Friends General Conference

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2020 FGC Virtual Gathering Schedule and Handouts



Welcome to the 2020 FGC Virtual Gathering: Sink Down to the Seed Sown in the Heart. Gathering registrants will be emailed a daily schedule with Zoom links each day. Registrants can also access the schedule online via Sched where they can adjust the schedule to their time zone and save a schedule of the events they want to attend. 




All times listed are EDT (Eastern Daylight Time)




June 27, 2020


June 28, 2020



June 29, 2020



June 30, 2020



July 1, 2020



July 2, 2020



July 3, 2020



July 4, 2020


10:15- 11 AM     Worship Sharing     Worship Sharing    

11:30 AM - 12 PM

Pre-Gathering Retreats

 -  retreats begin on Friday night


Pre-Gathering Retreats

times TBD


Sunday Workshops

(Session A 11:30am-1pm

Session B 2-3:30pm

Session C 4:30-6pm)

Bible Half Hour

Saturday Workshops

(Session A 11:30am-1pm

12 - 1:30 PM

Open Hang Out Time

1:30 - 3 PM

5-Day Workshops

Session B 2-3:30pm

Session C 4:30-6pm)


3 - 4 PM


4 - 5:30 PM

Afternoon Activities
Centers / Author Events / Presentations / etc

5:30 - 8




8 - 9:30 PM



Opening Worship

Dr. Amanda Kemp & Dr. Michael  Jamanis 


Panel on Moving Forward: Visions of the Future


Concert with 

City Love

Valarie Kaur

Closing Worship


9:30 PM



Worship Sharing



The Quiet Revolution-aries
Worship Sharing  

Policies & Expectations for the Virtual Gathering

Gathering Expectations

Harassment Policy

No Recording Policy

Online Youth Safety for All Ages

Events Sponsored by Friends General Conference

Adult Young Friends

Gathering Store Author Events

People of Color Center Events

Spiritual Deepening Events

Handouts & Links

AFSC Events at the Gathering

Family Friendly Gathering 

FCNL Events at the Gathering

Film Quakers: The Quiet Revolutionaries

Friends for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Concerns

Healing Center

Nontheism Events

Quaker Arts Center

Quaker Earthcare Witness

Quaker Exhibits and Presentations

Religious Education Networking

School of the Spirit

Tips for First Time Attenders

Worship Opportunities at the FGC Gathering