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Barry Crossno became the general secretary of Friend General Conference in 2011. He joined Friends in Taos, New Mexico, and now lives in Philadelphia with his wife Beth and their eleven-month-old son, Auden. He recently co-authored Pendle Hill Pamphlet No. 460 with J. Brent Bill titled On Vocal Ministry. Email: [email protected].
Posted in: Features, The State of Quaker Institutions
By Ibram X. Kendi. One World, 2019. 320 pages. $27/hardcover; $13.99/eBook.
Lori Patterson lives in Portland, Ore., where she teaches women’s studies at her local college, attends Multnomah Meeting (where she serves on the Racial Justice Committee), and runs an independent yarn and fiber dyeing business out of her home.Posted in: April 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews, The State of Quaker Institutions
By David Johnson. Pendle Hill Pamphlets (number 459), 2019. 30 pages. $7/pamphlet or eBook.
Rausie Hobson is a member of Rocky River Meeting in Siler City, N.C., Friends Church of North Carolina. She is a retired ESL teacher and public librarian, a member of Quakers Uniting in Publications, and was publications board clerk of North Carolina Yearly Meeting (FUM) for many years.Posted in: April 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews, The State of Quaker Institutions
An exploration of food culture among Friends.
Kat Griffith is a former teacher and homeschooler and a current writer and volunteer in a variety of environmental and child-related endeavors. A member of the Winnebago Worship Group (Wis.) and Northern Yearly Meeting, she loves to cook, feed people, and be fed! Email: [email protected].Posted in: Features, Unnamed Quaker Creeds
A Word from the Lost: Remarks on James Nayler’s Love to the Lost and a Hand Held Forth to the Helpless to Lead Out of the Dark
By David Lewis. Inner Light Books, 2019. 276 pages. $35/hardcover; $25/paperback; $12.50/eBook.
Brian Drayton worships with Souhegan Meeting in Wilton, N.H., allowed by Weare (N.H.) Meeting.Posted in: March 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews, Unnamed Quaker Creeds
A Friend’s attention to prayer life brings an easy order to life’s juggles.
A member of the Winnebago Worship Group in Wisconsin, Kat Griffith is a former teacher, homeschooler, sustainable agriculture activist, and environmental educator. She is currently active in several Friends organizations, serves as an interpreter, and works on various social justice issues.Posted in: Features, February 2020
The spirituality of doorknobs and staircases.
Gunilla Norris writes contemplative books on the spirituality of the everyday. More of her writings can be found at gunillanorris.com.Posted in: Features, February 2020
By Kathleen Duffy. Orbis Books, 2019. 176 pages. $20/paperback; $16.50/eBook.
Carl Blumenthal is a member of Brooklyn (N.Y.) Meeting.Posted in: February 2020, February 2020 Book Reviews, Quaker Book Reviews
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
Ingram—Ruth Iris Clark Ingram, 104, on January 11, 2019, in Annapolis, Md. Iris was born on November 1, 1914, in […]