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Morning Worship for the Arctic

Dec. 18, 2020

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Native Boarding Schools in California

Dec. 18, 2020

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Yin Time

Dec. 18, 2020

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Sabbath Economics

Dec. 18, 2020

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Monthly Experiment with Light

Dec. 18, 2020

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Stewardship Testimony

Dec. 11, 2020

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Books to Prison Restricted

Dec. 11, 2020

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Book Release in the Works

Dec. 11, 2020

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New Report on Guns in Mexico

Dec. 11, 2020

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Call for Submissions from Friends of Migrants

Dec. 11, 2020

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Woolman Resilience Plan 2021

Dec. 11, 2020

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These Coming Times

Dec. 4, 2020

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Spiritual/Religious v. Partisan/Political

Dec. 4, 2020

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Friends’ Priorities for the 117th Congress

Dec. 4, 2020

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Faith, Climate, and Justice

Dec. 4, 2020

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Update from Honduras

Dec. 4, 2020

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Full-Time Quaker Job

Dec. 4, 2020

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What Does Quaker Membership Mean?

Dec. 4, 2020

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Funk-o-Meter

Dec. 4, 2020

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Quaker Texts into Russian

Nov. 27, 2020

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Hope Lingers On

Nov. 27, 2020

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FCNL Annual Meeting - Online Recordings

Nov. 20, 2020

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All About Me – Activity Book

Nov. 20, 2020

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Worship Sharing and Earthcare

Nov. 20, 2020

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Post-Election Op Ed

Nov. 20, 2020

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End the Korean War

Nov. 20, 2020

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QVS Fellowship Applications Now Open

Nov. 20, 2020

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Music and Dance Retreat

Nov. 20, 2020

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Reflections on Wess Daniels’s Message

Nov. 20, 2020

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Quaker Voluntary Service is Hiring

Nov. 14, 2020

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Quaker Revolutionaries on DVD

Nov. 14, 2020

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Creating police-free schools

Nov. 14, 2020

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Invitation to Quaker Children

Nov. 13, 2020

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Caring for the Aging

Nov. 13, 2020

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Banning Nuclear Weapons

Nov. 13, 2020

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Practicing Radical Inclusivity, a Conversation

Nov. 6, 2020

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Heretic

Nov. 6, 2020

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In Memory of George Floyd

Nov. 6, 2020

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Quakers as Mystics

Nov. 6, 2020

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More on The Boys Who Said No

Nov. 6, 2020

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When the Spirit Calls

Nov. 6, 2020

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"State of the Meeting" Reports – Conversation Notes

Oct. 30, 2020

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Hope for Healing Our World

Oct. 30, 2020

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Guidelines for Indoor Gatherings

Oct. 30, 2020

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QUNO Series on Faith and Climate

Oct. 30, 2020

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Service - A Gateway to Fulfillment

Oct. 30, 2020

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Election Night Vigils – Online

Oct. 29, 2020

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QWFO - Reunión en Español

Oct. 29, 2020

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QWFO - Drop-in Worship on Race

Oct. 29, 2020

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QEW Worship-Sharing

Oct. 23, 2020

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Our Friend Has No Heat

Oct. 23, 2020

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AFSC Job Openings

Oct. 23, 2020

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Fire Updates re Quaker Centers

Oct. 23, 2020

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Yet More Resources for Nonviolent Action

Oct. 23, 2020

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Conceal and Carry

Oct. 23, 2020

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The Weeping Time

Oct. 23, 2020

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Quakers and Changes

Oct. 23, 2020

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The Boys Who Said NO!

Oct. 23, 2020

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Nonviolence Preparation for November 4

Oct. 16, 2020

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"State of the Meeting" Conversation

Oct. 16, 2020

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Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Oct. 16, 2020

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Unburdening Our Hearts

Oct. 16, 2020

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Communities Without Policing

Oct. 16, 2020

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Quaker Worship Lab

Oct. 16, 2020

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Monan's Rill Fire

Oct. 9, 2020

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The Power of Enough

Oct. 9, 2020

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Testimony of Integrity - PHP Discussion

Oct. 9, 2020

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From Hollywood to Hiroshima

Oct. 9, 2020

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Nonviolence Trainings from Nevada City

Oct. 9, 2020

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Spiritual Awareness Mini-Course

Oct. 9, 2020

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Preparing Together for Nonviolence in November

Oct. 9, 2020

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Call for New Quaker Pastor

Oct. 9, 2020

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Quakers Changing Government

Oct. 9, 2020

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More Dates for Choosing Democracy

Oct. 9, 2020

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Complacency

Oct. 2, 2020

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Lend a Hand to Friends in Moscow

Oct. 2, 2020

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Quaker Vigil at the Border Wall

Oct. 2, 2020

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Are We Done Fighting?

