Posts From the monthly archives: "April 2018"

With regret, the Planning Committee for Stoking the Fire has decided to cancel the 2018 event due to low participant numbers. This would have been the fourth annual retreat in this series aimed at encouraging the spiritual fire of renewal among North American Friends. With the exception of 2017, when the retreat was held in…(Read More)

quaker jobs

Western Yearly Meeting is accepting applications to fill the full-time position of Christian Education Director. It is an executive level staff position responsible for the present spiritual health and growth of Western Yearly Meeting (FUM) with particular oversight regarding Christian Education. Further information will be made available upon request. Please send résumés…(Read More)

The community around Loosuk, Samburu, in central Kenya, lacks access to many basic goods and services. Local residents currently travel an hour or more by motorcycle-taxi in order to make a photocopy of an official document or buy a school uniform for their child. Yet, the area has a favorable climate and a growing…(Read More)

quaker jobs

Reedwood Friends Church, an independent, multi-cultural Quaker Church, located in southeast Portland, Oregon, and until recently a part of Northwest Yearly Meeting, is seeking applications for a full-time pastor. They are seeking an experienced Christ-centered pastor who has a proven track record in effective community building and organizing, a strong ability to…(Read More)