Quaker Earthcare Witness is a network of Friends (Quakers) in North America and other like-minded people who are taking spirit-led action to address the ecological and social crises of the world from a spiritual perspective, emphasizing Quaker process and testimonies.

While QEW supports reforms in laws, technology, education, and institutions, its primary calling is to facilitate transformation of humans' attitudes, values, identity, and worldview that underlie much of the environmental destruction going on in the world today.

You can be part of QEW's work by giving of your time, talents, and financial support, becoming a QEW contact for your Meeting, starting an Earthcare group in your meeting, reading and sharing BeFriending Creation and other QEW literature, and leading Earthcare activities in your Meeting.

We hope you enjoy your time exploring our site, and that you learn more about Quaker Earthcare Witness and sign up to receive our publications while you're here.

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Northern Yearly Meeting Lights Up

Northern Yearly Meeting (Minnesota, Wisconsin, and a bit more) meets on a lake in central Wisconsin to deepen worship, conduct business, and nurture connections among Friends in the upper Great Lakes region. This year, they boldly chose the challenging theme: Climate Change: Turning Awareness into Action. Northern Friends asked themselves the following questions and workshops and interest groups were offered to explore answers:

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QEW Fall 2015 Steering Committee meeting

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 16:00 to Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 14:00

Join QEW at the beautiful Ben Lomond Quaker Center in Ben Lomond, CA for our next Steering Committee meeting October 22-25, 2015. Walk among the redwoods. Breathe the fresh forest air. Nourish your spirit in the natural sanctuary. Spend times with Friends discussing concerns, solutions, and actions in earthcare. Hear presentations, including an afternoon with Joanna Macy. We hope to see you there!