I cried yesterday. I was sobbing: red, wet, puffy, and gross because of the academic competition I face in school […]
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Felicity Medina, Grade 9, Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pa.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
I came home, excited after a day full of learning, to find my mother waiting for me at the door […]
Ilaria Luna, Grade 6, Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
My first exposure to competitive club travel sports was a difficult one, primarily because of the attitude and actions of […]
Lila Safavi, Grade 6, Sidwell Friends School in Washington, D.C.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
Since tenth grade, I have participated in a competition called Ethics Bowl. Every year high school students gather in teams […]
Nafisa Rashid, Grade 12, Oakwood Friends School in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.Posted in: Friendly Competition?, Student Voices Project, Student Voices Project 2019
It’s been five years since Friends Publishing Corporation launched a companion project to Friends Journal: the QuakerSpeak video series. In […]
Martin Kelley is senior editor of Friends Journal.
Letters from our readers.
It takes a village to raise a child, and it takes a community to support a person of any age.
Sister Alegría lives in Amigas del Señor Monastery in one of the poorest parts of Honduras. Amigas spiritually share in a Covenant of Caring with Multnomah Meeting in Portland, Ore. She is coauthor of the book Giving Up Something Good for Something Better and may be contacted at [email protected].Posted in: Humor in Religion, Lives of Friends
Helen Jane Finney File
This semiannual feature highlights the recent works of Quaker organizations in eight categories.
The literal surroundings of our meetinghouses can be a public statement of our values and beliefs.
Brad Stocker served on Earth Ethics Institute at Miami Dade College for 22 years. He has a post-doctoral certificate in ecology and human spirit. Brad creates and facilitates earth literacy workshops. He is a member of Miami (Fla.) Meeting, co-clerk of Southeastern Yearly Meeting's Earthcare Committee, and a representative to Quaker Earthcare Witness.Posted in: Features, Outside the Meetinghouse
6th Annual Student Voices Project