Maybe your friend told you to check out this website, or your Aunt Betty who attends a Quaker meeting told you you need to discern something in your life. Here’s the quick 411 on Quakers. READ MORE.
Discernment is the act of sifting apart. Among Friends (Quakers) discernment is a spiritual practice. We believe that this guidance is available to us only as we are able to sift through the muck of our minds enough to listen for that “still small voice.” READ MORE.
Clearness committees assume that a group of caring friends can serve as channels of divine guidance in drawing out that Inner Teacher. The purpose of committee members is not to give advice or to “fix” the situation; they are there to listen. READ MORE.
It is not only possible but essential to our nature for human beings to hear and obey the voice of God; that we can be directed, daily, in what we do, the jobs we hold, the very words we say. READ MORE.