The Daily Miracle

The “Daily Miracle” is the bulletin that miraculously appears each morning at PYM Annual Sessions with the day’s schedules, announcements and other late-breaking news and information pertinent to attenders as well as to Friends generally.  Each Daily Miracle is published electronically and (when annual session meets in person) on paper.

Current Daily Miracles

Current issues are available to registered attenders of Annual Session only.  You can find them on the AS LIVE 2021 page (password protected).

Archive of Past Daily Miracles

Submission Instructions

Deadline for submission to the Daily Miracle is 8:30 pm the evening before publication.

IMPORTANT “NON-PRIVACY” NOTICE The Daily Miracle is a public document.  In addition to being distributed on paper at annual session (when meeting in person), it is also published electronically on the PYM website which anyone outside of PYM can read at any time.  By submitting material to the Daily Miracle you are consenting to such publication.   Therefore your content should not include any personal or private information (such as email addresses or phone numbers) that you do not wish to be accessible publicly or that you are not yourself authorized to publish.

The Daily Miracle Submission Form  is available for registered attenders on the AS LIVE 2021 page (password protected).

Explanation of the requested info (why we need it, how it gets used):

  • Note: Anything you don’t spell out, we may be forced to make assumptions and they might be the wrong assumptions.

Submitter’s name and quickest way to reach youWe may have questions we need answered a.s.a.p.  If you’re not checking email continuously can you give us a phone number where we can phone or text you? 

Date(s) you want material to appear.  We will assume it’s “tomorrow only” if you don’t specify.

Category.  This helps us organize the content of the Daily Miracle, but we may use editors’ discretion to arrange differently.

The actual content to publish, namely:

Suggested Headline.  As editors we reserve the right to edit the headline you suggest, but often we’re at a loss or we’re too sleepy to think, so help us out or we may come up with something that makes you squirm.

Body text.  This is the text that will actually be published.  The form only accepts plain text.  We will use editorial judgement when formatting it for publication.

Attribution and Contact info: How you want to be identified as the source of the announcement, and how readers can respond if you wish them to.

Also, remember that the Daily Miracle is a public document.  See the Important “Non-Privacy” Notice above.

Questions?  Email DailyMiracle@pacificyearlymeeting.org if you have questions about the Daily Miracle, but do not send submissions by email.  Instead use the submission form on the AS LIVE 2021 page.