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Race & Place: How Urban Geography Shapes the Journey to Reconciliation

By David P. Leong, IVP Books, 2017. 208 pages. $16/paperback; $15.99/eBook. I couldn鈥檛 put down David Leong鈥檚 guide because it [鈥

Carl Blumenthal is a member of Brooklyn (N.Y.) Meeting.


Posted in: January 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quaker Lifestyles
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Tying Up the Cat

Have we forgotten the reasons for our practices?

Donne Hayden is a member of Cincinnati (Ohio) Meeting. In 2012, she attended the Friends World Committee for Consultation World Gathering of Friends in Kenya, where she saw the Spirit move in singing and dancing Friends.


Posted in: Conflict and Controversy, Features
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Spiritual Disciplines Handbook: Practices That Transform Us (Revised and Expanded Edition)

By Adele Ahlberg Calhoun. InterVarsity Press, 2015. 352 pages. $22/paperback; $16.99/eBook. The back cover of Adele Ahlberg Calhoun鈥檚 book, Spiritual [鈥

Bob Dixon-Kolar teaches writing at a community college in Illinois and is a member of Evanston (Ill.) Meeting.


Posted in: February 2017, February 2017 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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Let鈥檚 Grow Together: Interview with EunSung Kim

We are all Quakers: Let鈥檚 grow together.

Jon Berry is a Friends Journal trustee. He lives and worships in New York City.


Posted in: Let's Grow Together, October 2015: Faithful Living
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Introducing Evangelical Ecotheology: Foundations in Scripture, Theology, History, and Praxis

By Daniel L. Brunner, Jennifer L. Butler, and A. J. Swoboda. Baker Academic, 2014. 255 pages. $26.99/paperback or eBook. Introducing [鈥

Jim Kessler is a member of Grinnell Friends Church (FUM) in Grinnell, Iowa, and teaches environmental biology at Iowa Valley Community College鈥揋rinnell. Jim speaks often to secular and faith-based groups about the importance of reintroducing native plantings into human-altered landscapes, and with his wife, Kathy, has restored native habitat on the 30 acres where they live.


Posted in: October 2015 Books, October 2015: Faithful Living, Quaker Book Reviews
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Divisions in North Carolina Yearly Meeting (FUM)

Growing division in the body of NCYM (FUM) will be addressed on Saturday, November 1.

Max L. Carter is the director of Friends Center and campus ministry co枚rdinator at Guilford College, where he also directs the Quaker Studies program.


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Books September 2014

Book reviews.

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Those Other Branch Quakers

鈥淏e careful of those 鈥榦ther branch鈥 Quakers.鈥 These words were spoken to me at a recent Wednesday evening Bible study by [鈥


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Filling a Toolkit

Arriving Earlham School of Religion (ESR) and I were both born in the autumn of 1960. We intersected in our [鈥

Della Stanley-Green is a member of Plainfield (Ind.) Meeting and is recorded as a minister of the Gospel in Western Yearly Meeting. She is executive director of Indiana Network for Higher Education Ministries.


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Learning about the Real World of Ministry

Any change in one鈥檚 life has the potential to be transformative. Going to Earlham School of Religion was certainly so [鈥

Rex Jones is pastor of West River Friends Meeting in Economy, Ind.


Posted in: Features
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