Posts From the monthly archives: "April 2017"

Quaker Life won an award this year at the Associated Church Press conference! We received an Honorable Mention for a poem by Franchot Ballinger of Eastern Hills Friends Meeting. Here’s the poem:   Awakened in the Word “We awaken in Christ’s body….” —Symeon the New Theologian A few sank in prayer. One paced…(Read More)

Early this week, we sent to the printer a poster, several handouts, and a letter about our 2017 Summer Mission Project—A Big Year for Belize. They will be mailed to Meetings and Churches in early May. If you’d like to view them sooner, they are available here as a downloadable pdf…(Read More)

Oscar Siema Mmbali has been traveling among East African Friends, raising support for the work he will be doing with Belize Friends Ministries. Now, he’s in North America, spreading the news about our expanding work in Belize City and raising support among North American Friends. As an FUM ministry field staff, Oscar depends on…(Read More)

  Celebrate Cuba Yearly Meeting’s 117th anniversary – November 11-21, 2017 Every year on the 14th of November, Cuba Yearly Meeting celebrates the arrival in 1900 of the first Friends missionaries to the island. Friends United Meeting sends visiting groups, or Living Letters, to join in the celebration and to experience the life and…(Read More)

Though the alterations on the new Belize Friends Center aren’t completed yet, staff and students at the Belize Friends School moved books, desks, and other equipment from the old school to their new quarters today. Eden Grace shared on Facebook, “I’ve been looking forward to this milestone since the day I became Global…(Read More)

quaker jobs

Mooresville Friends Church/White Lick Monthly Meeting, a 194-year-old Quaker meeting located in Mooresville, Indiana, is seeking candidates for the position of full-time Pastoral Minister. Applicants should be deeply rooted in the historic faith and practice of Quakerism, while also being open and sensitive to current leadings of the spirit in our…(Read More)