Broadmead Friends Meeting
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Find a Quaker Meeting Near You
This easy-to-use web site helps you find the closest Quaker meeting. It attempts to include all of the meetings whose worship is based in silence that are in the U.S. and Canada. It does not include most of the Quaker churches with pastors and services more like other Protestant churches. You can find these on the web under Friends United Meeting at http://www.fum.org/ and Evangelical Friends Church International at http://www.evangelicalfriends.org.
Quaker Organizations Broadmead Meeting Belongs To
Lake Erie Yearly Meeting (LEYM) The regional organization Broadmead Monthly Meeting is part of. LEYM includes meetings in Michigan, Ohio, and western Pennsylvania. Traditionally, a yearly meeting gathers once a year for business and fellowship.
Friends General Conference (FGC) A service organization for its members in the United States and Canada. Services include materials for Sunday School and adult education and a Quaker bookstore. Lots of good stuff on their web site.
Quaker Organizations Members of Broadmead Meeting Participate In
Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) A Quaker lobbying organization based in Washington, DC.
American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) North American organization that works for peace and social justice in local communities and provides relief to those who are suffering around the world.
Quaker Earthcare Witness (QEW) An organization dedicated to helping Friends and others be good stewards of God's creation by living in ways that are ecologically sustainable.
Friends World Committee on Consultation (FWCC) An organization that fosters dialogue and cooperation between different branches of Quakers worldwide.
Other Organizations Members of Broadmead Meeting Participate In
Christian Peacemaker Teams Sends small groups of pacifists to act as witnesses and human buffers between people in conflict in various hot spots of the world.
Fellowship of Reconciliation The oldest and largest interfaith peace and justice organization in the United States. It was founded by the three historical peace churches in America: Mennonites, Church of the Brethren, and Quakers.
Information About Quakers
Quaker.org Basically, a huge index of Quaker web sites.
Quakerinfo.com Dozens of articles on various aspects of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).
Things to Read A comprehensive list of recommended readings by and about Quakers.
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