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Constitution Series — West Grove Friends

From Alyce Denver, Clerk of West Grove Monthly Meeting: I think we all can agree that since the November election issues of governance and interpretations of the Constitution have been a source of much conversation. To help answer some of our questions, West Grove Meeting is going to host a series of evenings during which we […]

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Job Opportunity with Friends Peace Teams – African Great Lakes Initiative

Help spread the word please and share with contacts  Announcement via FPT’s website: http://friendspeaceteams.org/2017/04/17/aglihire/  Help us spread the word via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/friendspeaceteams/jobs/688905827962703/?source=post   —  African Great Lakes Initiative of Friends Peace Teams Seeks Part-time Publicist-Fundraiser Salary/Compensation This is a contracted position requiring a person who is a self-starter, a good organizer, and who can be […]

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How to Respond to Charleston?

Our hearts are broken, again, over nine more senseless deaths, and the hate-fueled violence that created this tragedy. It is impossible to speak for “all Friends” on most topics, but in this I am confident we agree: hate-fueled violence is never the solution. Ever.  So how do we respond to these situations? As best as […]

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Engaging our Members and Attenders

At Quarterly Meeting this past First Day, I noticed a clever and colorful bulletin board in the West Grove Friends Meeting fellowship room. It was  designed to be both eye-catching and engaging. A little sleuthing led me to Molly Wood, implementer of the idea, and she explained the purpose behind the board:   West Grove […]

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Friends Fiduciary’s Green Fund (part 2)

(This is the second post about Green Fund investing. For an explanation of “green” investing, and how it fits with Quaker principles, see part one. The text in these posts comes from the most recent Friends Fiduciary newsletter. Re-published with permission.) You Can Invest in Solving Climate Change Issues Friends’ investment in green bonds in […]

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Dining for Women chapter started at West Grove Meeting

*** Held monthly. For details & directions see the WQ Events page. *** Everyone is welcome and we encourage women AND men to participate. West Grove Meeting is proud to be hosting a new “Dining for Women” chapter! We have had two meetings so far, Sunday January 11th, the featured program was “The Collateral Repair […]

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