11th Conference, 2016

DATE:     June 15-19, 2016, at Canby Grove THEME:  GIFTS OF THE LIVING PRESENCE QUOTES: Naming the different parts of the gifts:   Thursday From:  Caroline Fox, 1841, from Quaker Faith & Practice: The book of Christian discipline of the Yearly … Continue reading

10th Conference, 2014

DATE:     June 11-15, 2014, at Menucha THEME:  WILT THOU GO ON MY JOURNEY? QUOTES: From:  Luke 9:2-4 (New Revised Standard) and he sent them out to proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal. He said to them, “Take nothing … Continue reading

9th Conference, 2012

DATE:     June 13-17, 2012, at Menucha THEME:  LIVING IN THE LIFE AND POWER: INVITING,                  CONTEMPLATING, AND ENACTING GRACE QUOTES: From:  2 Corinthians 9:8 There are no limits to the grace of God, who will make sure … Continue reading

8th Conference, 2010

DATE:     June 16-20, 2010, at Seabeck Conference Center THEME: WALK WITH ME: MENTORS, ELDERS, AND FRIENDS QUOTES: From: 2 Timothy 1:5-7 I’m reminded of your sincere faith, which first lived in your grandmother Lois, then in your mother Eunice, and now, … Continue reading

7th Conference, 2008

DATE:     April 2-6, 2008 at Menucha THEME: LIFE IN THE COMMUNITY OF FRIENDS: CULTIVATING OUR                  QUAKER FAMILY TREE QUOTES: From: Peggy McGeoghegan, 1976, Quaker Faith & Practice: The book of Christian discipline of the Yearly Meeting of the Religious … Continue reading

6th Conference, 2006

DATE:      August 24-27, 2006 at Menucha  (58 attenders) THEME:  COMMON ROOTS, UNCOMMON BRANCHES QUOTES: From: Patricia Loring, Listening Spirituality     “…our traditional Quaker knowledge (is) that we are all one in the loving Spirit of God, with unique parts to … Continue reading

5th Conference, 2004

DATE:     June 3-6, 2004 at Menucha  ( 51  attenders) THEME: DO YOU SEEK TO LIVE IN THAT LIFE AND POWER WHICH                  TAKES AWAY OCCASION FOR ALL WARS? QUOTES: From: Marjorie Sykes, British Quaker in India        “In war, … Continue reading

4th Conference, 2002

DATE:      May 30-June 2, 2002 at Menucha  (49 attenders) THEME:  No theme QUOTES: From:  Anna Halvors     “Attend to that power which first awakened you..” From: Galations 5:25     “And if we live in the spirit, let us also walk … Continue reading

3rd Conference, 2000

DATE:       June 8-11, 2000 at Menucha  (50 attenders) THEME:  “BE STILL AND KNOW THAT I AM GOD” (Psalm 46:10) QUOTES: From: Margaret S.Gibbons in consultation with Sigrid H. Lund     “…and it is in our meeting with God that we … Continue reading

2nd Conference, 1997

DATES:   June 5-8, 1997 at Tilikum,  (37 attenders)                 June 26-29, 1997 at Tilikum,  (39 attenders) THEME: “FOR NO OTHER CAUSE BUT LOVE” QUOTES: From:  Margaret Fell’s June 5, 1660 letter to King Charles     “We are … Continue reading