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Finding out what I already know

There’s a chant, circle dance, song – one of those things that’s just Around, and even Google doesn’t seem to know where it’s from – which goes:  679 more words

Rekindling the Fire of Fox: Quaker Evolutionary Culture-building

    Rekindling the Fire of Fox


Quaker Evolutionary Culture-Building Project
  • Global society faces an existential crisis.
  • Quakers have historically been a catalyst in American social transformation.
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Buddhists, Friends, and Buddhist-Quaker Harmonic Unity with Nature

By Pamela Boyce Simms
Cross posted from Quaker Earthcare Witness (QEW)

“The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars.” “The Cosmos is in us.

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The Shrinking Story: The Changing Meaning of ‘That of God in everyone’

The ‘That of God’ Problem

you know not a principle within, which is of God, to guide you to wait upon God, ye are still in your own knowledge….

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Unapologetically... A "Problem" Woman of Color

During this past summer 2016, Jennie Sheeks (my dear friend) and I collaborated on a Work and Witness workshop titled, “Showing Up #UnapologeticallyBlack in Quaker Spaces” for Philadelphia Yearly Meeting’s Annual Sessions. 1,417 more words