Please note: The PYM Calendar is for all events in the PYM region under the care of any Quaker meeting, organization, school, committee, collaborative, or other group. Events hosted by individuals are not permitted.
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Mar 26 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm
Mindfulness meditation is a simple technique offered by the Buddha for awakening the mind and heart. This retreat will be a time of silence, with periods of sitting and walking practice, opportunities to talk about your own practice, and formal presentations. It is suitable for both beginners and experienced meditators.
Nurturing Faithfulness with Marcelle Martin @ Pendle Hill
Apr 15 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm
This course offers an opportunity to open more fully to God. We will learn practices for sensing the movement of the Spirit, clarifying discernment, responding with faith, and encouraging faithful action. We will engage in the Faithfulness Group process, a practice which can provide ongoing support for a Spirit-led life. The rhythm of our days will include silence, prayer, time ...
Our Spiritual Mothers: Women of the Early Quaker Diaspora, 1650-1800 @ Medford Leas Campus Theatre
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
On Sunday, April 22, Haddonfield Quarterly Meeting will feature Michele Lise Tarter, who has been researching Quakers’ “Spiritual Mothers” for the past 25 years. Her latest book “New Critical Studies on Early Quaker Women, 1650-1800” features new research on the first 150 years of the Quaker movement. These healers, prophets, imprisoned writers, itinerant preachers, abolitionists, educators, and authors formed a ...
Quaker Decision Making: session four of Quakerism 101 @ Swarthmore Friends Meeting
Apr 29 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Swarthmore Friends Meeting is offering a Quakerism 101 course, for those who are curious about Quaker faith and practice, or who want to delve more deeply into the riches of Quakerism. On April 29, we’ll have a session on Quaker Decision-Making, including individual and collective discernment of the guidance of the Spirit. Arlene Kelly, former presiding clerk of Philadelphia Yearly ...
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology @ Pendle Hill
May 25 – May 28 all-day
Since 1943, the Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology has gathered annually on Memorial Day Weekend. A meeting between Carl Jung and a group of Quakers during World War II spawned the conference as an effort to help members and others know themselves more deeply, and thus, perhaps reduce the likelihood of a repeat of the war. Today the conference ...
Spiritual Formation Weekend Retreat @ Kenbrook Retreat Center
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 14 @ 2:00 pm
Uplifting Each Other for a Deeper Communion with Spirit PYM’s Spiritual Formation Collaborative is calling all who are interested in a deeper communion with Spirit, spiritual formation, and/or spiritual nurture to join us at Kenbrook Retreat Center for a weekend retreat designed to refresh, renew, deepen, nurture, and learn. More Infomation. The deadline for registration is September 21, 2018.