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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body bgcolor="#46727A" lang=EN-US link=blue vlink=purple><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'>An interesting topic for Friends.     I wonder if unchecked bullying be one of the reasons why membership in the Religious Society of Friends is so small?     <o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'>-- </span><i><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Script MT Bold"'>Free</span></i><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'>Douglasville, GA <o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'>Cell - 770-778-8507<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Script MT Bold"'>“No one can be free unless everyone can be free”<o:p></o:p></span></p></div><div style='mso-element:para-border-div;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0in 0in 1.0pt 0in'><p class=MsoNormal style='border:none;padding:0in'><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></p></div><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><div align=center><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width="100%" style='width:100.0%;margin-left:.5in;background:#46727A'><tr><td valign=top style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><div align=center><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width=600 style='width:6.25in;background:#46727A'><tr><td valign=top style='padding:7.5pt 7.5pt 7.5pt 7.5pt'><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width="100%" style='width:100.0%'><tr><td valign=top style='padding:7.5pt 7.5pt 7.5pt 7.5pt'><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:white'>Let's talk about people that Friends find difficult.</span><span style='font-size:7.5pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'><o:p></o:p></span></p></td><td width=190 valign=top style='width:142.5pt;padding:7.5pt 7.5pt 7.5pt 7.5pt'><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:aliceblue'>Email not displaying correctly?</span><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'><br><u><a href="http://us4.campaign-archive2.com/?u=0f903ecd7fe40d2cc1c8380a3&id=91348adb3e&e=9afa2f8ae2" target="_blank"><span style='color:aliceblue'>View it in your browser</span></a></u></span><u><span style='font-size:9.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:aliceblue'>. </span></u><span style='font-size:7.5pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'><o:p></o:p></span></p></td></tr></table></td></tr></table></div><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><o:p> </o:p></p><div align=center><table class=MsoNormalTable border=1 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width=600 style='width:6.25in;background:white;border:solid #DDDDDD 1.0pt' id=templateContainer><tr><td valign=top style='border:none;padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><div align=center><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width=600 style='width:6.25in;background:#8EBAB9' id=templateHeader><tr><td style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='text-align:center'><b><span style='font-size:25.5pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#202020'><img border=0 width=600 id="headerImage_x0020_campaign-icon" src="https://gallery.mailchimp.com/0f903ecd7fe40d2cc1c8380a3/images/ebdb8462-426f-41cf-9536-90b9981282a6.png"><o:p></o:p></span></b></p></td></tr></table></div></td></tr><tr><td valign=top style='border:none;padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><div align=center><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width=600 style='width:6.25in' id=templateBody><tr><td width=400 valign=top style='width:300.0pt;padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width=400 style='width:300.0pt'><tr><td valign=top style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width=400 style='width:300.0pt'><tr><td valign=top style='background:white;padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 width="100%" style='width:100.0%'><tr><td valign=top style='padding:15.0pt 15.0pt 15.0pt 15.0pt'><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:150%'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'>Dear Free,<br><br>Join <em><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Western Friend</span></em> in two online conversations about ways that Friends handle difficult people.<br><br></span><strong><span style='font-size:13.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:brown'>Bullies and Other Difficult Friends</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'> <o:p></o:p></span></p><ul type=disc><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l2 level1 lfo1'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Thursday, February 16, 2017<o:p></o:p></span></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:150%'><strong><span style='font-size:13.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:brown'>Friends and Political Polarization</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'> <o:p></o:p></span></p><ul type=disc><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l3 level1 lfo2'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Thursday, April 13, 2017<o:p></o:p></span></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:150%'><strong><span style='font-size:11.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'>Both conversations will be held:</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'> <o:p></o:p></span></p><ul type=disc><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l4 level1 lfo3'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>6:30 PM Pacific / 7:30 PM Mountain<o:p></o:p></span></li><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l4 level1 lfo3'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>For 90 minutes<br>Please arrive on time.<o:p></o:p></span></li><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l4 level1 lfo3'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'><a href="http://westernfriend.us4.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=0f903ecd7fe40d2cc1c8380a3&id=3b4f092e7b&e=9afa2f8ae2" target="_blank"><span style='color:#336699'>In the “Workshop Room” of<br>Western Friend Connect</span></a><o:p></o:p></span></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:150%'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'><br></span><strong><span style='font-size:11.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'>Background reading</span></strong><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'><br>The following two articles from <em><span style='font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'>Western Friend</span></em> will provide some background for our conversation about bullies, etc., on February 16: <o:p></o:p></span></p><ul type=disc><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo4'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'><a href="http://westernfriend.us4.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=0f903ecd7fe40d2cc1c8380a3&id=0bcc40c3dd&e=9afa2f8ae2" target="_blank"><span style='color:#336699'>"Weighty Friends and Quaker Pharisees" by Steve Smith</span></a><o:p></o:p></span></li><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l1 level1 lfo4'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'><a href="http://westernfriend.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=0f903ecd7fe40d2cc1c8380a3&id=a1c9bafb22&e=9afa2f8ae2" target="_blank"><span style='color:#336699'>"The Wrong Kind of Silence" by Joyce Zerwekh</span></a><o:p></o:p></span></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:150%'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'><br><br><o:p></o:p></span></p><ul type=disc><li class=MsoNormal style='color:#505050;mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;line-height:150%;mso-list:l0 level1 lfo6'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"'><o:p> </o:p></span></li></ul><p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:150%'><span style='font-size:10.5pt;line-height:150%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#505050'>I hope to meet with you online!<br><br>Best,<br>Mary Klein<o:p></o:p></span></p></td></tr></table></td></tr></table></td></tr><tr><td valign=top style='padding:0in 0in 0in 0in'><table class=MsoNormalTable border=0 cellspacing=0 cellpadding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