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Continuing Revolution: Young Adult Friends at the Intersection of Faith and Action

Young adult Friends at the intersection of faith and action.

Emily Higgs lives in San Francisco, Calif., where she is currently working toward a policy-oriented MSW at University of California, Berkeley. She has served as the Continuing Revolution conference coordinator at Pendle Hill study center in Wallingford, Pa., since 2012. Emily is a member of Lancaster (Pa.) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, September 2014
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Belonging: Quakers, Membership, and the Need to be Known

hat role does monthly meeting membership play in our understanding of faith and belonging?  Can someone be a Quaker without [鈥

Emily Higgs is a member of Lancaster (Pa.) Meeting and lives in Philadelphia, Pa., where she is a part of the West Philadelphia Worship Group. 聽Emily serves as the Director of Quaker Affairs for Haverford College, and is the Clerk of the Board of the Young Adult Friends Leadership Institute.

Posted in: April 2012: Membership and the Generation Gap
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A New Year鈥檚 top five: The most read articles of 2012

We鈥檝e been sharing our most鈥恟ead articles of 2012 on Facebook and Twitter. Here they are along with highlights from the [鈥

Posted in: Online Features
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Forum October 2017

Letters and comments from our readers.

Posted in: Conscience, Forum
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Among Friends September 2014

From Unwitting to Unwilling

Gabriel Ehri is聽Executive Director of Friends Journal.

Posted in: Among Friends, September 2014
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Friends Journal Honored in Best of the Christian Press Contest

Friends Journal received three honors in the Best of the Christian Press awards. To celebrate, we鈥檇 like to share with [鈥

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Crossing the Monkey Bridge Together

One of my summer camp highlights as a child was to help build the Monkey Bridge every year and then [鈥

Mary Klein is a member of Palo Alto (CA) Monthly Meeting and works as a nonprofit communications consultant. 聽In addition to Pacific Yearly Meeting鈥檚 Youth Program Coordinator Supervisory Committee, the following Friends contributed to this article: 聽 Cara Arcuni, Elizabeth Boardman, Anna-Lisa Chacon, Anthony Chang, Kate Connell, Nora Cooke, Robert Hinson, Rose Hinson, Sarah Rose House-Lightner, Lanny Jay, Nick McCormick, George Mills, Alyssa Nelson, Kate Watkins, and Steve Wolgast. The photos feature Jarod and Ray Rischpater.

Posted in: April 2012: Membership and the Generation Gap
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