Annual Sessions

Calls to Annual Sessions 2021

Call to Intermountain Yearly Meeting
Annual Gathering 2021 - Online

Facing Uncertainty:
Our Personal Lives and the Life of Annual Meeting

June 16 - 20, 2021

Dear Friends: Please join us at the virtual gathering of Intermountain Yearly Meeting, from June 16-20,


Building Bridges (abridged)

Building Bridges: a keynote talk by Kenya Casanova-Sales to North Pacific Yearly Meeting, July 23, 2020

[The following text was excerpted from Kenya Casanova-Sales’s complete keynote talk, which is published at:]


Courage in Crisis (abridged)

Excerpts from the keynote presentation to Sierra Cascades Yearly Meeting of Friends; May 26, 2019; Canby Grove Christian Center, Canby, Oregon

Last Tuesday, I headed up to Friends Church with Karen, my accompanying elder and wife, intending to see some quilts. And on the way North, we drove to Mount St. Helens, all the way to the National Park.


Dwelling in Truth and Trusting Divine Spirit

Excerpts from the keynote presentation to Pacific Yearly Meeting; July 13, 2019; Walker Creek Ranch, Petaluma, California

I would like to start by unpacking a word that for some people is a terrible hurdle and that is the word, “Christ.” Let’s go back to the original meaning of that word.



Subscribe to RSS - Annual Sessions