News & Announcements
- Come and join us to view "Just Eat It!", a 75-minute award-winning film/documentary that focuses on food waste and food rescue in the U.S. (more info: http://www.foodwastemovie.com/) "Filmmakers and food lovers Jen and Grant dive into the issue of waste from farm, through retail, all the way to the back of their own fridge.
An excellent resource about Quakerism is the recent issue of Christian History which is fully devoted to Quaker History. It is titled The Surprising Quakers: Heralds of Peace ina world of conflict. It contains 10 articles by a number of prominent US Quakers representing various strands of Quakerism in the US.
Statement approved at FWCC Plenary attend by representatives from New England Yearly Meeting
New updates to the Connecticut Alternatives to Violence Project have been posted below.
Mission of Alternatives to Violence Project: To empower people to lead nonviolent lives through affirmation, respect for all, community building, cooperation, and trust.
Founded in and developed from the real life experiences of prisoners and others, and building on a spiritual base, AVP encourages every person’s innate power to positively transform themselves and the world.
Worship & Ministry led 11th Hours on the "State of Society" on February 7 and 28 following Meeting for Worship