Friends General Conference

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2016 FGC Gathering in St. Joseph, MN

2016 FGC Gathering

Theme: be humble, Be Faithful, BE BOLD

Dates: July 3-9, 2016

Location: College of St Benedict in St. Joseph MN

What happened at the 2016 Gathering?

Schedule and handouts from the 2016 Gathering


Reflections on the 2016 Gathering (FGC article July 2016)

Learnings from the 2016 Gathering (FGC article Feb 2017)

Bible Half Hour: Linda Hall (stream or download recordings)

Evening Programs

Sunday: All-Gathering Worship & Welcome

Message Shared by Barry Crossno, General Secretary of FGC, on Sunday Concerning Racism, FGC and the Gathering

Monday: Rex Ambler "Living in Dark Times"

Wednesday: Larry Long presents American Roots Revue with Waubanewquay Day, Tonia Hughes, and Billy Steele (not recorded)

Thursday: Dr. Nekima Levy-Pounds "Pursuing Justice Requires Boldness"

Message Shared by Associate Secretary for Development Traci Hjelt Sullivan Prior to Dr. Levy-Pound’s Address

Post-Plenary notes: Actions Minnesota Friends could take in response to killing of black men by police

Friday: Peggy Senger Morrison "Holy Boldness" (not recorded)

Gathering song