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Forum letters should be sent with the writer's name and address to [email protected] Letters may be edited for length and clarity. Because of space constraints, we cannot print every letter.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Forum
Children in Quaker meeting for worship.
Kathleen Karhnak-Glasby is a member of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting. She has a long-standing concern for nurturing children’s religious and spiritual lives and carries a minute of religious service from her monthly meeting for this concern.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Features
Raising a transgender child.
Su Penn writes about the Tiny Tornado, homeschooling, adoption, Quakerism, and much more at tapeflags.blogspot.com.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Features
Friends Journal’s colorful future.
Gabriel Ehri is the Executive Director of Friends Journal; Alla Podolsky is Art Director.Posted in: Among Friends, August 2013: Parenting
A parent shares the wonders beneath a garden’s soil with his daughter.
Jeffrey Aaron is a 30-plus-year member of New Brunswick (N.J.) Meeting, where he has served several terms as meeting clerk, as well as clerk of the Ministry and Council and Property committees. He is currently clerk of General Services Coordinating Committee of New York Yearly Meeting.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting
12‐year‐old Jesus “gets lost.”
Ron Pudlo is a pediatrician and a proud parent of three wonderful children. He lives in Greensboro, N.C., where he is a member of New Garden Meeting. “Writing Midrashim at Pendle Hill” was published in the August 2011 Friends Journal.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Features
Our simple form of worship gives the Spirit room to communicate.
FGC goes on the road to seed new worship groups.
Brent Bill is a lifelong Friend, retreat leader, author, and photographer. A member of West Newton Meeting in suburban Indianapolis, Ind., he serves as the coordinator of FGC’s New Meetings Project.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Features
Recovering a piece of nonviolent Quaker history.
Arnold J. (Skip) Oliver lives in Sandusky, Ohio, and is an emeritus professor of political science at Heidelberg University in Ohio. He is a Vietnam veteran, a longtime member of Veterans For Peace, and an avid sailor.Posted in: August 2013: Parenting, Features
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