This video, produced by Quakerspeak, describes how Quakers are working on issues of sustainability both at the personal and global level.
Thanedar is a picture-perfect village in the foothills of the Himalaya. It’s in the north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, in the centre of apple orchard country. Harmony Hall, a century-old house made of hand-hewn cedar that sits in a valley of well-established orchards, lies at its heart. Harmony Hall remains the home of the [...]
From the Secretary... Looking back and looking forward. In January this year over 300 Friends from 39 countries gathered at Pisac, Peru for a Plenary meeting of our world wide family of Friends. This was the first time FWCC had met in Latin America and so the first time that so many Friends from Latin [...]
World Quaker Day 2016 is on Sunday October 2. This is a day where we join with Quakers around the world to celebrate. It is a day to make contact with meetings and churches in other corners of the world. The World Quaker Day website has resources you might like to use on this [...]
In January 2015 at the AWPS Meeting held in Hong Kong a number of goals were developed. This was a rich meeting of Friends from diverse cultures and theological backgrounds and new friendships were formed and established connections reignited. We talked a lot at this meeting about ways for Friends across our vast section to [...]
Friends Spiritual Message By Howard Brinton, translated to Indonesian by Nanik and Nadine Hoover Friends Spiritual Message Interpretation of Quakerism By Rufus Jones, translated to Indonesia by Nanik and Nadine Hoover Interpretation of Quakerism
From the Secretary... Once every 3 years Friends from around India meet for the All India Friends Gathering (AIFG). This year this gathering was held at Friends Rural Centre Rasulia and I had the pleasure of attending. Included in this newsletter is a report prepared and photos of the happy time we spent together. Before [...]
The FWCC World Plenary Meeting (International Representatives Meeting - IRM) was held in Pisac, Peru, from 19 to 27 January 2016. We joined other Friends from around the world and gathered with Friends from Peru and Bolivia for worship, fellowship, and strengthening our shared sense of living ministry as Quakers. This was a unique opportunity [...]