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<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Tahoma;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font size=2
face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma'> David Brooks
Arnold [mailto:dabrooksarnold@bellsouth.net] <br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Sunday, March 29, 2009 1:08
PM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> 'adminasst@sayma.org';
'sayma-bulletin@kitenet.net'<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Cc:</span></b> 'Bonnie Tinsley';
'alabotka@gmail.com'; 'suzym23@gmail.com'; 'carolciscel@bellsouth.net'; 'Cora
Jordan'; 'shcollins75@hotmail.com'; 'Joan Barnette'; 'Ray Lewis'; 'Catherine
Peck'; 'Laura Norlin'; 'Maia Hallward'; 'taointenn@yahoo.com';
'rivkahdara@urisp.net'; 'Joe Parko'; 'Ron McDonald'; 'Kendall Ivie'; 'Peter
Buck'; 'nenothhelfer@bellsouth.net'; 'Bob French'; 'wmjwolfe@yahoo.com';
'Puma.Pele@Gmail.com'; 'Mark Wutka'; 'Bob Welsh'; 'tonyb@earlham.edu'; 'Kathryn
Parke'<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> RE: [Sayma-Bulletin]
FLGBTQC Epistle</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face="Century Gothic"><span style='font-size:
11.0pt;font-family:"Century Gothic"'>Although I have been constrained from
protesting officially by some within my SVFM Meeting, I must raise my voice in
solitude once again as I have spoken my conscience during my entire knowing
life.&nbsp; I am David.&nbsp; I am a Quaker.&nbsp; I have lived my entire
knowing life as a Quaker.&nbsp; That I am gay has absolutely nothing to do with
my being and doing good.&nbsp; I am appalled that sexuality of any variety has
encroached upon our spirituality. </span></font></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Century Gothic";color:maroon'>Spring
Mountain House,&nbsp;high&nbsp;up&nbsp;on a mountain in western North Carolina</span></font></b></strong></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=2 face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;
font-family:Tahoma;font-weight:bold'>From:</span></font></b><font size=2
face=Tahoma><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:Tahoma'> sayma-bulletin-bounces@kitenet.net
[mailto:sayma-bulletin-bounces@kitenet.net] <b><span style='font-weight:bold'>On
Behalf Of </span></b>Liz Perch<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Sent:</span></b> Sunday, March 29, 2009 11:11
AM<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>To:</span></b> sayma-bulletin@kitenet.net<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Cc:</span></b> Bonnie Tinsley;
alabotka@gmail.com; suzym23@gmail.com; carolciscel@bellsouth.net; Cora Jordan;
shcollins75@hotmail.com; 'Joan Barnette'; Ray Lewis; 'Catherine Peck'; 'Laura
Norlin'; 'Maia Hallward'; taointenn@yahoo.com; rivkahdara@urisp.net; 'Joe
Parko'; Ron McDonald; 'Kendall Ivie'; Peter Buck; nenothhelfer@bellsouth.net;
'Bob French'; wmjwolfe@yahoo.com; Puma.Pele@Gmail.com; 'Mark Wutka'<br>
<b><span style='font-weight:bold'>Subject:</span></b> [Sayma-Bulletin] FLGBTQC
Epistle</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:11.0pt'>At
representative meeting on Saturday, March 28, those assembled agreed that the
epistle from the midwinter gathering of Friends for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual,
Transgender and Queer Concerns should be presented in each meeting and worship
group.&nbsp; I have attached a pdf file.&nbsp;&nbsp; Please let me know if you
would like a copy mailed to you.</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:11.0pt'>In
friendship,</span></font></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:11.0pt'>LIZ</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:11.0pt'>&nbsp;</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Liz Perch</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Administrative Assistant</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Southern Appalachian Yearly Meeting and Association</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>330 Goebel Avenue</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>Savannah, GA 31404</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Arial><span style='font-size:11.0pt;
font-family:Arial'>(215)808 6537 (cell and voicemail)</span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=2 face=Calibri><span style='font-size:11.0pt'>adminasst@sayma.org</span></font></p>

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