What Happened at Annual Sessions 2015

Annual Sessions

During Annual Sessions 2015, we sent daily emails with updates about what had happened each day. If you missed these emails, they are now available online for you review. Check out what happened at Annual Sessions this year! Day 1: Gathering into Community Day 2: Getting Down to Business Day 3: ...

Photos from Friday, July 31

Annual Sessions

These photos are from Annual Sessions 2015 at Muhlenberg College. Today was our third day of being gathered together as a yearly meeting for fellowship, fun, community, and spirit-led decision making. All photos by Elizabeth Piersol Schmidt

Day 3: Sharing Truth Together

Annual Sessions

See what you missed at Annual Sessions today. It’s the third day of Annual Sessions, where Friends from across Philadelphia Yearly Meeting have gathered here at Muhlenberg College.

Decisions Minuted on Friday, July 31, 2015

Annual Sessions

The following are selected Minutes of Action from Annual Sessions 2015. Comprehensive Minutes will be posted following Annual Sessions. Nominating Committee Report given by Nominating Committee Clerk Thomas Swain (Middletown MM) Complete Nominating Committee Report will be posted online soon. Releases from FGC, PYM Elders and FCNL as listed were approved. ...

Decisions Minuted on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Annual Sessions

The following are selected Minutes of Action from Annual Sessions 2015. Comprehensive Minutes will be posted following Annual Sessions. Friends approved the proposed 2015 – 2016 budget as presented. Friends approved the following minute: PYM encourages its Clerk, and empowers the General Secretary and councils as they are led to pursue ...

Day 2: Getting Down to Business

Annual Sessions

See what you missed at Annual Sessions today. It’s the second day of Annual Sessions, where Friends from across Philadelphia Yearly Meeting have gathered here at Muhlenberg College.

Photos from Thursday, July 30, 2015

Annual Sessions

These photos are from Annual Sessions 2015 at Muhlenberg College. Today was our second day of being gathered together as a yearly meeting for fellowship, fun, community, and spirit-led decision making.

Day 1: Gathering Into Community

Annual Sessions

See what you missed at Annual Sessions today. The first moments of Annual Sessions are always filled with energy and anticipation, as Friends from across Philadelphia Yearly Meeting converge on Muhlenberg College.

Theme Announced for Annual Sessions 2015

Annual Sessions

PYM Annual Sessions 2015, will be held at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA, July 29-August 2, 2015. The theme is Open Our Eyes That We May See. After preparing to discuss possible themes during the months following Annual Sessions 2014, and following a period of worship, members of Sessions Planning …

Message from the Clerk

Annual Sessions

The 334th Annual Session of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting was one of worship, fun, challenging work and fellowship! Over 80 newcomers joined us this year! We had one of the largest numbers of Middle School Friends ever in attendance! And a record-breaking attendance overall! Friends, we have approved a new way …

Sessions Registration Moves On-Site!

Annual Sessions

Annual Sessions 2014, Worship is a Door to Love, is just a little more than two weeks away, opening on Wednesday, July 23 with worship, dinner, and a multigenerational gathering celebration. 356 people have registered in advance, and at least 58 of those Friends are attending Annual Sessions for the …