Posts From the monthly archives: "April 2016"

Western Yearly Meeting of Friends Church, located in western Indiana and the Chicago area, is seeking candidates for Christian Education Director with full time work and salary, including benefits.  This person is a Christian who loves all ages—adults, youth, and children—is willing to travel, and plays a major role in directing camp.  An…(Read More)

Friends United Meeting congratulates the newly-appointed leadership of Friends Church Kenya (FCK), the national umbrella organization for the 20 yearly meetings in that country. At the Triennial conference held 13-17 April, 2016, on the campus of Booker Academy in Mumias, the delegates approved: Henry Mukwanja, Presiding Clerk (from East Africa Yearly Meeting – North…(Read More)

New York Yearly Meeting seeks a Communications Director. This is a 0.8 FTE position beginning July 1, 2016. Depending on availability, this position may be paired with a similar position with New York Quarter at 0.2 FTE. The position is based in NYYM’s Manhattan office, working in the office at least two…(Read More)

Friends United Meeting’s Water Projects Fund has recently made a grant to Friends Theological College for the purpose of demolishing the old cement water tank that was rotten and leaking, replacing it with a new tank, and installing new rain-water harvesting gutters on the dining hall roof. This will allow the dining hall…(Read More)

Friends Theological College welcomes two new staff members: Edna Tadayo joins the college as the Front Desk Receptionist, while Perucy Ongalo returns to FTC’s staff after three years away, to take up the post of Registrar and Administrative Secretary…(Read More)

Stoking the Fire is SERIOUS about wanting Young Adults! We haven’t had very many YAFs (18-35 years old) apply for the scholarship we offered, and some have commented that it wasn’t enough financial help to tip the balance for them, so we’ve DOUBLED the scholarship amount! Register now and indicate your…(Read More)

Friends from across Indiana will be gathering in small groups over the next few weeks to discuss the good work of Friends United Meeting and how Meetings, Churches, families and individuals can better partner with each other to support our shared work. The groups will be hosted by our regional Yearly Meetings, by local Friends…(Read More)

Celebrate Cuba Yearly Meeting’s 116th anniversary – November 11-18, 2016  Every year on the 14th of November, Cuba Yearly Meeting celebrates the arrival in 1900 of the first Friends missionaries to the island. For the last few years, Friends United Meeting has been sending Living Letters to join in the celebration and to experience…(Read More)