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Peace

Posted 6 hours ago

This series of reflections dips into the well of Scripture as regards the Quaker testimonies of: Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, and Stewardship/Sustainability.

Peace

Simplicity

Posted 3 weeks ago

This series of reflections dips into the well of Scripture as regards the Quaker testimonies of: Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, and Stewardship/Sustainability.

Simplicity

Following the Light

Posted 2 years ago

In some way, we all want to follow the call to holiness. We want to be people of Light. There is so much darkness all around us. It is up to us to dispel that ever-present night. So, how do we do that? We follow the Light. In our beliefs as Friends, that Light is present in the person and message of Jesus, in the scriptures, and in one another - seeing "that of God" in everyone.

A Door to Wisdom

Posted 2 years ago
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There is that near you which will guide you. Wait for it and be sure you keep to it.

--Isaac Penington

These words of Isaac Penington are as significant to our spiritual journey today as they were back in the 1600s when he wrote them. But how do we discern the difference between a ‘good idea’ and a leading from the Spirit? How do we come to know that one who is “near you which will guide you?