Quantcast

Tag Archives | home

Huff-featured

I Think I Understand Now

Watching someone’s drug use spiral out of control.

Andrew Huff served with Quaker Voluntary Service in Boston, Mass., in 2015–16. He attends Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.

Posted in: 2020, Drugs, Features
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
Jackson-featured_resized

Supporting Recovery among Friends

What keeps us from helping fellow Friends with drug addictions?

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
Continue Reading · Comments { 2 }
The Cass Corridor neighborhoods on the west end of Midtown Detroit, Michigan, 1990s. Photos © Michael Brozovic, Detroit, Mich.

The Liturgy of Me

The rhythms of a life stuck in a daily cycle of brokenness and violence.

r. scot miller attends Red Cedar Meeting in Lansing, Mich., with his spouse, Jenn, and their family. He holds graduate degrees from Earlham School of Religion (MA and MDiv) and Grand Valley State University (MSW). He is currently a PhD student at Chicago Theological Seminary.

Posted in: Drugs, Features
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
The-Point-of-Arrival

The Point of Arrival

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
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Margaret Shirley Holmes Fritchoff

Fritchoff—Margaret Shirley Holmes Fritchoff, 97, on November 17, 2016, in Tucson, Ariz., after a brief illness. Shirley was born on […]

Posted in: Drugs, Milestones
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Holly DiMicco Olson

Olson—Holly DiMicco Olson, 58, on May 1, 2019, at home in Sellersville, Pa., after an extended struggle with ovarian cancer. […]

Posted in: Drugs, Milestones
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

David Lee Owen

Owen—David Lee Owen, 73, on October 16, 2018, in Charlotte, N.C. David was born on June 7, 1945, at home […]

Posted in: Drugs, Milestones
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Sarah Hinshaw Rickerman

Rickerman—Sarah Hinshaw Rickerman, 94, on July 10, 2015, peacefully, in her home in Landenberg, Pa. Sally was born on February […]

Posted in: Drugs, Milestones
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Roger Darlington Way

Way—Roger Darlington Way, 100, on June 2, 2019, in Foxdale Village, State College, Pa. Roger was born on November 7, […]

Posted in: Drugs, Milestones
Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }
The Kyrie family at Maquoketa Caves State Park, Iowa. Photos courtesy of the author.

Growing Up Quaker

Quaker camps, international peace work, and climates strikes makes up the life of a young Friend.

Finn Kyrie lives with her family in the Driftless Area of Wisconsin, where she is homeschooled. She attends Madison (Wis.) Meeting.

Posted in: Features, Quaker Kids
Continue Reading · Comments { 5 }