Friends General Conference

Together we nurture the spiritual vitality of Friends
An Unprogrammed Quaker Meeting in Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Friends Meeting

As a Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker), we seek to:

  • be guided by Spirit, individually and collectively;
  • foster a caring, welcoming, and inclusive fellowship;
  • deepen our experience of Quaker worship, faith, and practice;
  • broaden our understanding of Quaker history and principles; 
  • and strengthen our service and witness in the broader world.

Join us for blended Meeting for Worship each Sunday at 10am - virtual and in-person

Please read over our Blended (Hybrid) Meeting Guidelines before you attend.

IN-PERSON at the meetinghouse (570 West. Rocky River Rd, Charlotte)? - Masks are now OPTIONAL. Please continue to sit socially distanced.

NOTE: There is construction on West Rocky River Rd, you can not access the meetinghouse coming down Rocky River Rd. from N. Tryon. You need to use Old Concord Rd.

From I-85 - Take Exit 45A for E. W.T. Harris Blvd, Take Old Concord Rd. Exit, turn Right onto Old Concord Rd, turn Right onto West Rocky River Rd.

From I-485 - Take University Blvd Exit, turn Left onto John Kirk Dr., bear right onto Old Concord Rd, turn Right onto West Rocky River Rd.

ONLINE on Zoom? - Request link here to join us virtually on Zoom. 


To view upcoming events, including Forum topics, click Meeting Calendar 


Recommended Video Resources on Quakerism:

QuakerSpeaks Video Series - Videos for Newcomers

(especially the videos on Meeting for Worship - What to Expect in Quaker Meeting for Worship & Frequently Asked Questions)


Meeting Times

First Day (Sunday) Schedule

10:00 am - Meeting for Worship (In-person at the meetinghouse AND virtually via Zoom)
10:15am - First Day School - Youth
11:00 am – Announcements
11:30 am - Forum 
(see "Meeting Calendar" for details)
Join us for Meetings for Worship and Forums.

What's New

How do I connect the peace I'm looking for in myself with the peace I'm looking for in the world?

What are you doing to bring your self, your community, and the world into balance?

How do we balance our abhorrence of the attack on Ukraine with our belief in that of God in every person?

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What is your faith calling you to do today?

Do we appreciate and have gratitude for some part of each day?

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Where do we find the bird call (hope) in times of deep sorrow? 

How do my actions show love?

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We are sad to share that Susan Gardner passed away on 1/2/2022. Here is her obituary. A memorial meeting was held on March 27th.

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Click on the title above to see Hedi's obituary and the memorial meeting flyer.

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As we live into the mystery of life, are we able to find light, even in the darkest corners of our life?

How do we support each other in times of sorrow and times of suffering?

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Worship with us!

704-599-4999
570 West Rocky River Rd
Charlotte, NC 28213
United States
Meeting Times: 

First Day (Sunday) Schedule

10:00 am - Meeting for Worship (In-person at the meetinghouse AND virtually via Zoom)
10:15am - First Day School - Youth
11:00 am – Announcements
11:30 am - Forum 
(see "Meeting Calendar" for details)
Join us for Meetings for Worship and Forums.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Charlotte Friends Meeting
PO Box 561793
Charlotte, NC 28256-1793

General Email: charlottefriendsmeetingnc@gmail.com

Clerk's Email: clerk.cfm@gmail.com

Your tax-deductible donation can be sent to our mailling address above. 

Facility Rental

 General information on facility rentals can be found at http://bit.ly/RentingFromCFM

Upstate Friends Worship Group - Upstate SC

Upstate Friends Worship Group is under the care of Charlotte Friends Meeting. Currently they meet virtually on Sundays at 3pm.  Contact Doris at dbwjw1554@gmail.com for details.

Catawba Valley Friends Worship Group - Hickory, NC area