"So - Another category Please name EFI churches that have turned their benches, or forsaken benches, to adopt a circle or four square traditional Quaker seating arrangement (or anything close) intentionally to de-emphasize the pulpit and make…"
"I would like to make a correction. I attend Old Town Friends Fellowship. We are actively seeking affiliation with both Baltimore Yearly Meeting and North Carolina Yearly Meeting-Conservative. We see ourselves as convergent, Christ-centered, and LGBT…"
"Thanks Friends - keep it coming. I am only updating the list that is on my profile page on FB, as I have this question out on many sources and it is getting complex. But very interesting.
Wess, You are right that my def for sem-programmed is…"
"I was under the impression that semi-programmed could (potentially) have prepared messages but also included longer time-periods of open worship? That it sits somewhere in the middle of the other two options?"
"B - Minneapolis Meeting has an early MfW on First Day that is unprogrammed. I been there!
E - Laughing Waters Friends Worship Group, in Minneapolis. One of two places where I worship. We have laid down our ad hoc affiliation committee after more…"
I Need help with research for the Weed lecture I am giving in Boston next month. I want to compile a list of Churches, meetings and worship groups that combine different styles or worship, leadership styles, major themes in Quakerism. For starters I will define and categorize the following mixes. Please use the comments to name the meeting or church, YM or other association, and which category/s they exhibit. If I need entire new categories please suggest them. A - Primarily…See More
QuakerQuaker Carnival, 4/1: This month we look at the emerging Do It Yourself leadership ethos, fueled by technology and renewed interest in collaborating across Quaker lines.Tag in Delicious as "quaker.diy" or post to comments belowSee More
3/2011 Carnival: Rob Bell and the controversy surrounding his supposed turn toward Christian Universalism.If you write about the topic, bookmark it in Delicious as "quaker.robbell" or post to the comments below.See More
"All EFI Friends, and All African and South/Central American Friends pray vocally and corporately. Many US Friends where silence is part of the meeting but not all of it, also pray out loud.
At Freedom Friends (freedomfriends.org) a hybrid meeting…"
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