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How did you find your vocation?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Forrest Curo 1st month 12, 2011. 9 Replies

A few months ago, Max Carter asked a handful of Guilford College alumni to write essays on this query: "What are you doing now and how does it relate to your time in the Quaker Leadership Scholars…Continue


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What to Expect in Quaker Meeting for Worship

What can you expect in a Quaker Worship Service? This is a guide for newcomers on the basics: what to expect in Quaker Meeting for Worship. Quaker Speak is a...
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Rise Up Singing: A Songbook for Transformation

"It looks as if Bob Blood's good spirit got transmitted to the next generation!!"
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Rise Up Singing: A Songbook for Transformation

When Peter and Annie first put together the Rise Up Singing Songbook, they had no idea that someday it would sell 1 million copies around the world. A Place ...
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Why I Stopped Paying Taxes

Quaker War Tax Resistance: In 1994, Joseph Olejak stopped paying taxes. Find out why, and what his Quaker Meeting did when it landed him in jail. Quaker Spea...
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What is a “Gathered” Meeting?

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What is a “Gathered” Meeting?

"A Gathered Meeting is one in which the individual Souls in attendance have been able to energize or inspire one another to a different level of experience. In addition, other non-physical Souls and/or angels or other spiritual beings, likewise are…"
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Quaker Worship Pt 3: The Gathered Meeting

What are Quakers trying to achieve when sitting together in silence? A Gathered Quaker Meeting is a particularly powerful experience. Quaker Speak is a weekl...
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Quakers, Racism, and the Blessed Community

Vanessa Julye, author of "Fit For Freedom, Not For Friendship: Quakers, African Americans, and the Myth of Racial Justice" discusses overcoming racism in the...
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Undoing the Damage of Violence

Quakers aren’t just anti-violence. Much of our work is in fact pro-healing. John Calvi, a renowned Quaker healer talks about why healing work is so incredibl...
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War is Not the Answer

If "War is not the Answer" what is? Diane Randall of FCNL (Friends Committee on National Legislation) talks Quaker pacifism, pentagon spending, and the milit...
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Quaker Worship Pt 2: Giving Vocal Ministry

In the Quaker religion, adherents believe that a higher power can speak through them. We asked Quakers what it’s actually like to experience this. Quaker Spe...
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The Ministry of Occupy Wall Street

It's the 3 year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. Micah Bales talks with QuakerSpeak about the spiritual element of the movement. Subscribe so you never mis...
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Quakers and Sex: A Call to Embrace Sexual Diversity

What does the Quaker religion believe about sex? Su Penn offers one possible answer: "Quakers are uniquely qualified to transform how we deal with sex and se...
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At 10:06pm on 9th mo. 29, 2010, Lola Georg said…
Jon - I love this video from Pendle Hill:
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Great to see you here! It is funny as I assumed you were a member long ago!

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