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Farewell Message from Our Outgoing Coordinator

Friends: It has been a tremendous privilege to work with the Western Quarterly Meeting community. The relationships I have formed here will carry me well as I begin a new chapter. I am heartened that I will still be working for our wider yearly-meeting community. I won’t be a stranger! In this regard, I will […]

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Employment Opportunity at Western Quarterly Meeting!

Update! This position is filled, but a NEW position is available. Check it out: http://westernquarterquakers.org/?p=7535   Western Quarter, Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) Western Quarter, a community of 11 Monthly Meetings in southern Chester County and northern Delaware, seeks a part-time Coordinator. The Western Quarter Coordinator is responsible for managing the work and activities of the Quarter. Responsibilities […]

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Blaise Glowiak Reflects on a Grant Experience

Blaise Glowiak is a member of Centre Friends Meeting, cialis generic and he received a grant from the Traveling Ministers Fund to attend the Global Solutions Design Science Lab! He wrote about his experience below. … The Global Solutions Design Science Lab was a wonderful opportunity for me to learn over the counter viagra more […]

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Information for Young Adult Friends!

this email is for Friends subscribed to Young Adult Friends Program Updates YAFs picnicking at PYM Sessions News for Young Adult Friends Spiritual Formation Program – 9/27 YAF Fall Retreat 10/17-19 Jobs & Internships Greetings, Young Adult Friends & allies,   I’m just coming back in the office after spending a wonderful week with many of you […]

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Revitalizing Our Quarterly Meetings! Click Here!

Members from nine quarterly meetings gathered at Reading Monthly Meeting on June 7, 2014 to affirm the role and importance of our quarters. There was a sense of community and belonging to each other. We converged upon the truth that regional gatherings can be a place where yearly meeting becomes relevant. The quarterly meeting experience […]

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Our Coordinator to Depart August 31. Click on this slide.

Friends: Please see the below announcement from our Clerk, Pamela Leland.  Click Here to view WQ Coordinator Job Description … 5 August 2014 Friends / Monthly Meeting Clerks – I hope this finds each of you well. I write with two important announcements: First, Zachary Dutton, our Coordinator, has submitted his resignation effective August 31st  in […]

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Linda Pastor On Worship

Linda Pastor is a member of Centre Meeting, and, when asked, had this to say, about her experience of worship. How did I even know about Quakers on a personal level? My uncle was a convinced Quaker and his testimony was profound to me:  he was a CO during WW 2 and during that period […]

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On Reading the Bible by Alyce Denver

*This article originally appeared in West Grove Meeting‘s August Newsletter. A Meditation In the beginning . . . The grace of the Lord Jesus be with God’s people. Amen. The Book of Beginnings, through the Apocrypha, to the end of The Revelation of John My love affair with the Bible began as a child. Upon […]

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A Meditation on Exodus 3:1-3

This appeared in a recent release of the West Grove Meeting Newsletter by Alyce Denver, who serves as Clerk of West Grove. A Meditation Now Moses was tending the sheep of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian. Then he led them to the back of the desert and came to Horeb, the mountain of […]

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