Booth—Lois Pitkin Booth, 97, on September 13, 2019, in Concord, N.H. Lois was born on June 14, 1922, in Epping, […]
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Our introduction to the March 2020 issue.
Can Friends model a new kind of Christian governance?
Andrew Huff served with Quaker Voluntary Service in Boston, Mass., in 2015–16. He attends Central Philadelphia (Pa.) Meeting.Posted in: Features, Unnamed Quaker Creeds
Revisiting that of God in every man.
Ann Birch is a member of El Paso (Tex.) Meeting, where she is currently the clerk. She is a librarian, a grandmother, and active in local theater.Posted in: Features, Unnamed Quaker Creeds
Sometimes we need the buses, dogs, and loud neighbors to enter the deepest silence of the meetinghouse.
Ben Handy is a member of Frankford Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa. He has a boring job and a lovely family. He mostly spends his free time trying to figure out where he put his glasses, and why he can never seem to get anything done.Posted in: Features, February 2020
By Albert Haase. InterVarsity Press, 2019. 176 pages. $16/paperback; $15.99/eBook.
William Shetter is a member of Bloomington (Ind.) Meeting.Posted in: February 2020, February 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews
When can drugs bring us closer to God?
Joe McHugh lives in Minnesota, writes frequently for a variety of publications, and his book, Startled by God: Wisdom from Unexpected Places, was published in 2013. He has served in interim leadership positions at Friends School of Minnesota and Carolina Friends School.Posted in: Drugs, Features
A Friend responds to the New York Times opinion column on Quakers and pronouns.
A Friend’s idea of Christianity is one of a relationship with her maker.
A textile designer by profession, Edwina Dankwa Assan founded the social enterprise Edtex over 20 years ago to ethically produce handmade, color-fast fabrics for fashion designers and home decorators. She is a member of Hill House Meeting in Accra, Ghana.Posted in: Faith and Practice, Quaker Kids
Letters from our readers.