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Peace, Peace, Peace: A Song By Peter Crockett

Peace, Peace, Peace: a song by Peter Crockett

After Bridget Moix spoke on "Active Peace" at the 2016 SEYM Gathering, Peter Crockett (St. Petersburg Meeting) was inspired to start writing a song. He finished it just recently while traveling across the country with Davida. He sends us this video of "Peace, Peace, Peace:"

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Quaker Indian Boarding Schools: Facing Our History & Ourselves

Quaker Indian Boarding Schools: Facing Our History & Ourselves

Native American leaders point to boarding schools as major contributors to cultural genocide and ongoing trauma and pain. Native people are taking many steps to address the trauma in their communities. As part of a hoped for truth and reconciliation process, they have also said that it would be helpful…

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Visions Of Peace

Visions of Peace

Jacksonville Monthly Meeting and Veterans for Peace joined together to produce “Visions of Peace,” an event to celebrate the UN’s International Day of Peace on September 21st. Held at the Florida Christian Center, the event drew a diverse crowd of about 80 people from all over the community for an…

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FsEarthcare Processing

fsEarthcare Processing

Thoughts, musings, queries, and other troubles on my mind... The approval of my employment as the Field Secretary for Earthcare for Southeastern Yearly Meeting has touched me deeply on many levels. One of my first jobs was working with the clerk of Groveland Baptist Church, Birmingham (AL). This early link…

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Tallahassee YAQ Serving On FCNL Advocacy Corps

Tallahassee YAQ Serving on FCNL Advocacy Corps

Aurelio Anderson (Tallahassee MM) is currently working as a member of the FCNL Advocacy Corps. After undergoing an intensive training over the summer, this group of 18 young adults from all over the country are employed by FCNL for one year to organize in their communities and lobby national legislators. This year…

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Tampa Meeting Open House, Oct. 30th

Tampa Meeting Open House, Oct. 30th

Tampa Friends invite SEYM Friends to an open house for their new meeting space. They write: "You are joyfully invited to join the Tampa Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends for worship, lunch, and an open house celebration of our new worship space. Your support and prayers have…

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Field Secretary For Earthcare Hired!

Field Secretary for Earthcare Hired!

Beverly Ward, of Tampa Meeting, has been hired as Southeastern Yearly Meeting’s Field Secretary for Earthcare! Friends gathered at Fall Interim Business Meeting celebrated as Barb Letsch read this minute from the Search Committee: “It is with joy and a sense of Spirit that the SEYM FSE Search Committee recommends…

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