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FWCC Quaker Conversation : Gerry Yokota and Jo Vallentine speak on What is Mine to do?

By |2023-01-05T16:33:29+11:00December 22nd, 2020|Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories, Educational Materials|

FWCC Quaker Conversation in partnership with AWPS What is Mine to do?  Sunday 28th November 2020 Did you miss out on FWCC Quaker Conversation Number 6. Gerry Yokota from Japan and Jo Vallentine from Australia spoke beautifully about how being a Quaker is woven in to their everyday life and work and activism as they [...]

FWCC Quaker Conversations – #6 What is mine to do?

By |2023-01-05T16:33:32+11:00November 11th, 2020|Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories, Newsletters - Recent, Quakers in the News, Recent AWPS achievements, Upcoming Events|

About the Quaker Conversation Webinar Series In its role of providing connective tissue, FWCC is offering a series of  Quaker Conversation sessions to any Friends who want to listen and learn and contribute to concerns important to Friends, particularly during this time of grief and reflection and, transformation. Session 6 Please join us on November [...]

Reminder to sign up to World Quaker Day webinar.

By |2023-01-05T16:33:34+11:00October 1st, 2020|Climate Change and Sustainability, Crossing Cultures - Sharing Stories, Educational Materials, Newsletters - Recent|

World Quaker Day is coming up this coming Sunday 4th October.   Join Friends from around the Asia West Pacific Section in a conversation with Jonathan Woolley and Lindsey Fielder Cook from the Quaker United Nations Office. Read about this in the latest newsletter.    

A Review of Human Kind – Rutger Bregman

By |2023-01-05T16:33:35+11:00September 23rd, 2020|Educational Materials, Epistles and Reports|

Humankind. A Hopeful History  Rutger Bregman. Bloomsbury Publishing. London. 2020. p. 463. $ 32-99 ISBN  TPB 978-1-4088-9894-9 A review by Reg Naulty, Canberra Quaker Meeting, Australia In this book, Rutger Bregman presents scientific evidence showing that a  more realistic and positive view of human nature than is commonly held, is reasonable. For example, many environmentalists see [...]

World Quaker Day Sunday October 4th 2020

By |2023-01-05T16:33:38+11:00September 11th, 2020|Upcoming Events|

What does it mean to be a Quaker today? Living into a Faithful Life in a Changing World World Quaker Day 2020 – save the date and time AWPS Webinar – A Conversation with Quaker United Nations Organisation (QUNO) Geneva The Asia West Pacific Section Committee would like to invite you to participate in a [...]

The Spiritual Roots of Quaker Ways: Stuart Masters September 2020

By |2023-01-05T16:33:39+11:00September 6th, 2020|Educational Materials|

Responses to Questions from Module 2 of Woodbrooke/AWPS Study Program Equality Early Quakers argued that "God might teach, transform and speak through any person" but that the person needed salvation first. This appears to conflict with Fox's injunction to "walk cheerfully over the world, answering that of God in everyone". Is there a conflict between [...]

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