Friends General Conference

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Here you will find news items of interest about FGC. We will also feature news items from other Quaker Organizations in the United States and Canada at their request.

Linnea Halsten Began worshiping with Frends at Atlanta Monthly meeting when she was a Quaker Volyntary Service Fellow. During her year with QVS Linnea connected deeply with Quakerism, as she saw the testimonies of equity and integrity actively play out in meetings and programming.

| August 1st 2021

Way Will Open and the 2021 FGC Gathering

Way Will Open is not a passive thing that happens to us. We must seek it, listen for it, be in relationship with the Divine and with one another, and act faithfully. We did, and Way Opened.
| July 31st 2021

Connect with Friends and go deeper in your spiritual experience with these upcoming virtual events this summer, presented by Friends Committee on National Legislation, Friends Couple Enrichment, Beacon Hill Freinds House, and more.

| July 30th 2021

Connect with Friends and go deeper in your spiritual experience with these upcoming virtual events this summer, presented by Friends Committee on National Legislation, Friends Couple Enrichment, Beacon Hill Freinds House, and more.

| July 30th 2021

In 2020, Friends General Conference tried to respond faithfully in so many ways to the challenges emerging before us. Staff, volunteers, and monthly and yearly meetings came together to create something beautiful, promising, and healing.

| June 10th 2021

For this update, in keeping with the May 2021 Vital Friends eNewsletter theme of Quakers & Art, Friends serving on the Institutional Assessment Implementation Committee wanted to take this opportunity to share some of the art we have made and the art that inspires us to keep moving forward with our charge of supporting FGC in its goal to become an anti-racist faith community.

| May 19th 2021

Each month, FGC distributes digital newsletters to share updates and information about FGC and its programs. Here is the introductory text and links to the newsletters and updates we shared between March and May 2021, including Vital Friends, Book Musings, and FGC Gathering Updates.

| May 17th 2021