Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice
A Quaker community in Frederick, Maryland

Frederick Friends Meeting

Welcome to our website! The name of our meeting is Frederick Friends Meeting. We are members of the Religious Society of Friends, and we are also known as Quakers. We invite you to get to know us through these pages or in person at a meeting for worship on Sunday morning or on Wednesday evening. We welcome visitors of all faiths who are interested in sharing quiet time in worship with us.

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Francy Williams' Letter to the Editor on the topic of supporting non-proliferation has received a great deal of appreciation among Frederick Friends.
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Each year, the Baltimore Yearly Meeting (BYM) asks individual Meetings to prepare a statement of the spiritual condition of their Meeting over the past 12 months. BYM’s Ministry and Pastoral Care Committee col

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My first memory of God is from childhood, I was maybe 5 or 6 years old.  I was sitting alone on a hay wagon in the field, swinging my legs and wiggling my loose tooth.  The sun was setting, the sky was lit up with orange, red, pink, purple, and with a peek of the deep blue of night.  I felt enveloped and free, simultaneously.  The forest and fields that surrounded me were home and trees “spoke” to me, and I was pretty sure that God lived there.

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04/19/2015 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

To celebrate Earth Day, Frederick Friends Meeting has a special First Day School activity. FDS will lead the meeting in creating flags fashioned after Tibetan Prayer flags using brightly colored cotton.

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An engaged and near-capacity group of about 75 people gathered at the C. Burr Artz Community Room on Sunday, March 29, to watch a video of author Michelle Alexander talking about how she came to write The New Jim Crow and to discuss our response to her presentation. Participants came from Frederick Friends Meeting, at least six other faith communities in Frederick, and several other Maryland Friends Meetings. Community leaders and the Frederick City Police department were also represented.

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04/24/2015 - 4:00pm to 04/26/2015 - 2:00pm
The 2015 Frederick Friend Meeting Annual Retreat will be held April 24-April 26
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Worship with us!

(301) 631-1257
Frederick Friends Meeting
723 N Market Street
Frederick, MD 21701
United States
Meeting Times: 

Sundays at 10:30 am

Wednesdays at 7:00 pm

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