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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.
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.
Our faith as Friends calls us to respect and nurture that of God in everyone. That includes advocating for an end to white supremacy and racism. This year, FGC is lifting up three ways Friends can live into beloved community by challenging racism in their Quaker meetings: