Resources Friends in Ministry & Care

February 3, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm America/New York Timezone
Friends Center
1515 Cherry St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
George Schaefer
(215) 241-7068

An initial gathering of Friends with gifts in teaching and learning facilitation in the areas of Ministry & Caring as well as those interested in developing skills in this area. 

Through the teaching ministry, Resources Friends in Ministry & Care support Meetings by facilitating learning opportunities on topics related to areas of Worship, Ministry & Care, the Story of early Friends and Quaker process.

Areas of learning offered by Resources Friends in Ministry & Care may include the following: 

  • Nurturing the Gathered Meeting
  • When Differences Arise: Challenge & Conflict
  • Quaker Resources for Aging
  • A Counseling Approach for Pastoral Care
  • Faith & Practice: Exploring the Book
  • Quakerism: A Post-Modern Approach
  • Quaker Worship: Silent & Spoken Ministry
  • Recognizing Gifts: Discernment in Nominations
  • Remember Beloved Community
  • Conducting a Spiritual Self-Assessment
  • Beyond Quakerism 101

Fron the PYM Governance Handbook

Resource Friends help our community thrive by providing support in areas of learning in meetings, offering information, tools and spirit-lead strategies to promote our vision, presenting the fundamentals of Quaker faith and practice in clear and accessible ways.

Lunch will be a Soup and Salad Potluck (beverages provided)

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