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Milestones February 2013

Births Heiland—Laura Kelley Heiland was born to Julie Heiland and Martin Kelley on January 22, 2012, at 8:15 p.m, in Elmer, […]

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New Paths in Later Life

When I retired from being an attorney, I wanted to start a new life of service. I first became interested […]

S. Jean Smith is a member of Kaimosi Meeting. She is the founder of the Kuwesa Project, which is based in Kaimosi, Kenya, where she lives.

Posted in: April 2013: Conflict and Eldering, Lives of Friends
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Quaker Works October 2017

A semiannual feature to connect Friends Journal readers to the good works of Quaker organizations* in the following categories: Advocacy […]

Posted in: Conscience, Quaker Works
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Quaker Works October 2016

A semiannual feature highlighting the recent works of Quaker organizations.

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Interfaith Moral Action on Climate banner at a Washington, D.C., march to the White House on Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, January 2014.

Taking Heart

What climate activists can learn from the movement to abolish slavery. With author chat.

Marcia Cleveland is a lifelong environmental advocate currently working on climate and energy issues. She is on the Steering Committee of Interfaith Moral Action on Climate, a faith network concerned about the moral and spiritual challenge of climate change. She is a member of Brunswick (Maine) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, January 2015: Climate Change
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Milestones June/July 2014

Births, deaths, and weddings.

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Return from Dying

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Return’ from Dying

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Milestones December 2014

Births, deaths, and celebrations.

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Moving toward Wholeness: Addressing Race among Friends

George Fox admonished Friends “to know one another in that which is eternal.” In building our communities and in providing […]

Patricia McBee is editor of Pastoral Care Newsletter and works among Friends on discerning and responding to the leadings of the Spirit. Vanessa Julye is the former clerk of Fellowship of Friends of African Descent and a member of the Friends General Conference Committee for Ministry on Racism. She has a minute of travel in the ministry recognizing her concern for helping the Religious Society of Friends become a more inclusive community for people of color. Both are members of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.

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