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Quaker Religious Education Collaborative 2021 Conference
August 13 @ 7:00 pm - August 15 @ 4:00 pm
One event on September 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm
QREC 2021 Conference Online
Hearing God’s Call: Lessons Learned and Leadings that Light the Way
Join Friends from around the world for worship, fellowship, practical skill building, and listening for our call. We’ll share what is rising now. Are new priorities coming into focus? Are you exploring new approaches to our ministry? Do you feel a fresh sense of Call?
Come away inspired, with insight and resources for effective ministry, vital faith formation, and fully multi-generational community.
Pre-conference Workshops: Register by clicking workshop title
- Best Practices for Hybrid Worship, David Coletta, Tech Ministry, on Thursday, July 29, 7:30pm Eastern time (US/Canada)
- Conversation Circles: How to Build Community Among Friends Across Distances, QREC Conversation Working Circle, on Thursday, August 5, 7:30pm ET
- Discerning Call in the Storms of Life, Jay Marshall, author of “When Spirit Calls: Engaging the Challenges of Ministry”. Wednesday, August 11 at 7pm ET
- Discerniendo el llamado en las tormentas de la vida, por Jay Marshall, autor del libro “When Spirit Calls: Engaging the Challenges of Ministry”. Jueves 12 de agosto a las 7pm Este
Conference Workshops and Offerings
Online with Spanish language interpretation
- Worship Sharing around Our Sense of Call now
- Small group conversations around focused topics like: Faith at Home, Working with Teens
- Preparation, Formation, and Belonging: New Growth from RE Roots, Melinda Wenner Bradley
- Our Experience with Experiment with Light, Durham (NC) Friends
- Lesson Writing, Using Beloved Stories to Nurture Roots of Faith—English language, Anne Collins
- Africa Quaker Archives Oral History Project—Judith Nandikove and Marian Baker
- Nurturing Strong Quaker Roots in Our Teens—Oscar Lugusa Malande, Friends Theological College, Kaimosi, Kenya
- How We Work with Quaker Teens—English, Andrew Wright and Luiza Adera Chahia
- How We Work with Quaker Teens—Spanish language, Rossio Quispe
- Welcoming Children and Families to Intergenerational Community, Karin Heller, New Garden Friends
- The Bible as a Doorway to Hearing God’s Voice — Peter Blood Patterson
- Plenary Worship and QREC Meeting for Worship for the Conduct of Business
TO REGISTER FOR QREC 2021 click HERE — FREE with pay as led.
Sessions 1a and 1b will be the same.
Sessions 2a and 2b will offer two sets of 75-minute workshops with a 15-minute break between
Sessions 3a and 3b will be the same.
Please choose the Sessions that are most convenient for you.
Session 1a and 1b: Reflecting on our Call
Friday, August 13 Session 1a 7pm Eastern
Saturday, August 14 Session 1b 10am Eastern
Session 2 Workshops
Saturday, August 14 Session 2a 12pm Eastern
Saturday, August 14 Session 2b 1:45pm Eastern
Worship, Business, Community
Sunday, August 15 Worship 11am Eastern
Sunday, August 15 Business 12:30pm Eastern
Sunday, August 15 Community 2pm Eastern