Spring Green Pastures Quarterly Meeting

Green Pastures Quarterly Meeting spring business meeting will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, May 15, 2021, via Zoom (see below for link). In addition to business items, Friends will hear updates from the Michigan Friends Center and the Michigan Quakers for Environmental Action. To add an item to the agenda, please contact one of our Co-Clerks, Deb Wickering (wickedeb@aquinas.edu) or Elliott Brannon (esbrannon@gmail.com). We hope to see you there.

Agenda

  1. Query related to Environment and Sustainability (Elliott Brannon)
  2. Roll call (Elliott Brannon)
  3. Previous Meeting’s Minutes (Elliott Brannon)
  4. Reflections on Mid-winter gathering (Deb Wickering)
  5. Report on Called Meeting for Friends School in Detroit (Joseph Mills)
  6. Treasurer Report and Budget
  7. Nominating Committee 
  8. Michigan Friends Center Update (Richard Tucker)
  9. Michigan Quakers for Environmental Action: (Peggy Daub, Phil Volk and/or Richard Tucker)
  10. GPQM moving forward

Zoom information: https://umich.zoom.us/j/91769618384 | Meeting ID: 917 6961 8384

GPQM Newsletter and Facebook group

You will notice that we have attached our Green Pastures Quarterly Meeting newsletter to this post. Please share it far and wide!

As we explore ways of keeping Friends connected throughout GPQM, we have begun a newsletter that is distributed in pdf format four times per year, as well as a Facebook group. Perhaps you have news to share with other Meetings and Worship Groups in GPQM, or you would like to invite Friends to an upcoming event. Send your news to April Allison at (gpqmcommunications@gmail.com) and we will spread the word though Facebook and/or this periodic newsletter. We hope to hear from you.

LEYM on Social Media

The Fall Spiritual Formation Retreat will be held online Sept 10-12 featuring Marcelle Martin. Details at https://leym.org/fall-spiritual-formation-retreat-details/

Hey lovely Friends can you help volunteer & boost promotion of the Detroit March for Medicare for All for July 24? I'm happy to provide you any info you need. I'm a Friend from the Greater Boston area and totally supporting @M4M4ALL♥️

@LEYMQuakers @quakerservice @fgcquaker https://twitter.com/MrsCarter0804/status/1406390316421296128

Mrs. Carter@MrsCarter0804

@AbdulElSayed will you speak at the Detroit March for Medicare for all? The Event is Saturday July 24 from noon to 3. @DrDooleyMD will also be speaking at the event and @UnholyRome will be the events MC. @M4M4ALL @SavageJoyMarie1 @marwilliamson @iam4M4A @RedBeretsM4All

Quaker Religious Education Collaborative to hold annual conference Aug 13-15 https://quakerrecollaborative.org/qrec-2021-conference

Registration is now open for the Lake Erie Yearly Meeting annual sessions to be held virtually July 28 - Aug 1 Visit https://leym.org/annual for info and registration. Nine workshops to choose from!

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Related Organizations

  • American Friends Service Committee - afsc.org
  • Friends Committee on National Legislation - fcnl.org
  • Friends General Conference - fgcquaker.org
  • Friends World Committee for Consultation: Section of the Americas - fwccamericas.org
  • Friends World Committee for Consultation: World Office - fwcc.world
  • Right Sharing of World Resources - rswr.org