In this Section

Created 09/02/2020 - 15:37 Article
updated: 3 weeks 2 days
I am a tree, rooted in the bedrock of divine love. I am no longer trying to be a stone wall or surround myself with one.
Created 09/02/2020 - 13:52 Article
updated: 3 weeks 3 days
QEW hosted a series of online worship sharing sessions in partnership with Friends General Conference this spring. The following queries are from one of those sessions.
Created 05/13/2020 - 16:48 Article
updated: 4 months 2 weeks
LOVE SPEAKS OUT to me from the Biblical account of Exodus as a way to face climate breakdown.
Created 05/11/2020 - 15:09 Article
updated: 4 months 2 weeks
If I were a poet,
I would summon for you the cold creak of the board walk beneath your booted feet, And the  gentle caress of the cool breeze on the back of your neck.
Created 05/11/2020 - 14:16 Article
updated: 4 months 2 weeks
I HAVE HEARD the conventional wisdom that the business community needs certainty to function, and that the stock market needs certainty to grow.
Created 05/11/2020 - 14:56 Article
updated: 4 months 2 weeks
SERENDIPITOUS moments are transformative intellectually and spiritually. In 1970, close to the first Earth Day, I was finishing a Masters in Biology at the University of Northern Iowa.
Created 02/27/2020 - 14:37 Article
updated: 7 months 1 day
The Earth is UsBy Mary Ann Iyer
Created 02/27/2020 - 13:39 Article
updated: 7 months 1 day
“A touchstone transcends any one religion, thought, or spiritual tradition and serves as a guide.
Created 11/13/2019 - 18:16 Article
updated: 10 months 2 weeks
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: 10 months 2 weeks
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: 1 year 3 weeks
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: 1 year 1 month
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: 1 year 1 month
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: 1 year 4 months
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: 1 year 4 months
“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: 1 year 4 months
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: 1 year 4 months
ENVIRONMENTAL resilience- building at its best reflects nature’s magnificent, layered interconnectedness.
Created 02/09/2010 - 10:15 Article
updated: 1 year 7 months
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: 1 year 7 months
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: 1 year 7 months
QEW's PROGRAMS and publications stem from a conviction and consciousness that the global crisis of ecological sustainability is at root a spiritual crisis.

Pages