[Sayma-Discuss] [Sayma-Announce] Reminder: Atlanta Friends Meeting seeks a Friend in Residence. Applications due May 15!
Geeta Jyothi McGahey
mcgahey at yancey.main.nc.us
Mon May 14 08:04:14 EDT 2012
Recently back from Kenya and just got to this. I will circulate to
my meeting if you are extending the deadline.
Hope to see you at YM.
In the Light,
300 Dharma Way
Burnsville, NC 28714
> *Reminder: Atlanta Friends Meeting seeks a Friend in Residence.
> Applications due May 15!*
> With excitement and joy, the Atlanta Friends Meeting is searching
> for a new
> Friend in Residence (Resident). We invite Quaker applicants who feel
> led to
> share their spirits and ministries with our spiritual community. The
> Resident must live at our Meetinghouse and be a welcoming presence
> visitors. In keeping with the tradition of a released friend, the
> will support the Resident’s call to religious service, which can
> either be
> their own particular ministry or one of those already supported by
> Examples of AFM programs that the Friend in Residence could engage
> include, but are not limited to:
> ● Quaker Voluntary Service, a new national program for young adult
> piloted in Atlanta
> ● Support of refugee families
> ● Religious Education and First Day School
> ● The peace and social justice movement in Atlanta – working with
> Peace & Justice Coalition and Occupy Atlanta
> ● Work on concerns of race and racism, in particular the connection
> and incarceration which calls for prison reform
> ● Work on environmental concerns with our Green Friends group
> For full details, see our website, http://atlanta.quaker.org
> Sayma-Announce mailing list
> Sayma-Announce at kitenet.net
> This list is for the SAYMA community to post announcements of
> general interest to Quakers. Items for discussion should be posted
> to SAYMA-Discuss.
More information about the Sayma-Discuss