Living in a foreign land | Leben in einem fremden Land

Deutsch unten This was originally shared at the 2019 European and Middle East Section Annual Meeting (AM), the theme for which was “Living in a foreign land.” In the opening session, four Friends shared something of their experiences. This is what I contributed. I’m currently living in my fourth country, the third “foreign land.” When … More Living in a foreign land | Leben in einem fremden Land

Stop Fueling War – What can you say? │Stop Fueling War – Was kannst du sagen? │ Cessez d´alimenter la guerre – Que peux-tu dire?

Peace work has always been a central concern for the Quakers. Today we are publishing an interview with Wanda (German Yearly Meeting) about her involvement with Stop Fueling War, an organization committed to promoting peace work. … More Stop Fueling War – What can you say? │Stop Fueling War – Was kannst du sagen? │ Cessez d´alimenter la guerre – Que peux-tu dire?

Psalm 23 | Voice of a Refugee | Stimme eines Flüchtlings

Endlich. Endlich sicher. Endlich im Tempelasyl.
Die letzten Wochen voller Angst, Gefahr und Hunger – endlich ist alles vorbei.
Hier bin ich sicher.
Hier kann mir nichts passieren. In diesen Mauern bin ich geschützt.
Hier finde ich etwas zu Essen. Und zu Trinken.
Danke Gott!„Du bereitest mir einen Tisch im Angesicht meiner Feinde.“ … More Psalm 23 | Voice of a Refugee | Stimme eines Flüchtlings

Amsterdam – Climate March | Klimaatmars | Klimamarsch

On Sunday, March 10, a group of nine EMEYFers joined 40,000 others in Amsterdam for a climate march. This march was organised by a number of Dutch organisations which all want to divide the weight of climate measurements more equally. For some of us, Amsterdam is (close to) home. For others, it’s a distant city … More Amsterdam – Climate March | Klimaatmars | Klimamarsch