Chico Friends Meeting has established a Quaker Fund for people affected by the Camp Fire in northern California. See the Chico Friends Meeting website for additional information.
Checks may be made payable to:
Chico Friends Meeting
and note “fire fund” in memo line.
Chico Friends Meeting
1601 Hemlock Street
Chico California 95926
Posted by Sharon Gates, PYM Assistant to the Clerk
11/25/18, revised 12/8/18.
Dear PYM Committee Clerks, Officers, and Reps,
We have a Zoom (video conferencing) account available for PYM-related business.
If you would like to request to schedule a zoom time block, contact the Assistant to the Clerk at <email@example.com>.
Include the following information:
Continue reading “Zoom Video Conferencing Available for PYM Business”
Dear Friends throughout Pacific Yearly Meeting,
**Please share this widely and encourage others to respond**
The PYM Youth Programs Committee (YPCC) is taking time to reflect on the expectations of the Youth Programs Coordinator (YPC) position, the roles of the committee and coordinator, and how to improve PYM’s ability to effectively operate as an employer. For these reasons, we are sending this invitation to participate in our program evaluation along with the announcement of Alyssa Nelson’s resignation from the YPC position.
Continue reading “Evaluation of PYM Youth Programs — Responses Requested by 12/30/18 from Individuals, Meetings, Committees, Organizations, and other Groups”
We are writing you as co-clerks of the PYM Youth Programs Coordinating Committee with an announcement that might come as a surprise, along with a request for input into our program evaluation by December 30th.
Continue reading “Youth Programs Coordinator Resignation Announcement”
Our Annual Session is a gathering of the Beloved Community where Friends labor and rejoice together in discerning the will of Spirit. For us to go deep into worship and community, we must create a safe and healthy container. Please use these reminders to make Annual Session a joyful occasion for all.
We ask that all Friends uphold the following expectations:
Continue reading “Community expectations for PYM Annual Session 2018”
Quick links for 2018 JYM:
Watch this page for …..
Continue reading “Welcome to JYM 2018”
Dear PYM Friends,
Can you think of a Friend who’d be a good fit to volunteer with children or teens at Annual Session? Please send this message to them!
Continue reading “Volunteer with JYM or Children’s Program at 2018 PYM Annual Session: Deadline extended until filled”
In early February, a link to materials about affiliating with Friends General Conference was circulated: FAQ link on FGC Affiliation, February 2018
Monthly meetings were asked by Ministry and Oversight Committee (M&O) to review this information and reflect on the following queries in preparation for continued discernment at the 2018 Annual Session:
Continue reading “FGC Affiliation Consideration Updates, April 19, 2018”
Please share with your meetings and invite f/Friends:
Paula Palmer (Boulder Friends Meeting, Intermountain Yearly Meeting) will be traveling in the ministry among Northern California PYM Friends, March 28 – April 17, 2018. In addition to leading a weekend workshop at Ben Lomond Quaker Center, she will be offering workshops, presentations, and film discussions at many local meetings. Please see list below and links to further information.
Continue reading “Toward Right Relationship with Native Peoples — Paula Palmer visiting California, March 28-April 17, 2018”