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Book List:Basic QuakerismCorporate Discernment
BY MATHILDA NAVIAS
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
Chapter 1: A brief history of Quaker process and organization
Chapter 2: Officers and committees
Chapter 3: Meetings
Chapter 4: Using technology
Chapter 5: Meeting as community
Chapter 6: Concerns and leadings
Chapter 7: Role of community in leadings concerns gifts and ministries
Chapter 8; Meeting for business
Chapter 9: nominating process
Chapter 10: membership and marriage
Sample forms, letters, minutes, reports etc mentioned in the books are on line at
Posted by QuakerBooks on May 14, 2012 12:04 PM
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