News & Announcements
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Announcement of Job Opening for NYM Middle School Coordinator
The Northern Yearly Meeting (NYM) of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) is currently searching for someone with a leading to be our Middle School Coordinator. The Coordinator will:
Meeting will be changing Sunday Worship and First Day School times beginning February 7, 2016:
Meeting for worship with attention to business will be from 9:45-11:10 on 1st Sundays.
September-October: Quaker Want Ads Sponsored by Nominating Committee: During this period there will be opportunities to learn more about the committees and our Meeting's related concerns that keep our Meeting functioning, enhance our community, and try to help make the world a better place. Please look for information in the library during this time and use the sign up sheets to sign up to serve on a committee of your choice. If you are already serving on a committee please indicate on the sign up sheets whether or not you wish to continue serving on a committee.
First Day Gathering Brunch every week from 10:00-11:00
*NEW FIRST DAY WORSHIP TIMES beginning February 7: Early worship will begin at 8:30 am and late worship will begin at 11:30 am. This will continue as an experiment for the next 5 months as an effort to make Business meetings and Gathering events more accessible to all and alleviate some of the time pressure.
One edge of our community, something which some have been sensing much more as a deep change than an edge, has been the loss of 6 of our long term members and attenders. All of them have been engaged with us for many years, some of them during our formative years. Even as we name them; George Steuer, Virginia Sample, Lora Schlaefer, Gene Farley, Jeff Patterson, and Barbara Houghton, we find ourselves visualizing all of the ways they are part of who we have been and still are.