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

11/7 - How do I remain grounded in the face of adversity and challenge?

11/14 - Do we remind ourselves each day of our connections with people, other creatueres, and all that sustains life?

11/21 - Remember in all things to give thanks.

11/28 - How has gratitude motivate me to action?

Public

How do I rise to the occasion of addressing fear with curiosity, and how am I there to accompany others in their time of need?

Public

As the leaves are turning, let's give thought to what's changing in our lives, and as the leaves are falling ,what are we letting go of.

Public

How do I honor practices of sabbath, and rest in my life?

Public

Query: In what ways am I called to rejoice with those who rejoice, and weep with those who weep, lifting up the universe in love?

Public

Query: How do I remain open to wonder and beauty?

Public

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