Luke 10:38-42

FJ Poetry: What to do with her hands?..

Jo Steigerwald lives in Cleveland, Ohio

Posted in: Poetry, September 2016
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Climate Change Can’t Wait for Quaker Time

Balancing patience with urgency in the monthly meeting.

Marjorie McKelvey Isaacs is a member of Community Friends Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio, and clerks the meeting’s earthcare committee. Marjorie is also preparing a guidebook that helps most willing adults provide a child-sized way into silent worship and the direct experience of God. She has a private practice in psychology.

Posted in: Features, September 2016
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Let’s Grow Together: Reflections on Growth and Abundance

We look back on a year of our "Let's Grow Together" columns.
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Dispatches from a Week of Piano Practice

Faith and practice.

Margery Abbott is a released Friend under the care of Multnomah Meeting in Portland, Ore. She is the author of numerous books and articles and is currently working on a book tentatively titled Walk Humbly, Serve Boldly.

Posted in: Faith and Practice, September 2016
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News, September 2016

News from Friends at the FGC Gathering, British Quakers in business, and the Friends Committee on Scouting.

Posted in: News, September 2016
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Mary Margaret Binford Bailey

Bailey—Mary Margaret Binford Bailey, 95, on May 7, 2016, at Foulkeways in Gwynedd, Pa., peacefully, surrounded by her children and grandchildren. Mary Margaret was born on February 9, 1920, in Greensboro, N.C., to Helen and Raymond Binford. She attended Westtown… Read the rest
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Beatrice Ridgway Carson

Carson—Beatrice Ridgway Carson, 95, of Oakford, Pa., on May 16, 2016. Bea was born on September 5, 1920, in Bucks County, Pa., to Alice Hallowell and William Ridgway. She married Ralph E. Carson in 1944. A birthright Quaker, she transferred… Read the rest
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Harold Cedric Field

Field—Harold Cedric Field, 97, on August 7, 2015. Harold was born on December 23, 1917, in Minneapolis, Minn., to Myrtle Devoice and Andrew Field. Both parents were Scandinavian, his mother Norwegian and his father Swedish. A year after Harold’s birth… Read the rest
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Chloe Giles Wood

Wood—Chloe Giles Wood, 82, on March 14, 2016, in Talent, Ore. Chloe was born on June 8, 1933, in Las Vegas, Nev., to Ruth Hortense and Albert Odell Giles, who moved frequently during her childhood, buying, improving, and selling farms.… Read the rest
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