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October 2018 Full Issue Access

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A Living Tension

Quaker values and money.

Jeffery W. Perkins is executive director of Friends Fiduciary Corporation, a Quaker nonprofit providing cost-effective, professional, socially responsible investment services to Quaker meetings, churches, and organizations. He serves on the board of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility and is a member of Chestnut Hill Meeting in Philadelphia, Pa.

Posted in: Features, Meetings and Money
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Money and Soul

By Pamela Haines. Pendle Hill Pamphlets (number 450), 2018. 34 pages. $7/pamphlet. Fretting about economics and money is not new [鈥

Diana Roose is a member of Oberlin (Ohio) Meeting and a Friend in Residence at Friends Committee on National Legislation in Washington, D.C.

Posted in: Meetings and Money, October 2018 Books, Quaker Book Reviews
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Writing Opp: Meetings and Money (due 7/20)

How do we spend money on ourselves? What is the role of money in our meetings? How do we decide [鈥

Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.

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Speaking the Language of Quaker Values

A Friend鈥檚 perspective on money and philanthropy.

Henry B. Freeman is a fundraising consultant who works with nonprofit organizations and educational institutions around the country. An active Friend, Henry lives in Richmond, Ind., and is a member of Clear Creek Meeting in Richmond.

Posted in: Giving and Philanthropy
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The Ecology of Care: Medicine, Agriculture, Money, and the Quiet Power of Human and Microbial Communities

By Didi Pershouse. Mycelium Books, 2016. 301 pages. $19.95/paperback. 鈥淲hen we stand in the center and look at the whole, [鈥

Ruah Swennerfelt lives in rural Vermont and is a member of Burlington (Vt.) Meeting. She serves as clerk of the Earthcare Ministry Committee of New England Yearly Meeting.

Posted in: November 2016 Books, Quaker Book Reviews, Quakers and Social Media
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Book Clubs of Friends Meetings

Friends share what their meetings are reading.

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A Friends Meeting Looks at Money and Time

Palo Alto (Calif.) Meeting was truly inspired by the Friends Journal special issue on Friends and Money (July 2006). I [鈥

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Behind the Budget: Are We Stuck with This High Risk Monetary System?

What Kind of Resource is Money? The subject here is money and how to use it responsibly. We all know [鈥

Keith Helmuth, a member of New Brunswick Monthly Meeting in Canada, is a founding member of Quaker Institute for the Future and secretary of the Board.

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Beggars to God

I scarcely see beggars near my home in the United States, but they can be found almost everywhere in Rwanda. [鈥

Mark Judkins Helpsmeet, a member of Eau Claire (Wis.) Meeting, was among the founders of Friendly FolkDancers in 1986. He was a Peace Corps volunteer in Togo, West Africa, 1977-79. He has been creating Quaker-supported radio programs since 2005; see http://www.NorthernSpiritRadio,org.

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