This summer we traveled to New England Yearly Meeting and asked Quakers from all over the region: how does your meeting do outreach? How do you welcome newcomers?
Every 5 years, Friends World Committee for Consultation publishes a map of Quakers worldwide. We talk with Gretchen Castle, General Secretary of FWCC, about Friends around the world.
If you claimed conscientious objector status, would a draft board believe you? Curt Torell of Quaker House has some tips for making sure they do.
Not everyone in Quaker Meeting speaks the same theological language, but Friends have a way to listen for the Spirit behind the words.
Being opposed to war doesn’t mean that Quakers aren’t supportive of soldiers. As Lenore Yarger puts it, “military members are also victims of war in their own way.”
In these times of rising anti-Muslim sentiment, how can Quakers demonstrate our spiritual conviction of equality?
Young Adult Friends are often transitory and sometimes don’t return to Quakerism. So how can they stay engaged?
What’s it like to make a decision with 180-200 Quakers from all over the country? According to Dorsey Green, “It’s like the whole room shimmers.”
Why do Quakers care about politics? We asked Marge Abbott and Noah Baker Merrill.
Jennie Isbell explores her journey from skepticism into activism.