Oct. 2, 2020

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Toward Right Relationship Workshops are Zooming

Oct. 2, 2020

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Preventing a U.S. Dictatorship

Oct. 2, 2020

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Quaker Advocacy in the U.S and Europe

Oct. 2, 2020

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Plans for Election Day Plus?

Oct. 2, 2020

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Youth Policies

Sept. 26, 2020

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Worship for Healing

Sept. 26, 2020

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Quaker Problems

Sept. 26, 2020

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Opening in France for Two Friends

Sept. 26, 2020

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Performers for Justice and Peace

Sept. 26, 2020

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How to Prevent a Coup in the U.S.

Sept. 26, 2020

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Empathy is Key

Sept. 18, 2020

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Ten Years of Friendly Water

Sept. 18, 2020

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Spiritual Journeying

Sept. 18, 2020

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Radical White People Class

Sept. 18, 2020

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Quakers the Movie

Sept. 18, 2020

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Mountain Friends Camp News

Sept. 18, 2020

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54th Annual Quaker Harvest Festival

Sept. 18, 2020

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Justice and Injustice

Sept. 12, 2020

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Quaker Voluntary Service Portland

Sept. 11, 2020

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Quaker Parents Support Gatherings

Sept. 11, 2020

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Quaker Quotes in Poster Format

Sept. 11, 2020

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Nonviolent Resistance to a Coup

Sept. 11, 2020

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Fire Recovery

Sept. 4, 2020

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We Must Do MORE

Sept. 4, 2020

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Jesus The Refugee

Sept. 4, 2020

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Young Adult Friend Worship

Sept. 4, 2020

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Bite-Sized Spiritual Feast

Sept. 4, 2020

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Job Opening for NPYM Secretary

Sept. 4, 2020

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Stop Gun Violence

Sept. 4, 2020

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Fire & Ben Lomond Quaker Center

Aug. 29, 2020

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Stanley Chagala Needs Help

Aug. 29, 2020

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Choose Democracy

Aug. 29, 2020

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Fire & Woolman at Sierra Friends

Aug. 29, 2020

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Politics is Quakerly

Aug. 29, 2020

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Fire at Sierra Friends Center

Aug. 22, 2020

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PacYM YouTube Channel

Aug. 22, 2020

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Rise Up Singing in SoCal

Aug. 22, 2020

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QEW Speakers’ Bureau

Aug. 22, 2020

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(Brown Bag) Book Lunch

Aug. 21, 2020

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Cassandra 2020

Aug. 21, 2020

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FCLs Across the U.S.

Aug. 21, 2020

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Reviews of The Kendal Sparrow

Aug. 15, 2020

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Quakers for the Future - Notes

Aug. 15, 2020

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Issa Merrill Scholarship Fund

Aug. 15, 2020

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Friends House Moscow New Website

Aug. 15, 2020

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Friends and Online Ethics

Aug. 15, 2020

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An Unfinished Revolution

Aug. 15, 2020

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Young Friends for Climate Action

Aug. 15, 2020

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Free Will

Aug. 15, 2020

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NPYM Friends on Online Worship

Aug. 8, 2020

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Laura Magnani Benefit for AFSC

Aug. 8, 2020

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Many Minutes of Action

Aug. 8, 2020

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Friends in Guatemala – Update

Aug. 8, 2020

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Quaker Conversations for the Future

Aug. 8, 2020

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Friendly Faces – Videos for Kids

Aug. 8, 2020

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Western Friend Discussion Community

Aug. 8, 2020

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Way of the Spirit Online

Aug. 8, 2020

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Credit Goes to Pendle Hill

July 31, 2020

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COVID-19 & Friends in Honduras

July 31, 2020

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Come as You Are

July 31, 2020

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Vancouver Friends

July 31, 2020

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Canadian Yearly Meeting 2020

July 31, 2020

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Quaker Conversations for the Future

July 31, 2020

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Friendly Water – Boiling Water

July 31, 2020

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Quaker Horoscope

July 31, 2020

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Living into the Promise

July 31, 2020

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Loving Your Neighborhood, reminder

July 31, 2020

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Midweek Bible Study

July 25, 2020

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Zooming First Day School

July 25, 2020

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Friends Fiduciary Is Fossil Free

July 25, 2020

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Hiroshima and Nagasaki 75th Anniversary

