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Quaker Convincement and Experiment With Light

Experiment with Light (EwL) is “a Quaker practice which is based on early Friends’ discoveries. It was devised in 1996 by Quaker and theologian Rex Ambler, following his study of early Friends’ writings.”* EwL uses a guided meditation process, in which spoken prompts are interspersed with periods of silent waiting, that may help us experience something of what worship was for the first Friends. 1,514 more words

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Remember (Sermon July 19, 2015)

Ephesians 2:11–22 (NRSV)

One in Christ

11 So then, remember that at one time you Gentiles by birth, called “the uncircumcision” by those who are called “the circumcision”—a physical circumcision made in the flesh by human hands— 12 remember that you were at that time without Christ, being aliens from the commonwealth of Israel, and strangers to the covenants of promise, having no hope and without God in the world. 2,157 more words

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Good Feeling :)

Being a sort-of Quaker (not fully initiated but still hangin’ with other Quakers and believing what they believe–and isn’t that all that’s required for being part of a group?), I’ve tried to participate. 417 more words

Dominion and the Children of God

I saw in the night visions, and, behold, one like a son of man came with the clouds of heaven … and there was given him dominion, and glory, and kingdom …. 1,650 more words

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Adaptability Project, Day 12

This morning the Adaptability Project group explored the strengths and weaknesses of George School’s Quaker decision-making process in order to come to a better understanding of how we might find approval for our two proposals . 413 more words

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Open Wide Your Hearts (Sermon June 21, 2015)

2 Corinthians 6:1–13 (NRSV)

As we work together with him, we urge you also not to accept the grace of God in vain. 2 For he says, 2,060 more words

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Peace, Love and Dirty Dishes

For the longest time, I was a spiritual vagabond.  And that worked for a while until it didn’t.  I needed to claim a space in my busy world and drop roots.   886 more words