Before Pacific Yearly Meeting existed, before North Pacific and Intermountain Yearly Meetings, even before the Pacific Coast Association of Friends . . . Friends in the West connected with each other through Friends Bulletin, which was founded in 1929 and transformed into Western Friend in 2008. Find a simplified chronology of past editors here, and a more detailed chronology here. Please let us know if you can help us fill in any of the “gaps” in our collection.
Magazine articles: Click on "contact us" above to contribute ideas, writing, art, or photography for an upcoming issue of Western Friend, which will be organized around the following themes:
We publish articles on topics of interest to both Quaker newcomers and "seasoned Friends." Submitted manuscripts for print publication should be somewhat longer than 600, 1300, or 2100 words.
* It is possible that enough submissions will be submitted and accepted to fill the print edition of this issue before this deadline arrives.
Newsletter news items: Visit the webpage for our weekly email newsletter, Extra Extre Western Friend, where you will find a form for submitting news items.