July 25, 2020

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Hybrid Worship Guidelines

July 25, 2020

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Worship-sharing about Race

July 18, 2020

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Share Your Thoughts about Online Worship

July 18, 2020

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FCNL on Global Warming

July 17, 2020

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Walking in the Light of Screens

July 17, 2020

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Defund Police and Military

July 17, 2020

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A Quakerly Confession

July 17, 2020

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Loving Your Neighborhood

July 17, 2020

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AFSC Anti-Racist Homework

July 17, 2020

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T-Shirts for Quaker Center

July 10, 2020

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FCNL Annual Meeting

July 10, 2020

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Annual Protest to IRS

July 10, 2020

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Quaker Land for Sale

July 10, 2020

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The Light at the End

July 10, 2020

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Video Tour of Western Friend

July 10, 2020

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Bolivian Quaker Visitor

July 3, 2020

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Bridge City on Systemic Racism

July 3, 2020

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Friends on Israel and the West Bank

July 3, 2020

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Quaker Center Needs You

July 3, 2020

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Bellingham Forum on Racial Justice

July 3, 2020

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Asylum Support by Friends in Berkeley

July 3, 2020

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Racism Minute by Chena Ridge Friends

June 26, 2020

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Something to Restore Justice

June 26, 2020

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Tech Support Job Opening

June 26, 2020

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Live Oak Friends in the Paper

June 26, 2020

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Kendal Sparrow Radio Interview

June 26, 2020

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GI Rights, Wallet-Sized

June 26, 2020

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FGC Gathering 2020

June 26, 2020

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Father’s Day at Naval Base

June 26, 2020

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Bellingham Racial Justice Forum

June 26, 2020

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FCNL on Racism and Policing

June 20, 2020

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Drop-in Sessions on Race

June 20, 2020

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Windows for Kenya

June 20, 2020

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Ku Klux Kop

June 20, 2020

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A Quaker Songbook

June 19, 2020

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Circle of Chairs

June 19, 2020

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Digital Quakers

June 19, 2020

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A Taste of Summer Camp

June 19, 2020

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Dismantling Racism Minutes

June 19, 2020

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Juneteenth with FCNL

June 13, 2020

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Friends Fiduciary on Racial Justice

June 13, 2020

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We Must Save Our Soul

June 13, 2020

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Canadian Yearly Meeting 2020

June 13, 2020

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Play the Game “Spent”

June 13, 2020

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Link Every Voice and Sing

June 13, 2020

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Not Silent or Complacent

June 6, 2020

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U.S. Deporting Migrants with COVID-19

June 6, 2020

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Virtual March on Washington

June 6, 2020

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Bond Fund for Immigrants

June 5, 2020

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Conflict Among and Beyond Quakers

June 5, 2020

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A Quaker Book of Wisdom

June 5, 2020

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Silence Kills

June 5, 2020

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Transformation Instead of Punishment

June 5, 2020

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Poetry Readings by Friend Joann

June 5, 2020

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Mountain Friends Camp is On

June 5, 2020

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Being Quaker for Others

May 29, 2020

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Social-Distancing Worship

May 29, 2020

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Climate Change & Flagstaff Meeting

May 29, 2020

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Zoom and its Competitors

May 29, 2020

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75-Year Anniversary of Atomic Bombings

May 29, 2020

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Compassionate Listening Intro Training

May 29, 2020

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QUNO on COVID-19

May 22, 2020

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Inland Valley Meeting Has Moved

May 22, 2020

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Memorial Day of Mourning

May 22, 2020

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Give to the Hardest Hit

May 22, 2020

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Friends in Moscow in Pandemic

May 22, 2020

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Regional Biases

May 22, 2020

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FCNL Video on Native Americans

May 22, 2020

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SCYMF Welcomes Visitors

May 22, 2020

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Solidarity with Farm Workers

May 22, 2020

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Indiana Ombudsman Replies to Friends

May 15, 2020

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Support Our Agricultural Workers

May 15, 2020

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Quakers in South Africa

May 15, 2020

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Restoration of Native Species

May 15, 2020

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Too Busy to Be Bored

May 15, 2020

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Keeping the Earth

May 15, 2020

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Quakers, the Film

May 15, 2020

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Peace Baskets

May 15, 2020

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History of Quaker Publishing

May 15, 2020

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Traveling Ministry

May 15, 2020

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Update Your Zoom

May 8, 2020

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Mapping Militarism 2020

May 8, 2020

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Violet Protest

May 8, 2020

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Lakey and Chenoweth

May 8, 2020

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Burnt Offerings by David Ray

