In this week’s QuakerSpeak, Friends explore the time-tested practice of Quaker traveling ministry, still a powerful tool for Friends meetings to “renew their minds and wake up”.
Whether it’s world peace, climate change, poverty, or justice, Ruth Flower has lobbied Congress about it. And she wants you to become a lobbyist, too.
QuakerSpeak explores Friends’ perspectives on immigration, reframing the common notion that “we have an immigration problem.”
For 18 years, Lon Burnam was a member of the Texas House of Representatives. He is also an active Quaker and a pacifist.
When Quakers say that their worship service is “programmed” or “unprogrammed”, what do they mean?
How do we deal with the fact that not all Quakers are like us? For Benigno, our answer to this question is key to how Friends live out our testimonies in the world.
The U.S. has the highest incarceration rate of any country in the world, with over 2.4 million people currently behind bars. What can Quakers do about it?
Why do Quakers care about Israel-Palestine? Jewish, Palestinian, and Quaker voices come together to explore this question.
Why do these 300 young Quakers care so much about climate change?
Quaker Voluntary Service is a year long service program for Young Adults interested in Quaker spirituality and social change.