I, and several others besides, travelled slow to our most recent Spring Gathering. By train, bus and boat (and eventually car) I travelled from Brussels to Moyallon, accumulating people along the way. My primary motivation for this was initially to travel more sustainably (i.e. to avoid flying). But I have increasingly come to see it as a spiritual practice, that we Quakers should encourage as much as we can. … More Travelling Slow | Langsam Reisen
Deutsche version unten At our Spring Gathering 2018 in Ireland, our LAP coordinator Esther organized a workshop where we were invited to look at materials from our archives and respond to them. Rose Oliver read some old copies of Willy & Penn: “I didn’t grow up a Quaker, but when I discovered them in my … More The Importance of our Living Archive Project | Die Wichtigkeit unseres Living Archive Projekts
Deze tekening is gebaseerd op een schets die Erik maakte naar aanleiding van de Living Archives Project workshop tijdens de algemene vergadering van FWCC EMES in Bergen. Prachtig! … More LAP illustratie
Since 12 Ways to Spot a Quaker Household went up in May, it has evolved into a kind of Quiz: several Quakers have commented that they score 11/12 and Martin even scored 12/12 (he might have had a head-start). Moreover, some of my friends who aren’t Quakers at all have messaged me about how many points they share with us – time to invite them to an EMEYF event. … More RE: Quaker Household | Quäker-Haushalt
Deutsche version unten Last weekend, our very own Esther and Paul got married in the Quaker Meetinghouse in Nottingham. It was a lovely ceremony, held in the Quaker way. Like most Quakers, their ministry/ testament about how they want to live their lives together extended beyond the Meeting for Worship. For example, in the early … More A famous Quaker wedding | Eine berühmte Quäkerhochzeit
We’re now a trio and one of us has a whole life ahead of her…
Eleanor Stuhr was born on 5/6/2018 at 12:35pm weighing 3980g and measuring 55cm!
Needless to say we’re in love, happy and excited to embark on this new adventure.
Hugs, Dave, Kirsten and Eleanor … More I’m here! Ich bin da! Olen siin! Всем привет ! Je suis ici !
Moving from a busy student-type house to a small apartment with my partner has been lovely. I’m immensely enjoying having our own kitchen, having a living room as well as a bedroom, and turning the house into one cosy space that adheres to our wishes. I’ve been noticing more and more how we make our home reflect our Quakerly lifestyle. … More 12 Ways to Spot a Quaker Household | 12 Wege, einen Quäker-Haushalt zu entdecken