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Friends Peace Teams
friendspeaceteams.org Drawing on extensive Quaker experience, Friends Peace Teams (FPT) is a Spirit-led organization working around the world to develop…
Quaker Voluntary Service
quakervoluntaryservice.org This year Quaker Voluntary Service (QVS) has 35 young adults serving as Fellows in the five QVS cities. The…
Woolman at Sierra Friends Center damaged by wildfire
The morning of August 17, the Jones fire swept across the campus of Woolman at Sierra Friends Center, driven by…
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Ruth Estelle Taber Gates
Gates—Ruth Estelle Taber Gates, 91, on July 23, 2019, peacefully, in East Providence, R.I., a few weeks after joyously celebrating…
Pastoring without a Pastor
A New England meeting adapts to worship and care without a pastor.
Kathleen Costello Malin
Days of Uncertainty
In the midst of these days of uncertainty, I have turned to things that remain constant.
AFSC joins call to defund the police
“This isn’t a political question. This isn’t a budgetary question. This is a moral question,” said Joyce Ajlouny, general secretary…
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A Quaker Antiracist Reading List for Young People
After sharing an antiracist reading list of books we’ve read and discussed in recent years, we heard from people who…
Who’s the Proper Quaker Now?
Our introduction to the June/July 2020 issue.
An Awkward Pause
A Friend is led to visit the meetinghouse grounds during isolation.
Debbie B. Ramsey
Spiritual Practices for the Pandemic
An offering of ways to stay grounded during anxious times.
Growing Roots from a Distance
A story of finding connection while living far away from one’s community.
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