Clearwater Friends Quaker Meeting

Clearwater Friends Meeting
An “unprogrammed” Monthly Meeting, associated with the
Southeastern Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (SEYM)

Clearwater Friends provides a Quaker presence in Northern Pinellas County and Pasco County Florida
including Clearwater, Dunedin, Tarpon Springs, Safety Harbor,
Largo, New Port Richey, and as far north as Hudson. 
We are a close, friendly and active Meeting, in spite of not currently having a dedicated Meeting location. 

To adhere to evolving COVID-19 guidelines. we are now Zoom Conferencing every Meeting,
while easing into meeting in person
at public parks, and member's homes. 
We are considering returning soon to a rented location.
Our mailing address is PO Box 951, Dunedin, FL 34697

Our Weekly Meeting for Worship begins at 10 am each Sunday Morning

Drop in visitors are most welcome to join us!

For our Zoom link, please phone or email our Clerk, Douglas Woodward, [email protected]

For our Newsletter, email Mike Flanery
[email protected]

Our Meeting accepts that not everyone has the same journey of faith, and that each of us may express our spiritual beliefs in different ways. You will find no written dogma, nor will you be asked to recite a prayer or sing a hymn that expresses someone else's beliefs. We strive to listen to the "still small voice within" for guidance in all our meetings.   

Quaker Meeting for Worship is a vibrant silence of waiting in expectancy. The silence is not an emptiness crying out to be filled, but a disciplined and contemplative openness to the Spirit of God. Our practice is to listen attentively to the harmony of the silent waiting and to the ministry that may arise from the silence. 

We value the testimonies of simplicity, peace, integrity, community and equality.  

The first step to peace is to stand still in the Light....George Fox, 1653

Meeting Times

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

What's New

Clearwater Friends are involved in a number of Community and Service activities

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How one 18th century man helped Quakers bring an end to their enslaving others: read the story of Benjamin Lay as presented in the September 2017 issue of Smithsonian Magazine. Find it here: 

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Clearwater Friends Meeting is part of the Friends General Conference. To learn more about Quakers and Quakerism in action, visit this site: https://www.fgcquaker.org/explore.
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Worship sharing focuses on a particular question and helps us to explore our own experience and share with each other more deeply than we would in normal conversation.

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As a Meeting we have been addressing the matter of Moral Injury. Now, a national publication embraces this critical conversation with an article by the writer Peter Van Buren. His article addressing Moral Injury in the Nation, May 2017, can be found at this web address: https://www.thenation.com/article/who-pays-the-moral-price-of-war/

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Benjamin B. Ferencz is a Hungarian born American lawyer, who, at age 97, is the last Nuremberg prosecutor alive. He has a special message for the world in this May 7, 2017 interview on CBS 60 Minutes. "War," he says, "makes murderers of otherwise decent people." And for all those concerned with peace, he says, "It takes courage not to be discouraged."

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Worship with us!

727-210-5742 - Google Voice to Clerk
Meeting Times: 

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM