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Book List:
Basic Quakerism
Corporate Discernment

Quaker Process For Friends On The Benches

Quaker Process For Friends On The Benches

Quaker Process For Friends On The Benches

BY MATHILDA NAVIAS

Brief Description:
You often hear, "should be on every Meetings Library shelf", but this REALLY should be and more than that in every members hand. A comprehensive look at all those peculiar Quaker Meeting practices and procedures, how they came to be, what they are intended to do, and above all great explanations and tips on how to do them well nowadays in the email era. For instance " How to give a budget report without everyones eyes glazing over". Its all here, marriages, nominating, elders, business, community etc etc. clear concise, readable and well organized. A truly important book.

Friends Journal 2012 323+ PP. Paper

$25.00 (in stock)

Contents

Section 1 History organization and relationships

Chapter 1: A brief history of Quaker process and organization

Chapter 2: Officers and committees

Chapter 3: Meetings

Section 2 Communication using technology

Chapter 4: Using technology

Section 3 Life in the spirit

Chapter 5: Meeting as community

Chapter 6: Concerns and leadings

Chapter 7: Role of community in leadings concerns gifts and ministries

Section 4 Conducting Business

Chapter 8; Meeting for business

Chapter 9: nominating process

Chapter 10: membership and marriage

Full Index

References

Glossary

Acronyms

Annotated bibliography

Sample forms, letters, minutes, reports etc mentioned in the books are on line at friendsjournal.org/quakerprocess

 

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