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Surprised by Joy

A family tragedy unleashes a flood of unexpected emotions and lessons.

Kat Griffith is a member of Winnebago Worship Group in east central Wisconsin, a high school teacher, and former homeschooler. She has previously written for Friends Journal about Northern Yearly Meeting's relationship with Salvadoran Friends and "Conversations from the Heartland," a series of discussions with conservative Christian homeschooling friends.

An earlier version of this article appeared in the November 2016 issue of What Canst Thou Say?


Posted in: Features, February 2019
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Helen Steere Horn

Horn鈥擧elen Steere Horn, 86, on April 29, 2018, unexpectedly, in Athens, Ohio. Helen was born on April 11, 1932, in [鈥

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April 2018 Full Issue Access

Members can download the full PDF or read any article online (see links below). Features: 鈥淣urturing Growth and Healing through [鈥

FJ Members can download the full PDF of the April issue or read any article online.


Posted in: Full Access, Healing
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Writing Opp: Quakers and Healing (due 1/15)

Our April 2018 issue will look at Quakers healing. I鈥檝e always been struck by the ambivalence of early Friends on [鈥

Martin Kelley is senior editor of聽Friends Journal:聽[email protected]


Posted in: From the Editor's Desk
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Edward W. Wickersham

Wickersham鈥擡dward W. Wickersham, 84, on April 15, 2017, at Foxdale Village in State College, Pa., Ted was born on April [鈥

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David A. Meirs II

Meirs鈥擠avid A. Meirs II, 87, on March 27, 2017, in Cinnaminson, N.J., surrounded by love and family. David was born [鈥


Posted in: Conscience, Milestones
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AFSC鈥檚 Centennial: April full issue access

Members can download full PDF or read any article online.


Posted in: 2017
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Cultivating Peace in Troubled Times

Shan Cretin looka back at 100 years of Quaker action and witness.

Shan Cretin will be retiring as general secretary of American Friends Service Committee at the end of August 2017, a post she has held since September 2010. She is currently a member of Santa Monica (Calif.) Meeting and a sojourning member of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.


Posted in: AFSC Centennial, Features
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After the Marathon Bombing

FJ Poetry: What shall we do with the stillness, do with the hate and the pity?

Lisa DeSiro lives in Cambridge, Mass.


Posted in: January 2017: Quakers in the Workplace, Poetry
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