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To Live Fully until Death: Lessons from the Dying

My Quakerism and my work for the past 25 years as a hospice nurse have informed and strengthened each other. [鈥

Connie McPeak Green, a member of Cleveland (Ohio) Meeting, was Friend in Residence in Chena Ridge (Alaska) Meeting in 1997-98. She offers workshops on living intentionally and dying mindfully.

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At the End of the Road in Hawaii

Verne and Shirley Beechill, resident hosts of Honolulu (Hawaii) Meeting, drove up the dry coast of Oahu towards the community [鈥

Claire E. Gorfinkel, an independent publisher and fundraiser for AFSC, attends Orange Grove Meeting in Pasadena, Calif.

Posted in: April 2001, Features
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Peter George Walsh

Walsh鈥擯eter George Walsh, 102, on May 27, 2018, in Takoma Park, Md. Peter was born on March 4, 1916, in [鈥

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Hold Fast to Our Beliefs

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Faith and Play: Quaker Stories for Friends Trained in the Godly Play Method (Second Edition)

By the Faith and Play Group, edited by Melinda Wenner Bradley. QuakerPress of FGC, 2017. 140 pages. $20/paperback. How do [鈥

Claire J. Salkowski is a member of Stony Run Meeting in Baltimore, Md., and a frequent and active attender at the Quaker meeting in the Northern Neck of Virginia. She worked in both public and private schools before she became founder, teacher, and head of school at Free State Montessori School for 35 years.

Posted in: Books That Have Changed Us, November 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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This Child of Faith: Raising a Spiritual Child in a Secular World

By Sophfronia Scott and Tain Gregory. Paraclete Press, 2017. 196 pages. $16.99/paperback; $11.99/eBook. How timely that this deeply personal memoir [鈥

Claire J. Salkowski is a member of Stony Run Meeting in Baltimore, Md. She has worked in both public and private schools and was founder, teacher, and head of Free State Montessori School. She is currently an Alternative Dispute Resolution specialist and an educational consultant.

Posted in: Quaker Book Reviews, September 2018, September 2018 Books
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The Mindful School Leader: Practices to Transform Your Leadership and School

By Valerie Brown and Kristen Olson. Corwin, 2015. 208 pages. $24.95/paperback or eBook. If education is the key to [鈥

Claire Salkowski is a member of Little Falls Meeting in Fallston, Md., and a Montessori educator.

Posted in: November 2015 Books, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture, Quaker Book Reviews, Uncategorized
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Epiphany

Now that the seasonal Epiphany is behind us for another calendar year, it is interesting to think of the meaning [鈥

Claire Gerber lives in Port Republic, N.J.

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A Meeting Housed in a Condominium

Faith can move mountains, or in this case, move a monthly meeting from a classroom to its own space, a [鈥

Claire Bateman is a member of the Resource Development Committee of Northampton (Mass.) Meeting.

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Forum April 2019

Letters from our readers.

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