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  • "Meanwhile, the moment we get tired in the waiting, God’s Spirit is right alongside helping us along. If we don’t know how or what to pray, it doesn’t matter. He does our praying in and for us, making prayer out of our wordless sighs, our aching groans. He knows us far better than we know ourselves, knows our pregnant condition, and keeps us present before God. That’s why we can be so sure that every detail in our lives of love for God is worked into something good.” – Romans 8:26-28


    Spiritual Journeys




    Fibre Party

    North Room



    Quaker House

    9:00 am


    Marriage & Family Relations




    Meeting Room & Quaker House

    10:30 am


    Hunger & Homelessness

    Assembly Room


    Welcome to the Quaker Experience


    11:45 am



    Decatur Place Room

    6:00 pm

    Hospitality Ctte







    May 27 – 30:    FMW Catoctin Weekend: Join us for an unprogrammed weekend, when we share meals and fellowship in the lodge; we enjoy canoeing and hiking; we toast s'mores on Saturday night; and we worship on Sunday morning at a warm spot in the sunshine. For more information, contact Anita, To sign up, go to

    May 27 – 29: Young Friends Conference, Hopewell Centre Monthly Meeting (Winchester, VA) For information, check the Young Friends website ( or contact Jocelyn Dowling. (301-774-7663)


    May 29:  The Committee of Clerks will meet in the morning, and the Friendly Bible Study will meet in the afternoon.


    June 17 – 19:  Quaker Party, Young Adult Friends, 15 Rutherford Place, New York City. The Young Adult Concerns Committee of New York Yearly Meeting invites everyone to a weekend of joyful connection and deepening of spiritual relationships with Friends old and new. For full information,


    Looking Ahead: Friends General Conference Gathering starts on July 3; more information at  Baltimore Yearly Meeting Annual Sessions start on August 1; more information at  Personal Aid has some scholarships available for Annual Sessions; contact Patty Murphy,


    Head of Meeting Schedule

    May 22: Healing & Reconciliation; May 29: IT Committee