Annual Session and Representative Committee “Minutes and Reports Packets” are now available for the years 2013-2018. There is also a new standalone list of all PYM Minutes of Action for the years 2001-2018. Links to these documents can be found on a new page dedicated to PYM Minutes.
Continue reading “Status Report on PYM Minutes Packets”
The Faith and Practice Revision Committee invites you to engage in the “rolling revision” process of prayerfully discerning how our Faith and Practice can support meetings and individuals as we seek to live an authentic Quaker spirituality. The first round of revisions is now ready for your consideration.
We request that monthly meetings and other bodies review the proposed revisions together and send us those points upon which they found unity. If no unity is found, a brief description of the feel of the meeting is welcome. We anticipate that this process will occur three (or so) times per year, as new revised pieces are presented.
Continue reading “Launch of the Faith and Practice Revision Process – A Request”
The following resources on racial justice are recommended by the Racial Justice Subcommittee of the Ministry and Oversight Committee. Continue reading “Racial Justice Resources”
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:
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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”