Welcome to QuakerSpeak—a video series from Friends Journal. We’ve been hard at work producing our eighth season of interviews with Quakers of diverse backgrounds and experience, and I’m so excited about the videos that this year has in store!
This year, we’ll be releasing a new video every other week, allowing for extra time in production so we can go even more in-depth with the spiritual and cultural topics we’ll be covering. Between the premiere episodes, we’ll continue to share some of our favorite interviews from our first seven seasons.
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Welcome to QuakerSpeak – a video series from Friends Journal featuring interviews with Quakers from all different backgrounds.
Jean-Marie Barch: I think holding on to connection with others, whether I agree with them or not, has to do with the way in which I root myself.
Avis Wanda McClinton: Down on my knees preparing the beds for the plants, I just talk to God as I work the earth.
Ran Smith: One voice came very clearly that said, “You should go to Quaker meeting.” And I did. I went there.
This year, we’re releasing a new video every other Thursday. The best way to keep up with our project is to subscribe at QuakerSpeak.com/subscribe. Subscription is free —just enter your email address. Please check the description below this video for the link.
I’m Rebecca, I’m video producer for the QuakerSpeak project. We’ve been hard at work, and are so excited about the videos that this year has in store. Don’t forget to subscribe, and we’ll see you soon!
The views expressed in this video are of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Friends Journal or its collaborators.