Quaker Worship… on the road

Quaker academic and author, Rhiannon Grant, facilitated an “on the road” course at Reading Meeting House looking at Worship, Ministry and Afterwords. This spiritually nurturing event was attended by Quakers…

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Friendship and enjoyment

Young Adult Friends (YAF) in Oxford hosted a Regional Meeting of Quakers. We came together as a community from Meetings across five counties, and centred around the day’s theme: Friendship…

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How do you use your energy?

How can we release energy and revitalise our Quaker communities? Quakers in Britain gathered for our Yearly Meeting at Friends House in London to discern how we can simplify our…

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‘The Big One’

“The climate, nature and humanity face disaster. We know it’s time to act. Do you trust politicians to do the right thing for us? For he planet? (Extinction Rebellion)” Quakers…

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An Evening with Bharti Dhir

Forty people, from a wide diversity of worldviews, gathered at our small Newbury Meeting House for an evening with Bharti Dhir on March 31st. Bharti started life as a foundling…

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Doing business, the friendly way

How do Quakers make corporate decisions? Our Meetings for Business (or Church Affairs) are done in the spirit of Worship, where we strive for patience, deep listening, and careful discernment.…

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The spiritual heart of our shared humanity?

In a new eBooklet, ‘Our shared Humanity. Some inclusive spiritual perspectives’, Newbury Friend Howard Grace explores whether, in engaging together to address present-day challenges, we may find that our different…

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Nurturing young Friends

Quakers from Reading and Wallingford were introduced to our new Youth, Children and Families Development Worker, Julia Dover, at a meet-and-greet event. Julia will be working within Mid-Thames and Oxford…

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