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Memphis Friends Meeting - Visitors Are Welcome

Memphis Friends Meeting (Quaker)

The best way to find out if silent, or unprogrammed, worship speaks to your condition is to experience it. Everyone is welcome! 

Meeting Times

11 am Sundays (currently online)

Noon Monday through Saturday (currently online)

10:30 am Saturdays in the backyard, weather permitting

Parking is available on Prescott.

Our email address [email protected] is checked daily.

What's New

Seeing Stars

A few readers wrote in response to the first page piece in February about how difficult it is to see the stars in our urban, well-lit world.

Bill M. writes, “As a boy and young man, I could see uncountable stars from the lakes of Northern Minnesota. And I've read that sailors coming into New England ports could see Mt. Washington during colonial times. Which means, of course, that one could see the ocean from its summit.”

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Event Date: 
04/09/2021 - 6:30pm to 04/10/2021 - 5:00pm

Spring e-Retreat: April 9-10, 2021  *All Shall Be Well: Contemplation and Transformation

Participation is limited to 21. $30 cost.

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In February, nine Friends gathered to begin a conversation on wealth inequality. Susan urged Friends not to seek solutions just yet but instead open ourselves to the complexity of the topic and to allow ourselves to explore how faith communities are supports in navigating this topic.

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Adults outnumbered children, but we were all young at heart as we searched our Sandra Boynton books for animals to mark off on our Boynton Bingo cards, read Denny's favorite book 15 Animals, sampled Susan's book Pajama Time!, took a look at the poem Sandra wrote when she was eight years old at Germantown Friends School, and reflected on Sandra's answer to the question of how her Quaker childhood had influenced her writing: “The things that I think of being at the heart of Quak

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Event Date: 
03/12/2021 - 11:00am

The theme this year for the Americas Section Meeting of FWCC is "Here...for just such a time as this," which is a reference to Esther 4:14.

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Ron's latest book was published last week: The Soulful Life: Soulfulness from Birth to Death. You may preview and purchase it from amazon.com. As an eBook it sells for $8.95; paperback for $11.95 + shipping.

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Worship with us!

Memphis Friends Meeting
3387 Walnut Grove Rd.
Memphis, TN 38111
United States
Meeting Times: 

11 am Sundays (currently online)

Noon Monday through Saturday (currently online)

10:30 am Saturdays in the backyard, weather permitting

Parking is available on Prescott.

Our email address [email protected] is checked daily.