The PYM Calendar

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.

Mar 2 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm
Reclaiming Our Stories: Exploring LGBTQ-Friendly Bible Stories @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
Join performance artist and Bible scholar Peterson Toscano for a weekend workshop exploring gender and sexuality in Bible stories. While the Bible has been used by some to harm others, there are potential peaceful interpretations of the ancient texts, including those that support LGBTQ lives. Using a variety of methods, traditional and creative, participants will study, discuss, and explore Bible ...
Mar 4 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Where Quakers Come From: session three of Quakerism 101 @ Swarthmore Friends Meeting | Swarthmore | Pennsylvania | United States
11:45 am
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 March 4, Marcelle Martin, author of Our Life is Love: The Quaker Spiritual Journey, will provide an overview of Where Quakers Come From, about the radical beginnings of ...
Mar 9 @ 4:30 pm – Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm
From Mourning to Renewed Witness @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 pm
How do we remain faithful to the hope that is in us? Where do we find hope when the world offers daily invitations to mourn, or even to despair, because of racial injustice, militarism, climate change, or environmental deterioration? What form can hope even take? Over 350 years, Friends have repeatedly been challenged to sustain and renew their witness, not ...
Mar 26 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm
Present in Every Moment: Waking Up to Love and Compassion in Our Lives @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 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.
Apr 15 @ 4:30 pm – Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm
Nurturing Faithfulness with Marcelle Martin @ Pendle Hill | Nether Providence Township | Pennsylvania | United States
4:30 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 ...
Apr 29 @ 11:45 am – 1:15 pm
Quaker Decision Making: session four of Quakerism 101 @ Swarthmore Friends Meeting | Swarthmore | Pennsylvania | United States
11:45 am
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 ...
May 25 – May 28 all-day
Friends Conference on Religion and Psychology @ Pendle Hill | Owosso | Michigan | United States
12:00 am
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
Spiritual Formation Weekend Retreat @ Kenbrook Retreat Center | Lebanon | Pennsylvania | United States
7:00 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.