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FJ Poetry: “Mean cheese bread / snuggly sandwiched into bags”

Nancy L. Bieber lives in Millersville, Pa.


Posted in: Books That Have Changed Us, Poetry
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Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference 2012

Q&A with Nancy McLauchlan

Nancy McLauchlan grew up on an island in Puget Sound and has been a Quaker for over 40 years. She has held membership at Goose Creek (Va.), Eastside (Wash.), Corvallis (Oreg.), and Bridge City (Oreg.) Meetings.


Posted in: Interviews, September 2012
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Milestones, January 2016

Marriages, births, and deaths. 🔒 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? To read this piece, please […]

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Claiming Joy: An Invitation

I’ve got that joy, joy, joy, joy Down in my heart, down in my heart, down in my heart. I’ve […]

Nancy Bieber, a member of Lancaster (Pa.) Meeting, is on the teaching staff of Oasis Ministries for Spiritual Development and is a spiritual director and retreat leader. This article is adapted from a talk she gave at an Oasis Ministries celebration dinner.


Posted in: Features
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Radical Friend: Amy Kirby Post and Her Activist Worlds

By Nancy A. Hewitt. The University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 440 pages. $39.95/hardcover; $29.99/eBook. Throughout American history, the Quaker […]

Cameron McWhirter is a journalist and the author of Red Summer: The Summer of 1919 and the Awakening of Black America. He is a member of Atlanta (Ga.) Meeting and has served on the Board of Trustees of Friends Publishing Corporation, publisher of Friends Journal.


Posted in: Meetings and Money, October 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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Learning to Love Paul Wolfowitz, and Other Impossible Tasks

My activities that Sunday morning were supposed to be Christmasy and result in life actually improving in some small way […]

Debby Churchman is a member of Friends Meeting of Washington, D.C., where this incident took place.


Posted in: Features
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A Very Different War: The Story of an Evacuee Sent to the U.S. During World War II

It was only later that we realized how lucky we had been when we arrived in the United States to […]

Louise Milbourn, who lives in Cambridge, England, is a retired teacher of geography and geology. To inquire about the availability of Louise's full story, A Very Different War, in book form, e-mail Su Wood at [email protected]


Posted in: Features
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Nancy Nye

Help a child wrestle with a complex idea, or advocate for a child’s right to education, an adequate diet, and […]

Kara Newell, a Friends Journal columnist, is a member and presiding clerk of Reedwood Friends Church in Portland, Oreg.


Posted in: Features
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April News 2012

FWCC General Secretary nomination Gretchen Castle of Philadelphia nominated to serve as FWCC General Secretary. The Central Executive Committee of Friends […]


Posted in: Departments
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Viewpoint: Work and Family in the 1970s

Changing parental/work policies in Quaker organizations in the 1970s. 🔒 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? […]

David Hadley Finke lives in Columbia, Mo.


Posted in: September 2015: Reproduction and Family Planning, Viewpoint
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