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Why Talk about Conscientious Objection with Youth?
Conscience must be developed and nurtured.
Our Most Precious Resource
It is my good fortune to belong to a large, urban meeting that has quite a few families with young…
An Approach to Religious Education
Members of the Menomonie Ministerial Association (M.A.M.A) stared at me in slack-jawed silence. We had been in the midst of…
Planned World Gathering of Young Friends
The World Gathering of Young Friends will take place August 16-24, 2005, at Lancaster University, UK and will gather around…
Finding Home at The Meeting School
I spent my sophomore and junior years of high school at The Meeting School, a small Quaker boarding school on…
Kathleen Yardley Lonsdale (1903-1971) may be just the spiritual companion you need. Though she is a person of breathtaking energy…
Exploring and Discovering a Friends School Meeting
When I first began teaching at a Friends school seven years ago, what I knew of Quakers derived mostly from…
Learning Peace in Time of War: A Classroom Retrospective
For four years I’ve been teaching a required interdisciplinary course on violence and nonviolence, called Peace and War, at Johnson…
God Is in the Mouth of the Wolf
I think I must have been born searching for God. People tell me that just as my head crowned during…
In the Wake of Hurricane Isabel
The most powerful experience I had on a Friends Disaster Service (FDS) trip to Hyde County, N.C., was also the…
While I have only spoken out of the silence once, I have felt urges to speak in other parts of…
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