Cherice Bock in Friends Journal

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It鈥檚 the Spirit That Makes It Beautiful

A Friends church in Oregon opens itself to its neighbors.

Cherice Bock teaches at George Fox University, and is pursuing a PhD in environmental studies. She is part of Northwest Yearly Meeting, where she organizes Peace Month (nwfriends.org/peacemonth). Cherice enjoys spending time with her spouse and two sons, raising chickens, gardening, hiking, biking, writing, and reading.

Posted in: August 2016: Quaker Spaces, Features
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On Quaker Mothering

The major ministry to which I鈥檓 devoting my life at the moment is raising two little Friends. As far as [鈥

Cherice Bock is a lifelong Friend from Newberg, Oregon. In addition to her current occupation of parenting, Cherice is interested in social justice and Quaker theology. She is an adjunct professor at George Fox University. Cherice tries to spend as much time as possible in the great outdoors of the Pacific Northwest, enjoying God's creation with her husband, Joel, and their two young sons.

Posted in: Features
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Among Friends: An Everlasting Space for Truth

An introduction to our issue on Quaker Spaces.

Martin Kelley is senior editor of聽Friends Journal.

Posted in: Among Friends, August 2016: Quaker Spaces
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Forum October 2017

Letters and comments from our readers.

Posted in: Conscience, Forum
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How Quakerism Began

First Season鈥檚 Featured Video

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Bowne House event. L to R: Richard Cimino, Lizzie Martin, and Joan Kindler.

News, September 2017

New U.S. yearly meeting formed; Baltimore Friends witness for bail reform; Columbia Meeting observes Sabbath of Remembrance; Flushing Meeting participates [鈥

Posted in: News, September 2017
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