English & Deutsch On our last evening at EMEYF Spring Gathering this year, our gatherings elders organized a session in which we all got to pick a stone from a large collection they picked up at the beach close by our venue. We were then invited to share why we had chosen that particular stone … More Where is your stone now? | Wo ist dein Stein jetzt?
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
Today we publish a little add to our testimonies. In this our author tries to find a german equivalent for the SPICES. Therefore this article has no translation into a second language. … More SPICES – Ein Versuch der Übersetzung ins Deutsche
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?
Today we start with our first waggon for the testimony sustainability / stewardship! … More Sustainability / Stewardship | Nachhaltigkeit – #TestimonyTrain
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
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