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A Blessed Exchange

Autor: Laura Fowler
Resumen: Friend from Mid-America YM and the Friends of Jesus Ministries in Kansas describes how she stays spiritually centered while she does her work.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 1993
Editor: WQF, Friends of Jesus Ministries Newsletter

A Bridge of Love/Un Puente de Amor

Autor: Heredio Santos
Resumen: Keynote address given by a Cuban pastor to New England Yearly meeting in 1991
País: Cuba
Año de publicación WQF: 1993
Editor: WQF

Alone on My Island

Autor: Nikos Philippides
Resumen: A Friend who was born in Greece and lived for many years in the USA later moved back to the town where he was born and describes here living among Greek Orthodox Christians.
País: Greece
Año de publicación WQF: 1984
Editor: Quaker Monthly (article), Friends Journal (drawing)

Being Salt and Light: Excerpts from the Plenary Speeches from the 2012 World Conference of Friends held in Kenya

Autor: Friends World Committee for Consultation
Resumen: Excerpts from plenary speeches given at the historic World Conference of Friends that took place at Kabarak University in Kenya in April 2012. Over 850 Friends from 51 countries around the world gathered to worship, sing, dance, hear talks, participate in workshops, and learn from each other.
País: Kenya, Nepal, Philippines, Cuba, New Zealand, Britain, USA, Rwanda, Burundi
Año de publicación WQF: 2013
Editor: WQF

Carrying the Quaker Message Today

Autor: Val Ferguson
Resumen: Talk by the General Secretary of the World Office of FWCC to the 50th Anniversary Gathering in Toronto, Canada, in 1987. She suggests ways that Quakers have special insights to offer to the Christians of the world.
País: UK
Año de publicación WQF: 1988
Editor: WQF,

Connected to the Vine

Autor: Deborah Saunders
Resumen: Talk given at World Gathering of Young Friends in Britain in 2005; African-American Friend describes her spiritual journey through several different types of Christianity to end up as a Friend in Philadelphia YM.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2005
Editor: WQF

Conversations from the Heartland

Autor: Kat Griffith
Resumen: Friends Journal article: Midwestern "liberal-type" Friend who home schools her children describes her communication with other home-schooling mothers who are fundamentalist Christians, and efforts to find common spiritual ground.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2006
Editor: Friends Journal, WQF

Darkness Is as Light with Thee

Autor: John M. Hull
Resumen: An Australian Friend living in the UK became blind and describes how his faith sustains him through the experience.
País: Australia, UK
Año de publicación WQF: 1993
Editor: WQF

From Encounter to Ministry: The Life and Faith of Latin American Friends

Autor: Nancy Thomas, editor
Resumen: A collection of narrative stories of faith from Quakers in Latin America, from the book of the same name
País: Bolivia
Año de publicación WQF: 2013
Editor: Editorial CALA

God's Presence in Trauma

Autor: Pam Ferguson
Resumen: Article from Quaker Life. Friends pastor from Indiana YM who works with prisoners describes when her home was invaded by an escaped prisoner and how she stayed spiritually centered.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2005
Editor: WQF, FWCC

Hope in a Culture of Fear

Autor: David Brindle
Resumen: Keynote address at FWCC-SOA Annual Meeting in 2003, soon after the events of Sept. 11, 2001 and the start of the Iraq war. Friends pastor from FUM describes growing up in Richmond IN and facing stressful situations as a young Friend, and proceeds into lessons about peace for the 21st century.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2002
Editor: WQF

How I survived my Halo

Autor: Yvonne Boeger
Resumen: A Friend tells how she drew on both religious and psychological resources after major surgery and a lengthy hospital stay.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2006
Editor: Friends Journal

In Prison--Yet Free

Autor: Eva Hermann
Resumen: A German Friend who was imprisoned by the Nazis for not cooperating with their hateful laws describes how the women in her prison tried to encourage each other and be kind.
País: Germany
Año de publicación WQF: 1983
Editor: Friends Intelligencer, American Friend, Tract Association of Friends

In Search of Pendle Hill and George Fox

Autor: David Douglas
Resumen: 1998 Friends Journal article by a Presbyterian from New Mexico, upon visiting "the 1652 country" in England.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2000
Editor: Friends Publishing Corporation

Instruments of Peace and Love in the Hands of God

Autor: Ramón González-Longoria Escalona
Resumen: Chapter from book "Walk Worthy of Your Calling." Cuban pastor's short history of what life was like in Cuba YM in the 1960s and 70s and how he came to the ministry.
País: Cuba
Año de publicación WQF: 2004
Editor: WQF

Islam from a Quaker Perspective

Autor: Anthony Manousos
Resumen: Friend from Pacific YM describes how he reached out a hand of peace to Muslims in his community after the events of Sept. 11, 2001.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2003
Editor: Friends Bulletin, WQF

Kicked by God

Autor: Sok Hon Ham
Resumen: Korean Friend describes his life and his conversion to Christianity and then Quakerism.
País: Korea
Año de publicación WQF: 1969
Editor: WQF

