Vital Friends: October 2016
Northern Yearly Meeting is our featured FGC Yearly Meeting and our new Ministry on Racism Support Specialist reflects on her experience at a Moral Monday event. Plus: fun community-building activities for your meeting!
Vital Friends is FGC’s monthly eNewsletter that shares news, resources, and announcements with Friends. Below is the introductory text and table of contents.
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As the pumpkin spice begins to flow and we rake our yards for leaves, we invite you to take some time to catch up with FGC. In this October newsletter we’re sharing excitement from Northern Yearly Meeting, reflections from our new Ministry on Racism Support Specialist Lena Glickman, and fun community building activities for your whole meeting. We’re also delighted to spread the word on an important FGC program, the Friends Meeting House Fund, and reintroduce you to our FGC staff in our new series ‘Meet Your Staff’ an
opportunity to get to know the wonderful people who do great work to support your community through Friends General Conference.
In the Spirit,
In this issue:
- FGC Friends: Northern Yearly Meeting
- Program Spotlight: Friends Meeting House Fund
- Meet Your Staff: Vanessa Julye
- Moral Day of Action Reflection by Lena Glickman
- Resources for your Meeting
- QuakerBooks Featured Title
- Among Friends: Upcoming Events