What keeps us from helping fellow Friends with drug addictions?
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Johanna Jackson is a young adult Friend, and a member of State College (Pa.) Meeting. She is a recent graduate of the School of the Spirit's "On Being a Spiritual Nurturer" program, class of 2019. She can be reached at [email protected].Posted in: Drugs, Features
How can we respond to the catastrophes brought on by the war on drugs?
Eric E. Sterling is executive director of Criminal Justice Policy Foundation in Silver Spring, Md. He is co-clerk of the Ministry and Worship Committee of Bethesda (Md.) Meeting and a graduate of Haverford College.Posted in: Drugs, Features
A Friend responds to the New York Times opinion column on Quakers and pronouns.
When three members of Westboro Baptist Church—a church in Topeka, Kans., known for its harsh anti‐LGBTQ beliefs—came to protest […]
New York Yearly Meeting (NYYM) approved “at large membership” (membership through the yearly meeting instead of through a local […]
By Rob Hopkins. Chelsea Green Publishing, 2019. 240 pages. $24.95/hardcover or eBook.
Ruah Swennerfelt is a member of Middlebury (Vt.) Meeting, where she serves on the Earthcare Committee. She is on the Steering Committee of Transition Town Charlotte in Vermont and serves on the Transition U.S. conference planning team.Posted in: Drugs, January 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews
By Carrie Newcomer. Available Light Records, 2019. 11 tracks. $12.99/CD; $9.99/MP3 album.
Patricia Morrison attends South Mountain Meeting in Ashland, Ore. (North Pacific Yearly Meeting). She is a writer and coach who works with artists, writers, musicians, and wellness professionals to help them make a living, make a life, and make a difference. She also helps run a farm animal sanctuary. More at linktr.ee/patriciamorrison.Posted in: Drugs, January 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews
By James Bryan Smith. IVP Books, 2018. 176 pages. $22/hardcover; $21.99/eBook.
Karie Firoozmand is the Book Review Editor.Posted in: Drugs, January 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews
Moore—Anne Hollingsworth Thomas Moore, 89, on January 24, 2019, in Northampton, Mass., after a gradual yearlong decline. Anne was born […]
Rickerman—Sarah Hinshaw Rickerman, 94, on July 10, 2015, peacefully, in her home in Landenberg, Pa. Sally was born on February […]