2022 - June Meeting for Business Documents

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Meeting for Worship for Business

June 19, 2022 at 12:30 pm via Zoom

Agenda (See documents attached below)

  1. Opening Worship, Reading of the Land Acknowledgement Statement, and Reading of Query
  2. Clerk’s Report 
  3. Final Reading for Approval: 2022-2023 Budget
  4. Peace and Social Concerns: Proposed Grants and Donations, Discernment Process
  5. PIHN Committee: Hosting a PIHN Family This Summer
  6. Philadelphia Quarterly Meeting Update
  7. Office and Administration Annual Report
  8. Minutes for Approval: May
  9. Announcements
    1. Reports due in September
      1. Outreach Committee Annual Report
      2. Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network Annual Report
      3. Religious Education Annual Report
      4. Treasurer’s Quarterly Finance Report
      5. Tuition Assistance Annual Report
    2. Release date for July 16 (3rd Sat) is tomorrow
  10. Closing Worship

Query for the Sixth Month 

Stewardship of Resources 

  • How does our Meeting accommodate ecological, economic and social justice in its uses of property and money? 
  • Does our Meeting engage its members in supporting the meeting’s work, its ministry and the upkeep of its property? 
  • Does our Meeting encourage its members to support with their time, energy and finances the quarterly and yearly meetings and other Quaker organizations? 
  • To what extent does our Meeting rely on current members and attenders for financial support and to what extent on other sources? 
  • How do I demonstrate in my own decision making a concern for ecological, economic and social justice? 
  • How do I simplify my needs, making choices that balance self-sufficiency and fair sharing of resources? 
  • Do I balance my work-life and other activities with the time and energy needed for my spiritual growth and service?
  • Do I contribute to the work of Friends in my meeting, in the quarterly and yearly meetings and in the wider world of Friends?