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The passage shared in the January 9 meeting for worship is from Plain Living: A Quaker Path to Simplicity (a book that is available for checkout in the MFM library). It is a quotation from Sharon Daloz Parks:
"Faith community: creating a space where obedience to truth can be practiced."
The query shared during meeting for worship was:
As we move into the new year, a time when we release that which doesn’t serve us and cultivate that which does, how can we utilize the Quaker testimonies as a guide in our daily lives?
S-P-I-C-E-S : Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality, Stewardship
Friends shared messages about the simplicity testimony.
For a QuakerSpeak video on the testimonies, see https://quakerspeak.com/video/spices/
The passage offered in meeting for worship on December 12 was from Plain Living: A Quaker Path to Simplicity: "Look for the humor and watch for the miracles."
This book is in the Memphis Friends library, available for check-out.