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Vonn New in Friends Journal
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Two Friends make the case for a crowdfunding resource website that would benefit those in ministry.
Vonn New is an independent Drupal developer and site builder. She carries a travel minute from Bulls Head-Oswego Meeting endorsed by its quarterly and yearly meetings. She is a percussionist and composer and finds improvised music her deepest form of prayer. Contact her at vonn.[email protected]gmail.com.
Viv Hawkins practices and teaches about faithfulness, and is working with Vonn New on the Releasing Ministry website (releasingministry.org) to crowdfund ministry. She carries a minute of religious service from Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting endorsed by its quarterly and yearly meetings. Viv loves Lola Georg and serves with the Shalom Center. Contact her at [email protected]gmail.com.
Posted in: Features, March 2014: Funding Ministry
A story of gifts rejected and accepted: “Friends are not always successful at seeing beyond stereotypes and expectations to a […]
Vonn New is a member of Bulls Head-Oswego (N.Y.) Meeting. She carries a minute of travel with a concern for creativity as a doorway into the experience of worship from her monthly and yearly meetings. In her workshop, Sounding the Divine, Friends expand the palette of ministry to include movement, sound, and visual art.
Posted in: November 2012: Quaker Books, Writing, and Poetry
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Lucy Duncan serves American Friends Service Committee as director of Friends Relations and is a storyteller and member of Green Street Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa.
Posted in: AFSC Centennial, Features
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Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.
Posted in: Among Friends, March 2014: Funding Ministry
A progressive Christian festival reveals Friends’ gifts to the wider world.
Viv Hawkins practices and teaches about faithfulness, and is working with Vonn New on a project to crowd-fund ministry. She carries a minute of religious service from Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting endorsed by its quarterly and yearly meetings. Viv loves Lola Georg and serves with the Shalom Center. Contact her at [email protected]gmail.com.
Posted in: December 2013: Outside the Quaker Bubble, Features
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Posted in: Forum, June/July 2013: Quaker Testimonies
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Gota De Leche by Camilla Meek
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A Quaker Perspective on Hope by Kate Davies
Prophetic, Persistent, Powerful by Bridget Moix
Mistress Dyer and the Wilderness, poetry by Anne Miles