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60th Anniversary: Books

A look back at 60 years of Quaker reading.

Trevor Johnson is the editorial fellow at Friends Journal through Quaker Voluntary Service鈥檚 second year Alumni Fellows program.

Posted in: From the Archives, November 2015: Books and Pop Culture
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Quaker Works May 2015

A semiannual feature dedicated to connecting Friends Journal readers to the good works of Quaker organizations.

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60th Anniversary: Worship Sharing Comes to Friends

From the FJ archives.

Martin Kelley is the senior editor of Friends Journal.

Posted in: April 2015: Mentorship: Teaching Our Values, Online Features
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Quaker Bestsellers 2013

From the 2013 FGC Gathering in Greeley, Colorado

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Q&A: Christina Repoley, Founding Executive Director of Quaker Voluntary Service

Service work with young adult Friends.

Christina Repoley is a member of the Atlanta (Ga.) Meeting. She has served on staff in the Peace Building Program of American Friends Service Committee, Southeastern Regional office and as the coordinator of the Mexico Summer Project, one of AFSC鈥檚 last remaining workcamps for young adults. She served on Friends General Conference鈥檚 Youth Ministries Committee for six years, and recently served on FGC鈥檚 Stoking the Spiritual Fire of Quakerism Capital Campaign Steering Committee. Christina was a Woodruff Fellow at Emory University鈥檚Candler School of Theology where she received a Master of Divinity in 2011.聽Following seminary, Christina served as Program Coordinator for the Faith and Service Program of the Cousins Family Foundation, where she worked with a national network of faith-based voluntary service programs and also with the Fund for Theological Education鈥檚 Volunteers Exploring Vocation program.

Posted in: December 2012: Hospitality
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How Green Are Quakers?

Quaker Earthcare Survey Results Last summer at Friends General Conference Gathering in Iowa, we at Quaker Earthcare Witness had our first [鈥

John Fletcher is a member of Norman (Okla.) Meeting and serves on the steering committee of Quaker Earthcare Witness.

Posted in: August 2012: Sustainable Travel, Departments
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Peace in the World, Peace among Friends

Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another; love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous: not [鈥

Mary Ellen McNish, a member of Byberry Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa., is general secretary of American Friends Service Committee.

Posted in: Features
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