Friends General Conference

Together we nurture the spiritual vitality of Friends
Friends Meetings in the North Central U.S.

News & Announcements

Subscribe to the monthly NYM e-News to stay current with NYM activities and information! (first issue April 2018)

Submit items to [email protected] by the 25th of each month for email delivery on the 1st of the following month. If you're not sure whether an item is appropriate, send it and we'll let you know!
*NOTE: Nov & Dec 2018 will be combined - items will be accepted through Nov. 15.

Looking for past issues of newsletters or e-News? If you are logged in and have member access to this site, go to About > Publications and you will find them on the sidebar (or below on small screens).

The NYM Journal aims to produce a publication that informs and inspires Friends with examples of Quaker faith and practice. Each issue will feature articles related to the Quaker values that are the focus of NYM Faith and Practice. We plan to publish three issues per year: Winter/Spring; Summer, and Fall. Deadlines will be announced in the e-News and posted on the NYM website (About>Publications).


Another Annual Session held riches for all. See the related link (on the sidebar, or below on your phone/tablet) for:

  • This year's epistle

If you are logged in with online website access you will also see these related links:

  • Annual session & interim session minutes
  • Updated clerk and committee roster
  • 2017-2018 Sessions Minute Book

POSITION: Guest Services Associate (Part-Time)
REPORTS TO: Guest Services Manager


Scattergood Friends School has openings for Deans and Teachers. If you are interested in learning more about these openings, or would like to be considered for future employment opportunities, visit their website at


The School of the Spirit

Siena Retreat Center, Racine, Wisconsin
April 5 – 8, 2018

During this retreat, participants will experience the distinctly Quaker manner of knowing soli­tude in community. There will be individual silent time for prayer, reflection, rest, walks, and contemplative interaction with scripture and other spiritual resources.

View of Lake Michigan near the Siena Center.