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Being Rufus Jones

Life in the meeting.

Daniel Lee is a member of Indianapolis First Friends Meeting. A longtime bike rider and writer, he credits cycling with helping to lead him to Indiana and then to Quakerism. Daniel lives with his wife and three children in Carmel, Ind.


Posted in: Gender and Sexuality, Life in the Meeting
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William Penn Lecture speaker Mary Craudereuff (center) with panelists Barry Scott (left) and Becca Bubb (right) after the lecture.

News: May 2016

News from the world of Friends.
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Rosa Covington Packard

Packard—Rosa Covington Packard, 80, on February 22, 2016, in Media, Pa., after a long illness. Rosa was born on May 30, 1935, in New York City and grew up in Princeton, N.J. She graduated from Vassar College in Read the rest

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William Sims

Sims—William Sims, 82, on June 26, 2015, in Syracuse, N.Y. Bill was born on September 26, 1933, in Yazoo City, Miss. He led a rich and fruitful life in spite of his long confinement in maximum security prisons, having Read the rest

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Among Friends: A Spiritual and Secular Community in One

An introduction to the issue.

Gail Whiffen Coyle is associate editor of Friends Journal.


Posted in: Among Friends, Spiritual Nurture / Quaker Training
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3rd Annual Student Voices Project

"Building Community" is the theme of our third annual selection of writing and art from Quaker-affiliated students.
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Spiritual Nurture in a Fix-it Culture

Gardening helped a disillusioned seminarian open to the deepness of questions without answers.

Sarah Klatt-Dickerson is the Portland coordinator for Quaker Voluntary Service. She’s also an artist and poet, a growing listener, and amateur gardener. As a part of her work with QVS, she gets to spend time with Liberal and Evangelical Friends in the Pacific Northwest.


Posted in: Features, Spiritual Nurture / Quaker Training
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A Ministry of Prayer and Learning

The School of the Spirit Ministry teaches Friends how to live and grow in grace.

Catherine Bly Cox has been a teacher of college English, a writer, and a full-time mom. She is a graduate of the Spiritual Nurturer program and a member of Goose Creek Meeting in Lincoln, Va.


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