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Inquirers’ Weekend at Pendle Hill

A Friends meeting community has so much to offer: rich silence in an era of noise, deep worship growing from […]

Shirley Dodson is a member of Middletown Meeting in Lima, Pa. She served for four and a half years as director of conferences and retreats for Pendle Hill, and recently became director of marketing. For ten years she coordinated adult religious education for Philadelphia Yearly Meeting. She lives with her husband, Rich Ailes, and daughter, Katie, in Swarthmore, Pa. For information on Inquirers' Weekends at Pendle Hill, call ext. 142, (800) 742-3150 or (610) 566-4507, or visit http://www.pendlehill.org.

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Some Thoughts on Membership

Membership issues are one of those items that Ministry and Counsel keeps putting off discussing. There are many issues surrounding […]

Teddy Milne , a member of Northampton (Mass.) Meeting, is the author of several books including Thumbs Up, Peace Porridge Three, and Kids Who Have Made a Difference.

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Reclaiming Baptism

Nothing becomes a cliché faster than the truth. An insightful or witty person will find a new turn of phrase […]

Paul Buckley is a member of 57th Street Meeting in Chicago, Ill. Currently he attends Clear Creek Meeting in Richmond, Ind.

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On Seeking Membership (and Other Things)

After seven years of regular attendance at University Friends Meeting, Seattle, I decided to seek membership in the Religious Society […]

Dana B. Standish is a member of University Friends Meeting in Seattle, Washington. © 2001 Dana B. Standish

Posted in: April 2001, Features
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