Alice M Yaxley's Blog – 4th mo. 2012 Archive (2)

God's livelihoods?

James C. Shultz's recent blog post 'Why I'm not on the Occupy band wagon' and the comments to it got me thinking. The blogger writes, in the comments, "Going into business for yourself is the Quaker way. " A number of the other commenters have argued that is not possible. I know my thinking about this has been influenced by the book 'Beyond Civilization' by Daniel…

Continue

Added by Alice M Yaxley on 4th mo. 14, 2012 at 1:00am — 20 Comments

What does the gospel look like?

I started writing this as a comment on Micah Bales’ blog post about Occupy & Quakers, and it grew until it needs its own post. I have a vision of what living the gospel looks like in this age, which I am working towards the best I can, but I don't know if others will see it the same way. Maybe it's too obvious, or too crazy, but I have to try to write what I can…

Continue

Added by Alice M Yaxley on 4th mo. 1, 2012 at 12:30pm — 12 Comments

Support Us

Did you know that QuakerQuaker is 100% reader supported? If you think this kind of outreach and conversation is important, please support it with a monthly subscription or one-time gift.


You can also make a one-time donation or get us something from our Amazon wishlist.

Latest Activity

Sally Gillette posted a blog post

When has the Light come to you in a time of darkness?

Chapter 21 of Minding the Light: Our Collective Journal is now available online and attached below…See More
1 hour ago
Forrest Curo commented on Mike Shell's blog post '“New Rooms in the Interfaith Movement,” by Eboo Patel'
"I'm guessing there are two basic approaches to going 'interfaith': 1) 'Which…"
1 hour ago
Johan Maurer commented on Mike Shell's blog post '“New Rooms in the Interfaith Movement,” by Eboo Patel'
"I really appreciate Eboo Patel's article, which gives me some wonderful tools in my…"
4 hours ago
Mike Shell commented on Mike Shell's blog post '“New Rooms in the Interfaith Movement,” by Eboo Patel'
"Friend Olivia, Thank you for your effort to articulate the various hopes implicit in the interfaith…"
7 hours ago
Mike Shell commented on Mike Shell's blog post '“New Rooms in the Interfaith Movement,” by Eboo Patel'
"Friend Keith, Thanks very much for your comment.  You write in part: This speaks to my…"
8 hours ago
Olivia commented on Mike Shell's blog post '“New Rooms in the Interfaith Movement,” by Eboo Patel'
"Thank you for sharing this, Mike. I sense three (so far) fundamentally different hopes underlying a…"
14 hours ago
Olivia replied to Jess Easter's discussion 'Can one be Quaker and Jewish?' in the group Liberal Quakers
"Jess, I see that these posts were written a long time ago.  I've enjoyed reading this…"
15 hours ago
Robben Wainer shared Andrew Swartley Cohen's video on Facebook
20 hours ago

© 2015   Created by QuakerQuaker.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service