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Farmington Friends Church, a Quaker meeting in Farmington, New York, is seeking a full-time pastor to begin in April, 2017. Located in Upstate New York’s Finger Lakes Region, Farmington Friends supports both a programmed and unprogrammed service and is actively engaged in the process of ongoing continuing revelation about its place in the…(Read More)

To All Friends Everywhere: A gathering of Quaker Women in Public Ministry met from October 21 to 23, 2016 at Rolling Ridge Conference Center in North Andover, Massachusetts, with the intention to listen for our gathered condition.  The Unconference Model shaped our time together and created a space that invited all voices to lift up…(Read More)

A query on Facebook about interest in a retreat for Quaker Women in Public Ministry has lead to plans for an actual retreat, October 21–23, 2016, at Rolling Ridge Retreat Center, in North Andover, Massachusetts. Details from the planning committee, and a link to their website: What: A gathering of Quaker Women in Public…(Read More)

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)

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)

FUM’s Stoking the Fire Planning Committee has extended the deadline for early bird registration for Stoking the Fire 2016 until March 10. For another few days, receive up to a 10% discount for registering early for the conference. Experience the power and presence of Christ, together. Join Friends as we stoke our spiritual fires…(Read More)

PowerPoint Prayer Guide

For their participation in the 2016 FUM Chain of Prayer, West Newton Friends Meeting’s Sylvia Graves created a PowerPoint to lead her group through FUM’s prayer concerns. Last week, she came by the Richmond office to offer her work as a template that other meetings might draw on for their own day in…(Read More)

The web site and registration are now online for the 2016 Stoking the Fire conference, to be held May 13-16 in Sophia, North Carolina. Join Friends as we stoke our spiritual fires and stretch ourselves through communal worship, learning, and fellowship. Together we will open ourselves to Christ’s presence and power and allow…(Read More)