In January 2018, FGC began the search for a Friend to help test and evaluate practices for welcoming newcomers as part of the upcoming Welcoming Friend Project. We are excited to announce that Trayce Peterson, a Friend who is very active in FGC's community of Friends, has been hired to shepherd this work as our Welcoming Friend Project Assistant!
Judy Williams delivered the statements below as a message during worship at New England Yearly Meeting’s Annual Sessions in August 2017. The text of her message below has been edited for clarity and grammar.
I have no concerns about the ability of the people of color in this body to nurture my son. It is the white folks in this group I am talking to right now.