Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

Resources and Materials

John Woolman
2014 FGC Gathering Theme : Let Love Be The First Motion

"Twelfth of sixth month being the first of the week and a rainy day, we continued in our tent, and I was led to think on the nature of the exercise which hath attended me.

Event Resource
Anthony Manousos

Called "the most remarkable Quaker couple since George Fox married Margaret Fell," Howard and Anna Brinton exemplified what it meant to be a committed Quaker couple in the twentieth century.

QuakerPress Publication
Janet Oshewsky

The tale of a Quaker farm boy caught up in the adventures and politics of Colonial Pennsylvania during the French and Indian Wars.

QuakerPress Publication
a project of FGC

The Directory for Traveling Friends for the United States and Canada lists information about people who are open to hosting traveling Friends in their homes. A revised and updated edition was published in September 2013, and information is updated every few months.

QuakerPress Publication

There are many resources and websites that your Quaker meeting could find helpful -- some of these offer free downloads on everything from how to do mission statements to working with an architect to demographic information about your neighborhood or city or county. 

Meeting Resource

There are a variety resources available for Friends meetings and worship groups that wish to tackle important topics while learning together.  Here are some suggestions to help you get started.

Meeting Resource

Growing spiritually as a worship group or meeting is vital.  You will find the following resources helpful as you look for ways to go deeper together.

Meeting Resource