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Continuing Revelation?

"I believe that just about all of the world's religions are full of myths and superstitions, but behind them all lies a vital truth. I don'…

Started by Forrest Curo

52 16 hours ago
Reply by Kirby Urner

Las Vegas Friends???

Hi I attended a meeting, (the only one I could find in this town actually) and there were two people in attendance, no first day school, an…

Started by Nahtalya

3 on 2nd day (Mon)
Reply by William F Rushby

Quakers of Asian Descent?

Hello Friends, Here's a shout out to Quakers of Asian descent (either in Asia or in diaspora)!   Are any of us interested in banding togeth…

Started by Stephen Nakao

7 8th month 20
Reply by Virginia J

How Can We Practice Turning to the Spirit?

Whether we call this "the Spirit," "the Presence," "God" -- or "Decline to Say"... This is the traditional, still-active source of whatever…

Started by Forrest Curo

20 8th month 20
Reply by Keith Saylor

Running a Friendly Business

Hey, Friends! Does anyone know of any resources or forums out their for Quakers running businesses? I own a small cafe in Iceland with my…

Started by David Anthony

5 8th month 19
Reply by Howard Brod

Helping the Poor in Bandwidth

Steeple-houses may have a built-in advantage after all, one the early Friends did not foresee.  No matter, we'll make up for it in other wa…

Started by Kirby Urner

18 8th month 19
Reply by Kirby Urner

Thank God That...

We are the ones who...1) see how things really are.2) are reasonable3) love God4) are traditional Quakers5) are real Quakers6) are pretty r…

Started by Forrest Curo

3 8th month 16
Reply by Forrest Curo

The Dwelling Place Within

Hello Friends, I wrote an article in this month's Friends Journal (Aug 2016). The issue is devoted to Quaker spaces, and while most people…

Started by Lola Georg

0 8th month 15

Why Don't Friends Have Substantive Agreement on Political/Economic/Social Issues?

Sometimes human beings are simply intended to disagree, be divided, see matters differently -- if nothing else, so we won't all be wrong ab…

Started by Forrest Curo

25 8th month 3
Reply by Adria Gulizia

Solitary Friends

Hey, Friends! Does anyone else live far away from any meetings or worship groups? I live in Iceland and I can't find any other Quakers here…

Started by David Anthony

29 7th month 28
Reply by David Anthony

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