Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

Resources and Materials

The Quaker way emerged in circumstances like those we face today. Max Carter, a professor at Guilford College, shares the story of George Fox, who went seeking for spiritual answers and found them not in a church, but within.
QuakerSpeak

Friends General Conference (FGC) has shepherded QuakerQuest in the US and Canada since 2007. Over this time we’ve seen changes in the conversation about being welcoming and changes in the number of people in attendance at worship in participating meetings.

Outreach

Spiritual Education

THIS SECTION TOUCHES ON TENDER, BUT IMPORTANT TOPICS RELA

Meeting Resource

The Faith & Play Working Group of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting is pleased to make available at no cost to Friends a new story, An Easter Story for Friends: A story about the power of God’s love.  We hope that the words and images in this story will resonate with Fr

Children
Brent Bill
“Power Tools” are more in-depth explorations/explanations of a wide variety of topics that may be of use to Friends’ meetings, large and small, new and old. Their purpose is not just to provide “how to” guidance, but to make explicit the spiritual Truth underlying all that we do within the Quaker way. Reaffirming and intentionally trying to live into this underlying spiritual reality is the strength and attraction of the Religious Society of Friends.
Meeting Resource
Brent Bill

“Power Tools” are more in-depth explorations/explanations of a wide variety of topics that may be of use to Friends’ meetings, large and small, new and old.  Their purpose is not just to provide “how to” guidance, but to make explicit the spiritual Truth un

Meeting Resource
Brent Bill

SPRITUAL GROWTH

GROWING SPIRITUALLY AS A NEW MEETING OR WORSHIP GROUP IS VITAL TO CREATING A VIBRANT, ALIVE FAITH COMMUNITY.  GROWING SPIRITUALLY BRINGS FRIENDS TOGETHER IN EXPLORATION, SHARING, STUDY, CARING, AND MUCH MORE.

Spiritual Growth
This section of “Power Tools” presents on-line resources that are in-depth explorations/explanations of a wide variety of topics that may be of use to Friends’ meetings, large and small, new and old. Their purpose is not just to provide “how to” guidance, but to make explicit the spiritual Truth underlying all that we do within the Quaker way. Reaffirming and intentionally trying to live into this underlying spiritual reality is the strength and attraction of the Religious Society of Friends.
Meeting Resource
In this series of ten short videos, Friends speak from their experience about their faith and Quaker practice.
Quakers Consider...