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April 2018 Full Issue Access

Members can download the full PDF or read any article online (see links below). Features: 鈥淣urturing Growth and Healing through [鈥

FJ Members can download the full PDF of the April issue or read any article online.


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Among Friends: Holding in the Light

Our introduction to the April issue on Healing. 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? To [鈥

Gabriel Ehri is the executive director of聽Friends Journal


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Nurturing Growth and Healing through Stories

Relearning how to tell and to listen to stories.

Astuti Bijlefeld finds that her roles of mother, grandmother, chaplain, and gardener complement and shape each other. She is a member of Central Finger Lakes Meeting in Geneva, N.Y.


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Balancing Acts

Healing is a verb: a slowing, flowing movement toward balance.

Ruthe Schoder-Ehri, a member of Homer (Alaska) Meeting, resides in the high desert of southeastern Arizona, close to Mexico. She is an artist, a homeopath with concern for individual and global health, a joyful grandmother, and an active volunteer for treesisters.org.


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Writing Opp: Quakers and Healing (due 1/15)

Our April 2018 issue will look at Quakers healing. I鈥檝e always been struck by the ambivalence of early Friends on [鈥

Martin Kelley is senior editor of聽Friends Journal:聽[email protected]


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The Distressed Body: Rethinking Illness, Imprisonment, and Healing

By Drew Leder. University of Chicago Press, 2016. 304 pages. $30/paperback or eBook. To be human means to lead both [鈥

A physician practicing in Virginia, Margaret Fisher is a member of Herndon (Va.) Meeting and Baltimore Yearly Meeting鈥檚 Working Group on Right Relationship with Animals.


Posted in: AFSC Centennial, April 2017 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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Author Arla Patch reads 鈥淧eace Is Possible,鈥 truth, healing, & reconciliation in Maine

Truth, healing, and reconciliation in Maine.

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Quaker Bestsellers 2015

From the 2015 FGC Gathering in Cullowhee, North Carolina 1. A Sustainable Life: Quaker Faith and Practice in the Renewal [鈥

The hottest books at the 2015 FGC Gathering bookstore


Posted in: Features, October 2015: Faithful Living, Quaker Book Reviews
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On Being Good

Opening up those parts of ourselves we keep in the shadows.

Sharon Goens-Bradley works for the American Friends Service Committee and is the Healing Justice Program director in the Twin Cities office in Minnesota. Sharon has a master's degree in counseling psychology and has worked as a mediator, circle keeper, and restorative justice practitioner. She lives in Minneapolis with her wife and daughter.


Posted in: Features, October 2014: Experience of Friends of Color
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Growing Up in Germany During World War II

We had not heard from my Uncle Helmut in years: 鈥渓ost in action,鈥 we were told. Then one day in [鈥

Erika Muhlenberg is a member of Kendal Meeting in Kennett Square, Pa. Born in Hamburg, Germany, as a teenager she emigrated to the United States.


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