Looking Ahead Guide, Fall 2023

Looking Ahead Guide, Fall 2023

Rich with queries and inspiration, this guide leads you through discerning direction for your Quaker religious education program this fall. An IntroductionThe Quaker Religious Education Collaborative (QREC) is an international, cross-branch, grassroots network of...
First Day School at Home Lesson Plans from Providence Meeting, Fall 2021

First Day School at Home Lesson Plans from Providence Meeting, Fall 2021

These First Day School lessons teach Quaker faith and practice at home. Begun as a response to the covid-19 pandemic, lesson plans are offered by Providence Friends Meeting. Themes from fall, 2021 include: Native American faith compared to Quaker testimonies, Sibling...
I am a Quaker

I am a Quaker

Aconcise exploration of Quaker faith and practice for young children. Without preaching or proselytizing, children who are believers talk about their religion, as they have learned it from — or practice it with — their families. Religions of the World...
Deepening Church Life

Deepening Church Life

This curriculum enables Friends to explore central tenets in the shared life of a Friends Meeting. Topics include: Quaker faith as an adventure in direct, ongoing guidance by Christ shaping the work of the church today. Deepening worship — ways we allow Christ to...
Birth of the Friends Church

Birth of the Friends Church

Mid-17th century England was swept by dramatic changes: sharp religious and political conflict, rising hopes, charismatic leaders and popular grassroots movements — in short, a world much like the one we live in today. Friends were born as a faith community into this...