Quaker Conversations #10

Come to the Table: Reflections on Quakerism and preparing the table for what comes next Having served Friends as FWCC’s General Secretary for nine years, I have travelled extensively among Friends and felt welcome everywhere.  I learned a lot and want to reflect on this now at the end of my time of service. The … Read more

Quaker Conversations #9: Do we serve the economy or does the economy serve us?

On Saturday 10th April 2021 Joachim Monkelbaan, the representative for Sustainable and Just Economic Systems at Quaker United Nations Office in Geneva, and Friends around the world as we asked: ‘Do we serve the economy or does the economy serve us?’. The Quaker Conversations began in June 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic where FWCC wanted … Read more

Quaker Conversation, Session 8.

Quaker Conversation, Session 8: How do we seize the moment to protect God’s creation and life on earth?   About Session 8: “Historically, pandemics have forced humans to break with the past and imagine their world anew. This one is no different. It is a portal, a gateway between one world and the next.” – … Read more

Quaker Conversation, Session 7: Social Revolution & Adaptive Community; Parallels between Apartheid & a Pandemic Mentality

Quaker Conversations Series, Session 7, with Nozizwe and Jeremy Madlala-Routledge from Southern Africa Yearly Meeting Saturday 30th January, 2021 This event is in partnership with FWCC Africa Section. The year 2020 will go down in history not only as the year of one of the most devastating pandemics the world has seen, where close to … Read more

Quaker Conversation #6: What is mine to do? Quaker journeys in AWPS (the Asia West Pacific Section). About the Quaker Conversation Webinar Series In its role of providing connective tissue, FWCC is offering a series of 6 Quaker Conversation sessions to any Friends who want to listen and learn and contribute to concerns important to … Read more

Faiths Unite: Visions for Transformative Climate Action

A 3-part interactive online series organised by the Interfaith Liaison Committee to the UNFCCC Every Tuesday, October 27th, November 10th An Interfaith Online Event Series Worldwide, Covid-19 has disrupted every agenda for 2020. So it is for the interfaith dialogue on climate change also: just six months ago the International Liaison Committee and other faith … Read more

Online Worship

Find an Online Worship During the coronavirus epidemic many Churches, Meeting Houses and Worship Groups around the world have closed their buildings. This is due to respecting many social distancing guidelines in order to reduce the spread of the virus. However, even though the buildings Quakers worship in are closed, many Quaker meetings around the … Read more

Sustainability: An Online Conference with Friends Worldwide

How does God call us to Act? On Saturday 22, February 2020 FWCC are hosting an Online Sustainability Conference with Friends world wide. In the following table are the three UK time zones, and the corresponding times across the world. Alternatively this website should help you view the below information in your local time : Session UTC … Read more

CEC is meeting from 29 April to 4 May

The Central Executive Committee (CEC) of the Friends World Committee for Consultation is meeting from 29 April to 4 May 2018 at Moyallon, Northern Ireland, UK. The agenda includes: ·        Further consideration of the 2016 minute on Sustainability, and the work of the new Sustainability Communications Officer; ·        Further consideration of FWCC’s commitment to overcoming historical patterns of colonialism … Read more