Here you will find news items of interest about FGC. We will also feature news items from other Quaker Organizations in the United States and Canada at their request.
Every summer, more than 1,200 Quakers gather to share a week of worship, music, activism, and blessed community. This year, the Gathering of Friends took place June 29 to July 5 at CALU in California, PA. There were about 1,240 in attendance; the oldest was 98 years old and the younge
During Gathering, the FGC offices and Quakerbooks bookstore hours will change dramatically.
6/25-7/1 The office will be open from 9AM to 3PM and the bookstore will be closed as we move operations to California, PA for Gathering.
Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre has launched two new online postgraduate programs in Quakerism that Friends can study no matter where they are in the world!
About the program
The complete March 2014 eNewsletter is visible at http://hosted-p0.vresp.com/1003307/caa1255fa0/ARCHIVE or as a PDF
In early March 2014, FGC brought together 65 Friends “to help make the full depth, joy, and fire of Quaker faith and practice highly available, teachable, and experiential for all those who are or will become part of our faith communities.”
The 2014 White Privilege Conference will be taking place in Madison, Wisconsin, on March 26th-29th, and pre-registration to join the Quaker group is now live!
FGC is again sponsoring a Quaker group to attend the conference, open to Friends of all traditions.
For their second series of Quaker Quest public sessions, Greensboro First Friends Meeting offers a unique program for those curious about Quakers and those already on the Quaker path.