaign for Ethical Investing
    by Quaker Earthcare Witness on August 31, 2022 at 6:16 pm

    “As people of diverse faiths and spiritualities, we call on the world’s asset managers to stop financing the profoundly immoral destruction of our climate.” -the rev. abby mohaupt, GreenFaith People of faith, environmental groups, and frontline communities and […]

  • Fund Grassroots Earthcare Projects: QEW Mini-Grants
    by Quaker Earthcare Witness on August 22, 2022 at 2:00 pm

    We did it!! Thank you so much for your help raising over $3,000 to fund grassroots projects! Quaker Earthcare Witness has distributed dozens of “mini-grants” over many years to Friends meetings, churches, and groups to support creative projects that foster earthcare and address environmental […]

  • Moving Corporate America Toward a Sustainable Economy
    by QEW Staff on August 7, 2022 at 11:53 pm

    By David Ciscel. How do we get to a livable and sustainable world, starting from the economy that we are living in? That is an incredibly difficult job for many reasons. But one issue rises above the many others. The key institution in the modern global economy is the large, multi-product, […]

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Pendle Hill is hiring a new Education Coordinator. Could it be you? Details at https://pendlehill.org/explore/employment/education-coordinator/

Apply to @ScovillePF by Oct. 3 to work for 6 to 9 months with one of 2 dozen NGOs in DC on international peace & security issues, including nuclear arms control, peacebuilding, & diplomacy. Please share this opportunity with prospective candidates. http://scoville.org

AFSC is searching for their next Board and Corp Clerk to begin service in April 2023. You can learn about the position and nominate someone here https://www.afsc.org/content/nomination-form-presiding-clerk-afsc-corporation-and-board

New England Quaker downsizing her considerable Quaker library. Looking to start or beef up your Meeting's book collection? If you're willing to pay postage, she's happy to donate. Contact leymclerk@gmail.com for more information!

North Columbus Friends Meeting is hosting a monthly Quaker 101 session in a hybrid format starting Thurs Sept 15 at 6:30pm. They are inviting remote participation! Details at https://www.quakercloud.org/cloud/north-columbus-friends-meeting/events/quakerism-101-what-quakerism

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