May 8, 2020

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So Many Wrongs

May 8, 2020

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COVID-19 in Honduras

May 8, 2020

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Sunrise Movement Supporter Circles

May 8, 2020

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Support Oregon Farmworkers

May 1, 2020

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Spiritual Deepening Resources

May 1, 2020

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Forced Migration in the Americas

May 1, 2020

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Fear and Faithfulness

May 1, 2020

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FDS in Place

May 1, 2020

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Quaker Publisher Barred

May 1, 2020

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Mennonite Disaster Service

May 1, 2020

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Letters from WWI COs

May 1, 2020

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We Began to Sing

May 1, 2020

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Peace Park is in Full Bloom

May 1, 2020

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Opening for Quaker Minister

May 1, 2020

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Get Bossy

April 24, 2020

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Thursdays with Friends

April 24, 2020

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Buy Essentials for Prisoners

April 24, 2020

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First Day School Question

April 24, 2020

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Annual Sessions Online 2020 – IMYM

April 24, 2020

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Annual Sessions Online 2020 – NPYM

April 24, 2020

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Annual Sessions Online 2020 – PacYM

April 24, 2020

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Annual Sessions Online 2020 – SCYMF

April 24, 2020

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Practice of the Presence

April 24, 2020

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Compassionate Listening Circles

April 24, 2020

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Real Meeting in Quarantine

April 18, 2020

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Supporting Quaker Parents

April 18, 2020

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Memorial Meetings Online

April 18, 2020

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Future of Quakers – Recording

April 18, 2020

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Rent Relief for Churches?

April 18, 2020

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Good Friday at Livermore Labs

April 18, 2020

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Quaker Center Worship-Sharing

April 18, 2020

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Just War and Just Peace

April 18, 2020

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Building a Nonviolent Campaign

April 10, 2020

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Earth Day Live

April 10, 2020

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IMYM Needs Your Ideas

April 10, 2020

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We Are Not Together

April 10, 2020

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ICE Detention Crisis

April 10, 2020

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Surviving Life’s Unfairness

April 10, 2020

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Love & Coronavirus – Recording

April 10, 2020

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Light Squad Ministry

April 10, 2020

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Friendly Water on YouTube

April 10, 2020

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Invitation from Woolman

April 10, 2020

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Jesus Rode a Donkey

April 10, 2020

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Some Zoom Disruption This Weekend

April 4, 2020

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Guatemala Program Update

April 4, 2020

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Greeters for Online Worship

April 4, 2020

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Virtual Vigil at Livermore Labs

April 4, 2020

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The Future of Quakers – Online Event

April 4, 2020

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New Leadership at Pendle Hill

April 4, 2020

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Faulty Teleportation

April 4, 2020

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Sew Masks for Nurses

April 4, 2020

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Barclay Press and Inner Light Books

April 4, 2020

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Apartment Building Hygiene Tip

April 4, 2020

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Anti-Racism Book Group

April 4, 2020

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Your Priorities for FCNL

April 4, 2020

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A Sustainable and Prosperous Future

April 4, 2020

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Quaker Lodging for Healthcare Workers

March 28, 2020

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Haiku and Other Reflections

March 28, 2020

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Quaker Religious Education Collaborative

March 28, 2020

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Friendly Zoom Security Tutorial

March 28, 2020

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Annual Sessions 2020 to be Online

March 28, 2020

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COVID-19 and Southern California Quarter

March 28, 2020

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Safe Groceries Video

March 28, 2020

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Tips for Online Worship

March 21, 2020

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This Day – Quaker Contemplations

March 20, 2020

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Alice Miller Memorial

March 20, 2020

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Friends Oppose New Jail

March 20, 2020

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Worshipping at a Distance

March 20, 2020

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COVID-19 and College Park Quarter

March 20, 2020

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ESR Scholarship for Californians

March 20, 2020

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FCNL Priority Setting 2020

March 18, 2020

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Woolman School Designated Historic Landmark

March 13, 2020

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U.S. Military and Climate Crisis

March 13, 2020

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Emily Provance at Multnomah Meeting

March 13, 2020

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Information on Border Issues

March 13, 2020

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FCLCA Plans for 2020

March 13, 2020

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QUNO Climate Actions at U.N.

March 13, 2020

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Intra-Visitation in IMYM

March 13, 2020

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Medical Equipment Sharing Program

March 13, 2020

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FWCC Sustainability Conference

March 13, 2020

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Uprooting Racism

March 13, 2020

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Women’s Theology Conference 2020

March 13, 2020

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Ugandan Safe Transport

March 13, 2020

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Quaker Studies Program in Boulder

March 13, 2020

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