THE RELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF FRIENDS, FINLAND YEARLY MEETING
The Religious Society of Friends in Finland expresses a grave concern regarding the ongoing deportations from Finland of persons who face death threats, violence and persecutions to Iraq and Afghanistan and other conflict areas.
The Young Adult Leadership Programme at Woodbrooke is now taking applications for the 2016-17 programme. The programme is now in its fifth year and there is a small, but growing, group of Young Adult Friends
who have completed the programme – one of last year’s participants said: An amazing opportunity for self-reflection, getting to know young adult Quakers, learning more about Quakerism and thinking about what we ourselves have to give.
Remembering Quaker relief work in Finnish Lapland and looking at future challenges – Welcome to our weekend seminar!
Friends in Finland (a small group of about 35 members and active attenders) co-hosted a weekend seminar in Rovaniemi, (a town in Finnish Lapland) together with the Finnish Christian Settlement Foundation, in October 2015, to commemorate 70 years since the start of the work camps for relief and reconstruction.
European Quakers of all ages gathering 2016
Haus Venusberg, Bonn, Germany (30.07.2016 – 07.08.2016)
The adventures of life – an invitation from European and Middle Eastern young Friends (EMEYF) to all generations of Quakers, individuals, couples and families…