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  • Quaker Jobs Update for May 17, 2022
    by Rashid Darden on May 17, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    Friends General Conference shares the following job announcements that may be of interest to Quaker job seekers: Associate General Secretary for Policy & Advocacy The Associate General Secretary (AGS) for Policy and Advocacy at the Friends Committee on National Legislation is responsible for […]

  • Additional Opportunity for Worship Sharing for White Friends Confronting Racism
    by Linnea Halsten on May 5, 2022 at 5:38 pm

    Friends General Conference is adding a Thursday evening opportunity for worship sharing for white Friends confronting racism. The post Additional Opportunity for Worship Sharing for White Friends Confronting Racism appeared first on Friends General Conference.

  • Continuing Exploration: Continuing Revelation
    by Lori Piñeiro Sinitzky on May 4, 2022 at 8:18 pm

    “I want to share with you a moment of continuing revelation I had at my family’s Passover seder in mid-April. It’s about gratitude.” The post Continuing Exploration: Continuing Revelation appeared first on Friends General Conference.

  • FGC Impact Report 2021
    by Joan Botto on April 30, 2022 at 12:31 pm

    The FGC Impact Report 2021 explores the spiritual journey toward Right Relationship. Over the last year, FGC has created spaces for Friends, meetings, and seekers to enter this reparative work. FGC has been reflecting on our programs, volunteers, and the evolving needs of Friends. How do we […]

School of the Spirit Ministry A ministry of prayer and learning.

  • April 2022: Barrier to Faithfulness: Worldly Power
    by Olivia Chalkley on April 29, 2022 at 7:46 pm

    by Mary Linda McKinney Woven throughout Faithful Meetings will be the themes of humility, submission, and That of God within. For me, they are important elements of what it means to be Quaker.  In order to really explore these topics, I think it is important to consider a significant barrier to […]

  • We’re hiring!
    by Olivia Chalkley on April 2, 2022 at 8:22 pm

    Thanks to a generous grant from the Shoemaker Foundation, we are hiring for a new role! We are seeking an Outreach Coordinator to get the word out about our new program, Faithful Meetings, and about our work in general. This will be an independent contractor, part-time (20 hours/week) position, […]

  • March 2022: Quaker Committees
    by Olivia Chalkley on March 27, 2022 at 8:57 pm

    by Mary Linda McKinney Quaker committee meetings are often: (Check all that apply) ❑ Frustrating ❑ Boring ❑ Rote ❑ Exhausting ❑ Pleasant ❑ Exasperating ❑ Community building ❑ Exciting ❑ Burdensome ❑ Hopeful ❑ Spiritually nurturing ❑ Tedious ❑ Emotionally intimate ❑ […]

  • February 2022: Who I Am
    by Olivia Chalkley on February 26, 2022 at 2:52 am

    By Mary Linda McKinney Who I am can be answered through many lenses. I could give you facts about my life or about work I’ve done or roles I carry. In this instance, because I am sharing who I am as the person who created and will be facilitating Faithful Meetings, I will share stories … […]

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

  • Faith and Community on Trial
    by pendleadmin on May 24, 2022 at 5:48 pm

    May 24, 2022 Roberta A. Drury, Margus D. Morrison, Andre Mackneil, Aaron Salter, Geraldine Talley, Celestine Chaney, Heyward Patterson, Katherine… Learn More The post Faith and Community on Trial appeared first on Pendle Hill.

  • Recipe: No Frills Lemon Meringue Pie
    by pendleadmin on May 24, 2022 at 5:27 pm

    This is a very sweet and simple recipe to follow. The pie is thickened with cornstarch and flour in addition… Learn More The post Recipe: No Frills Lemon Meringue Pie appeared first on Pendle Hill.

  • Impressions of The Spring Term 2022
    by pendleadmin on April 29, 2022 at 4:52 pm

    May 10th marked the end of the 2022 Spring Term, which brought a fantastic cohort of resident students to campus… Learn More The post Impressions of The Spring Term 2022 appeared first on Pendle Hill.

  • Recipe: Cilantro Lime Coleslaw
    by pendleadmin on April 26, 2022 at 7:02 pm

    Also known as Mexican coleslaw, this fresh, flavorful, and mayonnaise-free side dish goes great with tacos or shrimp burritos. It’s… Learn More The post Recipe: Cilantro Lime Coleslaw appeared first on Pendle Hill.

QEW Quaker Earthcare Witness

  • May Earthcare Engagement for Your Community
    by QEW Staff on May 4, 2022 at 9:43 pm

    Earthcare Engagement for Your Community The end of April marked the 10th anniversary of the Kabarak Call for Peace and EcoJustice and we’re reflecting on its faithful words: “We dedicate ourselves to let the living waters flow through us – where we live, regionally, and in […]

  • Connection With the Living World
    by QEW Staff on May 4, 2022 at 5:34 pm

    Dear Friends, There is an awakening going on about climate, ecological collapse, and environmental justice both within the Society of Friends and beyond. People are opening up to our message of love and connection with the living world. Our QEW network has expanded over the past few years-—we are […]

  • QEW’s 2021 Annual Report
    by QEW Staff on April 1, 2022 at 9:47 pm

    A Life Giving Future For All We’d like to share with you Quaker Earthcare Witness’ most recent annual report. We’re pleased to say that we are growing steadily and building momentum. And we couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you for your generous support of Quaker […]

  • April Earthcare Engagement for Your Community
    by QEW Staff on April 1, 2022 at 4:16 pm

    April marks the beginning of yearly meeting gathering season for many of us in North America. We’re sharing a few resources to help strengthen the connection between Friends in your region and Quaker Earthcare Witness. Please consider taking the following actions as you prepare for your summer […]

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Your meeting may be wrestling with matters related to virtual and hybrid gatherings. A workshop was held on Saturday May 7, and we returned to the questions about navigating the new normal through the ongoing pandemic. https://www.pym.org/workshop-on-gathering-virtually/

AFSC is partnering with the Poor People’s Campaign to support the June 18 Mass Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington. They are seeking to mobilize attendance and have buses ready to take people. See https://www.poorpeoplescampaign.org/june18/ to get involved.

AFSC’s Michigan Criminal Justice Program is hiring a Program Coordinator for the ending life and long sentences project. Apply by May 16 at https://recruiting.ultipro.com/AME1068/JobBoard/34b788f5-e07e-3fb3-8e73-08c36602a07b/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=f1994089-620c-4f9a-b4ff-8c3d3ba303dc

Quaker Worship Sharing online this Thursday! All are welcome https://quakerearthcare.org/event/worship-sharing-with-quaker-earthcare-witness-and-friends-general-conference-3/

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