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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Conference Brochures, Flyers, Schedules

Below are other documents from past conferences: Conference Brochures and Flyers  5th Conference Brochure, 2004 7th Conference Brochure, 2008 7th Conference Flyer, 2008 8th Conference Brochure, 2010 8th Conference Flyer, 2010 10th Conference Flyer, 2014 11th Conference Flyer, 2016 Conference Schedules 8th Conference Schedule 9th Conference Schedule 10th Conference Schedule

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 Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Britian, 26.04 …the first gleam of light, “the first cold light of morning” which gave promise of day with its noontide

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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 for your journey, no staff, nor bag, nor bread, nor money — not even an extra tunic. Whatever house you enter, stay there, and leave from there.” From:  Isaiah 6:8

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2016 Conference Schedule

“Gifts of the Living Presence” Read how each day will address our theme Theme: Gifts of the Living Presence Focus: Experiential: Celebrating who participants’ are and what their natural giftedness allows them to be in the world. Alongside tradition: Naming spiritual giftedness as God-given and reflected in scripture and tradition. In community: How do our differing gifts fit together? Empowering people to be together across all kinds of differences. Wednesday

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2014 Minutes

Pacific Northwest Quaker Women’s Theology Conference Minutes of Meeting for Worship for Business Saturday, June 14, 2014 3:00 PM Dorsey Green: Clerk Jessica Trout: Recording Clerk Financial Report: Given by Diane Beebe, Treasurer Total fees paid: $24,121 Expenses: $21,057 Net: $3,063 Of that, $2,680 was paid by the conference for 15 participants Balance left over from previous years $5,200 Ending cash balance $6,327 $2,180 received from other entities and individuals

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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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Historical

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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 you will always have enough of everything and even a surplus for good works. From:  1 Peter 4:10 As generous distributors of God’s manifold grace, put your gifts at the

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