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Created 11/13/2019 - 18:16 Article
updated: 3 weeks 6 days
THE  FIRST  TREE  that beckoned me silently, long ago, was a sapling on the far side of a lawn.
Created 11/13/2019 - 18:14 Article
updated: 3 weeks 6 days
IN THE MEADOW, I gave thanks beside a beech tree. Sunset neared after a beautiful day with Swarthmoor Area Meeting of Southwest Cumbria, England.
Created 08/27/2019 - 16:49 Article
updated: 3 months 1 week
ON JULY 10, 2019 Lorenz Nehma told the story of the Yazidi people, a religious minority in the Iraqi/Syrian region, during the Quaker Earthcare Witness side event at the United Nations High Level P
Created 08/28/2019 - 10:29 Article
updated: 3 months 2 weeks
THIS SUMMER at the Friends General Conference Gathering’s Earthcare Center, I spoke on  “Transformative Earthcare: 18th-century Benjamin Lay for Today.” I shared how this third-generation Quaker li
Created 08/27/2019 - 16:44 Article
updated: 3 months 2 weeks
I HAD NO idea Iowa was so beautiful. My apologies to Iowans, but I just never thought about it.
Created 05/17/2019 - 15:32 Article
updated: 6 months 3 weeks
SOMETHING SPECIAL happened at the March 2019 Friends World Committee on Consultation Section of the Americas meeting.
Created 05/17/2019 - 16:26 Article
updated: 6 months 3 weeks
“What do you envision for the future?” Joanna Macy—Buddhist eco-philosopher, scholar of deep ecology and systems theory—asked me last night, over a dinner of orange yams and tofu and lemon broccoli
Created 05/17/2019 - 16:06 Article
updated: 6 months 3 weeks
I’VE JUST FINISHED reading Climate: A New Story by Charles Eisenstein and am so moved by the wisdom I found between the covers.
Created 02/21/2019 - 13:45 Article
updated: 7 months 1 week
ENVIRONMENTAL resilience- building at its best reflects nature’s magnificent, layered interconnectedness.
Created 02/09/2010 - 10:15 Article
updated: 9 months 2 weeks
by Louis CoxDO YOU SWEAR that the testimony you are about to give is the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, so help you God?...
Created 02/09/2010 - 10:17 Article
updated: 9 months 2 weeks
OVER THE YEARS, Quaker Earthcare Witness has projected its work as drawing from the very taproots of Quakerism.
Created 02/13/2010 - 14:33 Article
updated: 9 months 2 weeks
QEW's PROGRAMS and publications stem from a conviction and consciousness that the global crisis of ecological sustainability is at root a spiritual crisis.
Created 02/09/2010 - 10:09 Article
updated: 9 months 2 weeks
(from a Quaker Earthcare Witness pamphlet, Friends, Slavery, and the Earth, by Lisa Lofland Gould)
Created 11/13/2018 - 12:55 Article
updated: 1 year 3 weeks
WHAT BETTER WAY to start off the Global Climate Action week in San Francisco than to participate in an indigenous-led water ceremony at the time of the new moon.
Created 11/13/2018 - 15:23 Article
updated: 1 year 3 weeks
WE CAN’T FULLY ADDRESS A TRANSITION from fossil fuels to renewables without limiting fossil fuel extraction.
Created 11/14/2018 - 15:03 Article
updated: 1 year 3 weeks
WHAT RESONATES FOR ME as the central experience of the First Nation – Farmer Climate Unity March? Broken relationships and beginning to learn what is required to move into healing.
Created 08/24/2018 - 14:56 Article
updated: 1 year 3 months
ON SATURDAY, JULY 28, I joined about 30 Friends from five New England states at the gates of the recently opened Salem Harbor Station, a natural gas (methane) power plant on the coast of Massachuse
Created 05/09/2018 - 15:08 Article
updated: 1 year 7 months
Read the introduction to the Quaker Pathways Forward – Rekindling the Fire of Fox community of pr
Created 05/09/2018 - 15:10 Article
updated: 1 year 7 months
Read the introduction to the Quaker Pathways Forward – Rekindling the Fire of Fox community of pr
Created 05/09/2018 - 14:31 Article
updated: 1 year 7 months
THOUGH, AS A SPECIES, we may have journeyed through immense reaches of time and space, we remain close to our origins, to Eden, and to wilderness. They are within us and right beneath our feet.

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