Alaska Friends Conference
Attached, and pasted below, is the Epistle from our Annual Sessions held at Dickerson Friends Center in August 2021. An Epistle is a Quaker document that summarizes the gathering, and often is sent out to "Quakers Everywhere."
Also attached is our approved AFC Commitment to Racial Justice, which is mentioned in the epistle.
Homer Quakers meet at 10 AM at the Homer Council on the Arts on W. Pioneer, west of Bartlett Street. Our mailing address is PO Box 367 Homer, AK 99603. Call (907) 235-4226 or (907)235-1014 for more information.
The below minute was originally written and approved by Alaska Friends Conference in 2017. Some minor edits were made for publishing this December 2020 to apply to the current proposed lease sale of land from ANWR in January 2021.
“Let Love be the first motion.” – John Woolman, early Quaker
Chena Ridge Friends Meeting (Quakers) adds its testimony to the many voices saying Black Lives Matter.