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Quakers in Bolivia

What did I know about Bolivia? Practically nothing, just the few facts I had learned in high school half a […]

Newton Garver, a member of Buffalo (N.Y.) Meeting, is a trustee of Quaker Bolivia Link. Plans are underway for another Quaker study tour.

Posted in: Features, February 2001
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Outreach Is Just Another Word for Sharing

“We are also to be witnesses for God, and to propagate his life in the world, to be instruments in […]

Kathy Hersh is a member of Miami (Fla.) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, February 2001
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Quaker Bolivia Link

A group from the first Quaker Study Tour of Bolivia created Quaker Bolivia Link (QBL) under the leadership of Ken […]

Newton Garver is a member of the Board of Trustees of Quaker Bolivia Link. QBL can be reached at 2967 Lawrence St., San Diego, CA 92106

Posted in: Features, February 2001
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Father for a Day

When I first realized that my journey from Catholicism to Quakerism had reached a point of no return, one of […]

Shelagh Robinson is a member of Staffordshire Monthly Meeting (UK), attached to Stoke-on-Trent Preparative Meeting.
Reprinted from Quaker Monthly, June

Posted in: Features, February 2001
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Bringing Quaker Values to the Classroom

I realize I’m not unbiased in my thinking about the subject of this special issue. I suspect that none of […]

Posted in: Features, January 2001
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Spirituality in Action: Ethos and Ethic

I want to discuss ethos, the spiritual and moral context we create for Friends education to occur, and ethics, the […]

Paul A. Lacey is a member of Clear Creek Meeting in Richmond, Indiana. He teaches English literature, humanities, and a number of cross-disciplinary courses at Earlham College. This article was originally presented as a speech to a conference sponsored by Earlham, Friends Association for Higher Education, and Friends Council on Education.

Posted in: Features, January 2001
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“Meeting for Learning” at Princeton Friends School

As the founding head of Princeton Friends School, I’ve been asked time and again during the past 12 years the […]

Jane Fremon is a member of Princeton (N.J.) Meeting. This article is adapted from the "Among Friends" newsletter of Princeton.

Posted in: Features, January 2001
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Friendly Community‐Based Educating

We are a home‐based educating family, and the world is our classroom. What does that mean, and how did we […]

Sandra Brown attends Ann Arbor (Mich.) Meeting and nurtures the education of her four children. Contributors to this article include members of the Quaker Homeschooling Circle (QHC), an e-mail community of Friendly homeschoolers and fellow travelers.

Posted in: Features, January 2001
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Can Friends Really Make a Difference in Educating All Our Youth?

Quakerism’s social testimony addresses the Inner Light that exists in each individual, and my home state of Pennsylvania gives particular […]

Marlene Santoyo is a member of Germantown (Pa.) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, January 2001
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Brand New

September 1987 represented a turning point in both my spiritual journey as a Friend and my professional life as a […]

Ayesha Imani is a member of Germantown (Pa.) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, January 2001
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