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A Community Formed for Faithfulness
We need to help each other grow in recognizing, discerning, and responding when the Spirit leads.
Releasing One Another for Faithfulness
Exploring a vision for faithful communities.
Staying in It
A search for a faith community guided from within by God.
Inspiration From Quaker Women of the Past
I have received much inspiration and encouragement from the stories of earlier Quaker women who were willing to take the risk involved in proclaiming the Truth given to them.
And the word of the Lord was rare in those days; there was no frequent vision. —1 Samuel 3:1 "You…
Mary Fisher: Maidservant Turned Prophet
When Friends in Moscow recently designed a postcard to share the message of Quakerism, the 17th-century Quaker they chose to…
Deep, Tall, and Wide
I’ve just arrived at the old stone house next to Amish fields where I spend the summers writing. One of…
Elizabeth Hooton: A Mother of Quakerism
Passionate and persevering, Elizabeth Hooton played a key role in the birth of Quakerism. Her story, one that both inspires…
Prayer, Healing, and a Miracle
Our life is love, and peace, and tenderness; and bearing one with another, and forgiving one another, and not laying…
Going for the Gold
In the time since September 11, I have often come to Philadelphia’s Independence Mall peace vigil feeling very tired and…