2018 Epistle

EPISTLE from The 12th Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference June 6-10, 2018 Canby Grove Christian Center, Canby, Oregon Greetings to Friends everywhere: A total of 84 women gathered on the banks of the Molalla River near Canby, Oregon (USA) for spiritual enrichment and fellowship at the Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference. Thirty of these were programmed Friends and 50 were unprogrammed Friends. Four registrants from other faith traditions

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2016 Epistle

EPISTLE from The 11th Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference June 15-19, 2016, Canby Grove Christian Center, Canby, Oregon Greetings to Friends everywhere, Quaker women from the Pacific Northwest in the US and Canada gathered from June 15-19, 2016 amidst the beauty of God’s creation under dripping cedar trees at Canby Grove Christian Center in Oregon, USA. We came together to share our experiences of the Divine, and the Gifts

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2014 Epistle

Epistle of the 2014 Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference June 11-15, 2014 Menucha Retreat Center, Corbett, Oregon Greeting to Friends Everywhere: We are 77 women who have come together from North Pacific Yearly Meeting, Northwest Yearly Meeting, Freedom Friends Church, and meetings further afield. Our theme this year was “Wilt Thou Go on My Journey?” To prepare for the conference, each woman wrote a short reflection paper on the

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2012 Epistle

Epistle of the 2012 Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference June 13-17, 2012 Corbett, Oregon Greetings to Friends everywhere. Grace permeated our days and wove the variegated fibers of our lives together into a tapestry of light and love much like the quilts that surrounded us in our meeting space at the 2012 Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference. We gathered on June 13, 2012, at the Menucha Conference Center

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2010 Epistle

Epistle of the Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference June 16-20, 2010 Seabeck, Washington USA To our Quaker family, Surrounded by the waters and wildlife of Hood Canal and the snowy peaks of the Olympic Mountains, sixty women gathered in Seabeck, Washington from June 16-20, 2010 for the eighth Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference. Begun fifteen years ago to promote dialogue and build relationships among different Quaker traditions, this

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2008 Epistle

Epistle of the Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference April 2-6, 2008 Corbett, Oregon, USA Greetings to Friends everywhere! We write to share news of a conference where 38 women of the Quaker tradition gathered to share personal experiences of faith and to build relationships. We are from meetings in North Pacific Yearly Meeting, meetings in Northwest Yearly Meeting, and meetings that are unaffiliated. We gathered with a knowledge of

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2006 Epistle

Epistle of the Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference 2006 Menucha Retreat Center, Corbett OR Greetings from the high bluffs overlooking the Columbia River in Corbett, Oregon at the Menucha Conference Center. We are 58 Quaker women from programmed, semi-programmed and unprogrammed traditions gathered for the sixth Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference. We have met here to seek truth and speak love.              We thank the kind friends of First

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2004 Epistle

Epistle of the Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference, June 3-6, 2904 Menucha Retreat Center, Corbett OR To Friends everywhere Greetings from the 2004 Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference, held June 3- 6, 2004 at the Menucha Retreat Center Corbett, Oregon. We are 51 women ranging from 26 to 86 years of age from 22 monthly meetings: 7 yearly meetings and one independent monthly meeting (Freedom Friends Church). We

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2002 Epistle

From the Fourth Pacific Northwest Quaker Womens Theological Conference May 30 – June 2, 2002 To Friends Everywhere: We send greetings to you from the beautiful grounds of the Menucha Retreat Center in Corbett. Oregon, USA. We are 48 women from Northwest, North Pacific, Pacific, Baltimore, Canadian and Central South Africa Yearly Meetings. We represent a broad spectrum of faith practices. We have found each other to be warm, thoughtful,

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2000 Epistle

Epistle of the Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference June 8-11 2000 Menucha Retreat Center, Corbett OR   To all Friends everywhere June 2000 Greetings from the 2000 Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference, held June 8-11, 2000 at the Menucha Retreat Center, Corbett, Oregon. The conference drew fifty women from eight yearly meetings, challenged by the theme, “Be still and know that I am God” (Psalm 46: 10) and

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