My colleague Martin Kelley and I heard Thomas H. Jeavons deliver the presentation that became “Sharing Our Faith with the Nones” (p. 6). The venue was Earlham School of Religion’s annual Quaker leadership conference in Richmond, Ind.; our theme was marketing from a Quaker perspective. The query that served as the prompt for Jeavons’s piece […]
Marketing ourselves to the "spiritual but not religious."
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Micah Bales is a founding member of the Friends of Jesus Fellowship (Fojf.org), a network of communities and ministries gathered around a common experience of Jesus in our midst. He blogs regularly at The Lamb’s War (Lambswar.com), and has been published in a variety of online and print publications. Micah lives with his wife in Washington, D.C.
Minutes and decisions from Friends Church in Kenya, New York Yearly Meeting, and the Olney and Westtown Friends Schools. Quakers in action at Chestnut Hill (Pa.) Meeting and the Earth Quaker Action Team.
A lifetime of reading prepares a spiritual seeker for Friends worship.
Barbara Harroun is an instructor of English at Western Illinois University in Macomb, Ill., where she lives with her family. Her writing has previously appeared in Buffalo Carp, Sycamore Review, and issues of Another Chicago Magazine. She joyfully attends the Macomb Worship Group with her beloved children, Annaleigh and Jack.
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The evolution of Quaker books of Faith and Practice.
Thomas Hamm is professor of history and director of Special Collections at Earlham College in Richmond, Ind. He is a member of New Castle (Ind.) Meeting in the New Association of Friends. His most recent published work is Quaker Writings, 1650-1920.
Out of the 14 books (and 1 blog) recommended by young adult Friends in the November 2013 issue, 5 titles were reviewed by Friends Journal in the past. Here they are in chronological order… Issue: January 31, 1959 Book: The Faith and Practice of the Quakers by Rufus Jones (1958 reprint) Review: Click to view and download […]
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