By Sakre Kennington Edson. Western Friend, 2017. 244 pages. $20/paperback; $9/eBook. In the middle of an overly full week, I […]
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God as a Cow and the Duck Index by Tina Tau
Ah, Go Fly a Kite! by Charles G. Jones
Quaker Bestsellers from the FGC Gathering
A Mysticism for Our Time by L. Roger Owens
Quaker Book Reviews
On Friendsjournal.org: Web‐only articles
Brian Drayton worships with the new Souhegan Friends Meeting in Wilton, N.H., allowed by Weare Meeting in Henniker, N.H.Posted in: February 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, September 2017
FJ Poetry: “He has been instructed to take shelter under his mother’s cloak…”
Quakers can learn to be braver and more outspoken.
Isaac Barnes May is a graduate of Earlham College and Harvard Divinity School. Currently he is a doctoral candidate specializing in American religious history at the University of Virginia and a member of Charlottesville (Va.) Meeting.Posted in: Online Features, September 2017, Uncategorized
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Our introduction to the September 2017 issue.
Gabriel Ehri is executive director of Friends Journal: [email protected]Posted in: Among Friends, September 2017
Letters from our readers: Overworked caregivers; Minding our Light?; More listening, less explaining.
Images from dreams provide unexpected life and spiritual guidance.
Tina Tau is a member of Multnomah Meeting in Portland, Ore. She is a writer, artist, and retired teacher currently pursuing her calling as a dreamworker, helping people tap the wisdom of their dreams.Posted in: Features, September 2017
Paper, glue, wind, and metaphors at the FGC Gathering.
Charles “Chuck” Jones is a member of Chattanooga (Tenn.) Meeting. Chattanooga is where he flies kites and lives with his wife. He is a retired math teacher who is a woodworker and blacksmith. This past May, he became a graduate of the School of the Spirit.Posted in: Features, September 2017
The top ten best‐selling books from the 2017 FGC Gathering.
The search for courage and integrity in the boardroom is complicated and ongoing.
Jacob D. Stone is a longtime member of Doylestown (Pa.) Meeting, now living in Vermont. Over four decades he has served on, worked for, and consulted with many Friends boards and committees. Now retired, he continues to be interested in how our testimonies are implemented in our organizations.Posted in: Features, September 2017
Letting the Higher Power Do It by Anonymous