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henry

Tapping a Viral Energy

Lifting the bondage, embracing the future, and making Quakerism a viable reality once more.

Robert Henry is pastor of Indianapolis (Ind.) First Friends Meeting. He is a speaker, activist, neighborhood collaborator, and avid artist. He lives in Fishers, Ind., with his wife and three boys.


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whinfield

Handling Change and Creating Communities

Focused relationships in social media

Steven Whinfield鈥檚 background is in communication and advertising. He has been a part of building brands for many clients and is today an account representative for a large kidney dialysis corporation.


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provance

The Grief and the Promised Land

Leaving behind the things that feel safe and comfortable.

Emily Provance, a member of Fifteenth Street Meeting in New York City, is called to a ministry of hearth building: that is, to the work of creating a home for Friends, a community rich with nourishing opportunities, so that each of us can then minister in the world, fully fed. She is an associate of Good News Associates, a nonprofit organization that supports non-institutional ministries.


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God Sightings on the Hiking Trail

Reflection: Life is dark and life is full of light. 馃敀

Bernadette Kero is a retired nurse and has been a regular attendee at Klamath Falls Friends Church in Oregon for three years. She鈥檚 a member of the Peace and Social Concerns Committee and enjoys volunteering at Friends Food Pantry and hiking.


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Forum August 2018

Letters from our readers. 馃敀

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News August 2018

British Faith and Practice; Grave marker for abolitionists; women鈥檚 theology conference. 馃敀

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wooten

Simple, Relevant, Amusing

How do you sum up your experience and share it in 5 words or less?

Kathleen Wooten is a member of Fresh Pond Meeting in Cambridge, Mass. She travels among Friends both digitally and in person, and carries a minute of travel from her meeting. Kathleen also administers social media accounts for New England Yearly Meeting. She shares about her travels at quakerkathleen鈥.org.


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morgan

What鈥檚 the Point of a Meeting?

Liberal Friends might want to consider how we can be more engaged with our physical neighborhoods.

Mackenzie Morgan is a software engineer and a member of Adelphi (Md.) Meeting. She is currently serving as clerk of the meeting鈥檚 Communications Subcommittee, and as clerk of Baltimore Yearly Meeting鈥檚 Advancement and Outreach Committee. She鈥檚 the editor on QuakerOutreach鈥.com.


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magnificent-story

The Magnificent Story: Uncovering a Gospel of Beauty, Goodness, and Truth

By James Bryan Smith. IVP Books, 2017. 190 pages. $22/hardcover; $21.99/eBook. James Bryan Smith is a 鈥渕agnificent鈥 writer; that is, [鈥

Michael Willett Newheart is a member of Adelphi (Md.) Meeting and professor emeritus of New Testament Language and Literature at Howard University School of Divinity.


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meaning-of-belief

The Meaning of Belief: Religion from an Atheist鈥檚 Point of View

By Tim Crane. Harvard University Press, 2017. 224 pages. $24.95/hardcover or eBook. 鈥淚 don鈥檛 believe you / You had the [鈥

Brian Drayton worships with the new Souhegan Meeting in Wilton, N.H., allowed by Weare (N.H.) Meeting.


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