Sally Gillette
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I've been a member of West Hills Friends in Portland, Oregon for over 20 years. I write and paint and work on Minding the Light, a publication of West Hills Friends. Link below.
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When have you been led to a place of healing?

Posted on 8th mo. 3, 2017 at 5:14pm 2 Comments

Greetings, Friends!

Minding the Light: Our Collective Journal is a publication of West Hills Friends, a Quaker meeting in Portland, Oregon. Using the guidelines of "worship sharing," we invite members and attenders to reflect on a specific query for each chapter.

Chapter 28 of Minding the Light is now available online and attached as a PDF file, below. For this chapter, we invited Friends to respond to the query, "When have you been led to a place of…

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What has been your experience with hope?

Posted on 4th mo. 27, 2017 at 6:58pm 0 Comments

Greetings, Friends!

Chapter 27 of Minding the Light: Our Collective Journal is now available online and attached as a PDF file, below. For this chapter, we invited Friends to respond to the query, "What has been your experience with hope? How has the Light been revealed through hope lost, hope found or hope sustained?"  In response, we received 10 stories.

What stories rise for you as you sit…

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What experience of the Light comes to mind when you think of your body as a teacher?

Posted on 11th mo. 23, 2016 at 6:18pm 0 Comments

Greetings, Friends!

Chapter 26 of Minding the Light: Our Collective Journal is now available online and attached as a PDF file, below. For this chapter, we invited Friends to respond to the query, "What experience of the Light comes to mind when you think of your body as a teacher?"  In response, we received eleven stories.

What stories rise for you as you sit this query? We invite you to read these stories and consider sharing your response on…

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When has the Light urged you to speak out or stand up for something?

Posted on 5th mo. 26, 2016 at 11:00pm 0 Comments

Chapter 25 of Minding the Light: Our Collective Journal is now available online and attached as a PDF file, below. For this chapter, we invited Friends to respond to the query, "When has the Light urged you to speak out or stand up for something?"  In response, we received six stories, one from a 9-year old Friend.

What stories rise for you as you sit this query? We invite you to read these stories and consider sharing your response on QuakerQuaker, either as a…

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At 4:16pm on 8th mo. 18, 2011, Tina Coffin said…

No, I don't.  But if someone in our Meeting is willing to set up a site, we may have one in the near future.  Thanks for your interest.

 

Tina

At 7:33pm on 8th mo. 12, 2011, William F Rushby said…
Memoirs Of The Life And Gospel Labors Of Stephen Grellet
Don't let the length intimidate you.  I think that you would enjoy it.  I read my copy until it fell apart.
Richard Jordan: A journal of the life and religious labours of Richard Jordan

Journal of Ann Branson : a minister of the gospel in the Society of Friends

Ann Branson is an outstanding journal, but she was sometimes very harsh.  Ann belong to the Ohio Conservative Friends.


I also have some papers on some ministers' journals.  For example, see my Spring 2000 paper on Cyrus Cooper: William F. Rushby, "Cyrus Cooper's Memorial and the Free Gospel Ministry," Quaker History 89 (Spring 2000): 28-46.





At 9:19am on 8th mo. 12, 2011, William F Rushby said…

Sally:  How familiar are you with the old journals?  A few are well known (George Fox, John Woolman, etc.), but many very edifying journals are virtually unknown to modern

Friends.

 
 
 

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