Rules of Thumb for Community Safety

Rules of Thumb for Community Safety

Friends Meetings, like all faith communities, are at risk of sexual abuse of children and vulnerable adults.  This one page explanation of the risk is a good conversation starter for Friends meetings seeking to create or strengthen safety policies. Rules of Thumb for...
33 Multicultural Children’s Books About Peace

33 Multicultural Children’s Books About Peace

Every day can be about creating peace.  Here are some multicultural books on peace for Quaker collections… 33 Multicultural Children’s Books about Peace An IntroductionThe Quaker Religious Education Collaborative (QREC) is an international, cross-branch,...
Home Religious Education Guide – Sharing Our Gifts

Home Religious Education Guide – Sharing Our Gifts

Activities to Pair with Books and Music HOW TO USE THIS GUIDE  Please use these ideas in ways that work best for your children.  The Concepts listed and Bible Readings are for grown-up background material to support you.  Reading aloud the book together, or watching...
A is for All the Things You Are

A is for All the Things You Are

A lesson plan for the home with a book, music and activities: A Is for All the Things You Are: A Joyful ABC Book is an alphabet board book developed by the National Museum of African American History and Culture that celebrates what makes us unique as individuals and...
Nurturing Quaker Children in a Small Meeting

Nurturing Quaker Children in a Small Meeting

From the child’s point of view, living in a small Meeting can be very rich. The segregation between children and adults that is the norm for popular culture and many large Meetings is impossible here. It is like living in a small town, or a large family where...