Bill Smith's Blog (3)

Why is the security for users so severe on PYM WEBSITE

When accessing the miniutes from the session just past, I had a few comments to add that might make this more useful.  I had to log in to my account. Then I had to prove I was human about 3 times before I could submit my comments to and unknow censor before it will appear.   This seems like a way to dicourage communication rather than promote it.  Three of main choices on the home page of PYM.ORG take you to pages related preparing for the past sessions.  What does this say to seekers trying to… Continue

Added by Bill Smith on 8th mo. 1, 2011 at 11:30am — 3 Comments

FGC Workshop on How Quakers got where we are

www.fgcquaker.org/gathering/this-year/workshop/the-evolution-of-quakerism-in-america

Look at my description.  I hope to work in all branchs of Quakerism and some of the modern groups.  The more divese the group the better the workshop.

Added by Bill Smith on 4th mo. 27, 2011 at 1:06pm — No Comments

The Quaker Witness against "hireling Clergy" but not released Ministers

I for one do not find the cuts in staffing to be in the best interests of thelocal meetings and their members. This what I thought made up a Yearly Meeting, When I came from the Midwest, Ohio, I was surprised to hear the yearly meeting staff at 1515 Cherry being referred to as the yearly meeting. There are at least three different things called Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, staff, Annual Session, and Members of local meetings affiliated as PYM. The staff has grown beyond what is necessary for… Continue

Added by Bill Smith on 4th mo. 11, 2011 at 12:06pm — 3 Comments

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