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100 Years of Quiet Tenacity

Friends of Fairhope, Alabama.

Laura Melvin is a member of Fairhope (Ala.) Meeting. She has published in various magazines and is the author of the book Public Secrets and Justice: A Journal of a Circuit Court Judge, which is available through QuakerBooks of FGC.

Posted in: Online Features, September 2017
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Waging Peace: Global Adventures of a Lifelong Activist (Books)

By David Hartsough, with Joyce Hollyday. PM Press, 2014. 243 pages. $20/paperback; $9.99/eBook. When David Hartsough was seven years old […]

Robert Dockhorn is a member of Green Street Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa., and a former senior editor of Friends Journal.

Posted in: April 2015 Books, April 2015: Mentorship: Teaching Our Values, Quaker Book Reviews
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The Kingdom of the Committee and the Garbage Dump of God

For the last few years, Northern Yearly Meeting (FGC) and El Salvador Yearly Meeting (evangelical in character) have been building […]

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For Where Your Treasure Is, There Will Your Heart Be Also

Do not lay up for yourselves treasures upon Earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and […]

Kat Griffith is a member of Winnebago Friends Worship Group in east-central Wisconsin. For more information about San Ignacio School, a K-12 school run by San Ignacio Evangelical Friends Meeting, contact Kat Griffith at 955 Ransom St., Ripon, WI 54971, or call (920) 748-3923.

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Walking the Walk: Rainbow Pfaff

“My name is Rainbow Pfaff, and I have stumbled into a place where the dust and the fresh wood smoke […]

Breeze E. Luetke-Stahlman, a member of Penn Valley Meeting in Kansas City, Mo., attends 57th Street Meeting in Chicago, Ill., where she is a graduate student in Public Policy at University of Chicago.

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Global Awareness and the Good Life

When my sister chose to volunteer at a Quaker program in Nicaragua, I thought about the country for the first […]

Pamela Haines is a member of Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.

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Stories from the Line: Reflections on Protesting the U.S. Army School of the Americas

I first heard of the U.S. Army School of the Americas (SOA), located on the grounds of the huge Ft. […]

Barbara Luetke-Stahlman is a member of Penn Valley Meeting in Kansas City, Mo., living in Wilson, N.C. She recently published a book, 17th-Century Remarkable Quaker Youth.

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Heifers and Pencils

I just read an article in Christian Science Monitor entitled “Help for Uganda’s Farmers: A Heifer to Start a Family” […]

Kevin Coleman Joyce is a member of South Shore Preparative Meeting, which meets at the New England Friends Home, Hingham, Mass.

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