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Finding Simplicity in My Life

As many people鈥檚 lives become more cluttered with events and activities, we become more and more reliant on physical items. [鈥

Robert Bennett, Grade 9, Westtown School, member of Durham (Maine) Meeting


Posted in: Student Voice Project 2018, Student Voices Project, What Are Quaker Values Anyway?
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Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman鈥檚 Search for Balance

By Iris Graville. Homebound Publications, 2017. 260 pages. $17.95/paperback; eBook coming December 2017. This wonderful memoir tells the story of [鈥

Beth Taylor is a member of Westerly (R.I.) Meeting and teaches creative nonfiction in Brown University鈥檚 Nonfiction Writing Program.


Posted in: November 2017 Books, Quaker Libraries
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Among Friends: Casting the Light

Our introduction to our issue on Quakers and Social Media.

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal. [email protected]鈥媐riendsjournal.鈥媜rg


Posted in: Among Friends, Quakers and Social Media
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Walking Cheerfully Over the Web

Community management in the manner of Friends. 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? To read [鈥

Isaac Smith is a member of Frederick Meeting in Frederick, Md., where he lives with his wife and son.


Posted in: Features, Quakers and Social Media
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Collaboration in Action

Religious Education 馃敀 Friends Journal Member? Sign in here! Not an FJ member? To read this piece, please join us [鈥

Christel Jorgenson, a member of Friends Meeting at Cambridge (Mass.), was the youth and education secretary for New England Yearly Meeting for a long spell, and now happily helps with family worship at her meeting. She spends winter months at Casa de los Amigos in Mexico City, Mexico, where she attends Mexico City Meeting.


Posted in: November 2015: Books and Pop Culture, Religious Education
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Watts Interview

Bum-Rush the Internet

An Interview with Jon Watts

Jon Watts is a Quaker musician and traveling performer with a concern for Friends and the internet. Find more of his work, including his blog, videos, and songs at www鈥.jonwatts鈥.com.


Posted in: Features, May 2013: Focus on the Arts
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Convergence among Friends: From the 鈥楰itchen鈥 to the 鈥楶arlor鈥

Have you ever sensed that the earliest Quakers had a fire that seems to be missing now? What do we [鈥

Robin Mohr, a member of San Francisco (Calif.) Meeting, has a weblog, 鈥淲hat Canst Thou Say?鈥 at http://鈥媤ww鈥.robinmsf鈥.blogspot鈥.com. C. Wess Daniels, a member of Barberton (Ohio) Friends Church, currently lives in Los Angeles where he attends Fuller Seminary; he blogs at http://鈥媤ww鈥.gatheringinlight鈥.com.


Posted in: Features
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A Convergence of Friends

This spring I hosted an unusual dinner party: nine Quakers from Ohio, Oregon, and California, gathered for fellowship, dialogue, and [鈥

Robin Mohr, a member of San Francisco (Calif.) Meeting, serves her monthly, quarterly, and yearly meetings through religious education programs for adults and children.


Posted in: Features
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Christmas Newsletter

As I sit down to write this Christmas [2000] newsletter, I cannot help but reflect on last Christmas, which I [鈥

Maia Carter, a member of Friendship Meeting in Greensboro, N.C., is living in Amman, Jordan.


Posted in: Features, March 2001
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