Learning to Learn: The Journey of a Cross-Cultural Public Friend

Autor: Nancy Thomas
Resumen: Chapter from book "Walk Worthy of Your Calling." Friend from Northwest Y.M. describes her missionary work in Bolivia, with vivid descriptions of initial culture shock and slowly getting to feel at home.
País: USA, Bolivia
Año de publicación WQF: 2004
Editor: Friends United Press

No Doubt

Autor: Amy Kietzman
Resumen: A Friend from Philadelphia YM whose daughter is disabled offers thoughts on seeing her daughter as a gift from God.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2003
Editor: WQF

On Confirming the Deepest Thing in Another

Autor: Douglas V. Steere
Resumen: Friend from Philadelphia YM offers thoughts on how Quaker schools can be spiritually centered, and what such centering is, with examples from Christianity and other religions.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 1983
Editor: Crossroad Publishing Company

On the Way to Harmony: The Spiritual Disciplines of a Christian Reconciling Ministry

Autor: Eden Grace
Resumen: Keynote Address to FWCC-SOA Annual Meeting, Greensboro, 2001. Friend from New England YM describes her work with the World Council of Churches, seeking common ground with other Christians from around the world.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2001
Editor: WQF

One Body with Many Parts

Autor: Joyce (Dududzile) Mtshazo
Resumen: Talk given at FWCC 50th Anniversary. A South African Friend describes Quakerism in her country and what it was like for Black South Africans living under apartheid.
País: South Africa
Año de publicación WQF: 1988
Editor: WQF

Reflections of Light: Quaker Poets of Today*

Autor: Nancy Thomas, Adams, Joyce B.
Resumen: Contemporary poetry by two Friends
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2007
Editor: various

Selections from Spirit Rising: Young Quaker Voices

Autor: Laurie Picard, Andreas Brand
Resumen: Young adult Quakers from a variety of theological backgrounds share ecological concerns
País: USA, Korea, Sweden, Britain
Año de publicación WQF: 2010
Editor: QuakerPress of FGC

Spreading the Kingdom of God, Without Words/Extendiendo el Reino de Dios, sin palabras

Autor: Hipólito Llanque
Resumen: Talk given at the World Conference of Friends in Honduras in 1991; the story of a man who came to Christ and' had his life transformed in many ways.
País:
Año de publicación WQF: 1993
Editor: WQF

The Riches That Are Possible

Autor: Sarah Anala
Resumen: Talk given at Northeast Regional Gathering in 1991; a native Canadian, Inuit, from Eastern Canada speaks about her life and culture.
País: Canada
Año de publicación WQF: 1991
Editor: WQF

The Witness of Conservative Friends William and Frances Taber

Autor: Frances & William Taber
Resumen: A glimpse of the witness of Conservative Friends from the autobiographical perspective of the Tabers.
País:
Año de publicación WQF: 2010
Editor: WQF

The Workings of Jesus Christ in the Life of R.M.E.

Autor: Rosemary M. Elliott
Resumen: A British Friend who moved to South Africa and married there describes her spiritual journey to live according to Christ's teachings and oppose racism and apartheid.
País: South Africa
Año de publicación WQF: 1979
Editor: WQF

Tranforming Hearts, Minds, and Souls: Two Quaker Perspectives

Autor: John Edminster, Terri Johns
Resumen: Two authors from Friends United Meeting write of their personal experiences on transformation, renewal, love and unity – themes close to the hearts of all members of the Religious Society of Friends
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2012
Editor: Wider Quaker Fellowship

Transforming the Visible: A Contemplative Among Activists

Autor: Dori Veness
Resumen: Canadian Friend in the UK who cannot do social action because of illness reminds us of the need to keep prayer and spiritual balance as the grounding of all of our action.
País: Canada, UK
Año de publicación WQF: 2001
Editor: WQF

Tribute to a Peacemaker/WaitingintheLight.blogspot.com: Selected entries from Tom Fox's Blog

Autor: Tom Fox, Fullerton, Florence (ed.)
Resumen: Selections from the web log of Tom Fox, who was killed in Iraq while serving with Christian Peacemaker Teams. Introduced by Florence Fullerton.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2006
Editor: WQF

Variations on a Theme by Fox

Autor: Loida Fernández
Resumen: Talk given at New England YM in 1994; Mexican Friend, long-time staff member of FWCC, describes Latin American Friends, gives a little of their history, and particularly appreciates the music in their worship services.
País: Mexico
Año de publicación WQF: 1995
Editor: WQF

What Can Love Do?

Autor: Amanda Hoffman
Resumen: Story of Hector and Susie Black's decision to speak against the death penalty for the murderer of their daughter.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2002
Editor: Friends Journal

Where We are Changed

Autor: Noah Baker Merrill
Resumen: Plenary worship address given at the Sixth World Conference of Friends held in Nakuru, Kenya, by a Friend seeking to be faithful in the living Quaker tradition of gospel ministry.
País: USA
Año de publicación WQF: 2012
Editor: WQF

Why I Deeply Love FWCC

Autor: Julie Peyton
Resumen: Author tells tells about a time in her life when she had lost her faith in a God who would guide her life.
País:
Año de publicación WQF: 2010
Editor: WQF

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