Grand Rapids Friends Meeting
We are a small Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), averaging 12-20 worshippers each First Day at the Browne Center on the campus of Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
On the 1st First Day of each month Meeting for Worship is followed by a Potluck lunch.
On the 2nd First Day of each month Meeting for Worship is followed by a Meeting for Worship with Attention to Business.
On the 3rd First Day of each month Meeting for Worship is [sometimes] followed by a Program.
On the 4th First Day of each month Meeting for Worship is preceded by a Meeting of the Whole for Advancement, and followed by Singing.
On the 5th First Day of every third month [generally] Meeting for Worship is preceded by a Meeting of the Whole for Finance.
The date for our discussion regarding the Annual Query from Lake Erie Yearly Meeting has changed. We will now be having our discussion following Meeting for Worship on November 29th.
The query is attached for your review and discernment prior to the discussion.
We hope to see you then. Thank you!
Wayne Norlin, Recording Clerk
October 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Grand Rapids Public Main Library, 111 Library St NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Laura is a Quaker living in San Diego, where she is on the Community Committee and is the Yearly Meeting Rep. She will be speaking about her book and spiritual journey at the downtown Grand Rapids Public Library on Tuesday evening, 10/13/15.
1st week: Maluchnik
2nd week: Ranger
3rd week: Marston
4th week: Akkerhuis
5th week: volunteers welcome!
Please make trades as you need to.
Testimonies express in action Quaker beliefs in equality, simplicity, peace and community.
Worship with us!
Worship on Sundays at 10:30 AM; Fellowship at 11:45 AM
Business 2nd Sunday of each month following Fellowship.
Program 3rd Sunday of each month following Fellowship.
Advancement Committee of the Whole: 4th Sunday of each month at 9:00 AM
Singing 4th Sunday of each month following Fellowship.
Finance Committee of the Whole: 5th Sunday of each quarter (generally - but not always - June, September, December, March) at 9:00 AM.