Each summer when I was a little girl, my grand-mother’s cousin, Marjorie Williams, and her father would visit our family. […]
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Marjorie Pickett Xavier is a Friend who grew up in Indiana and graduated from Earlham College. She lives in Hayward, California, and works for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in San Francisco.Posted in: April 2001, Features
An interview with Marjorie Herbert
This interview was conducted by associate editor Gail Whiffen. Our Let’s Grow Together series profiles those who are newer to Friends. Do you know someone we should interview? Reach us at [email protected]Posted in: Conflict and Controversy, Let's Grow Together
Reviews of children’s books.
We are all Quakers: Let’s grow together.
Jon Berry is a Friends Journal trustee. He lives and worships in New York City. Do you know someone we should interview? Reach us at edito[email protected].
This interview has been edited slightly from the print version.Posted in: December 2015: Economic Justice and Poverty, Let's Grow Together
The wounds of war do not go away when the fighting stops. Both the physical and emotional wounds persist for […]
Marjorie E. Nelson, a member of Athens (Ohio) Meeting, retired at the end of June 2009 after 32 years of teaching medical students at Ohio University. For the past three years she has traveled to Quang Ngai province in Vietnam where she volunteers with Madison Quakers, Inc.Posted in: Features
I spent the week before Labor Day at my family farm in Michigan making applesauce. This has been a custom […]
Marjorie E. Nelson is a member of Athens (Ohio) Meeting.Posted in: Features
Irish—Donald Paul Irish, 97, on April 14, 2017, in Saint Paul, Minn. Don was born on July 31, 1919, in […]
By Kadir Nelson. Balzer & Bray, 2015. 32 pages. $18.99/hardcover; $9.99/eBook. Recommended for ages 4–8. Kadir Nelson takes us into […]
Phila Hoopes is an eclectic Friend who attends Homewood and Patapsco Meetings in Maryland and pursues the experience of the Light in all faiths.Posted in: May 2016 Young Friends Bookshelf, May 2016: Gender and Sexuality, Quaker Book Reviews
Balancing patience with urgency in the monthly meeting.
Marjorie McKelvey Isaacs is a member of Community Friends Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio, and clerks the meeting’s earthcare committee. Marjorie is also preparing a guidebook that helps most willing adults provide a child-sized way into silent worship and the direct experience of God. She has a private practice in psychology.Posted in: Features, September 2016
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