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COVID Safety Guidelines for In-person Worship

We are now starting to meet in-person and on Zoom (blended worship), please click here to read our updated COVID Safety Guidelines.

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Willamette Quarterly Meeting Registration Open
Willamette Quarterly Meeting Registration Open
Apr 1 – Apr 23 all-day
Registration period for the spring Willamette Quarterly Meeting opens on April 1, and closes on April 23.  The registration form and other information will be found on the WQM website, willamettequarterly.org. Session theme:  Re-emergence. Click here to read[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 2 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekly Sunday Worship 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Singing in Breakout Room and downstairs at AHC 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Gather, Settle in. Quiet Breakout room available 10:00-11:00 a.m.   Meeting for Worship        11:00 – Rise of meeting,[...]
First Sunday Reading for April 2023 10:00 am
First Sunday Reading for April 2023
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Discernment Seeking and waiting for Truth’s leadings is a discipline through which all can grow in patience, unity, and love. Decisions under the guidance of the Spirit knit the loving community together. Do we patiently[...]
FCNL Discernment on Reproductive Health Care and Abortion 3:30 pm
FCNL Discernment on Reproductive Health Care and Abortion
Apr 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Discernment on FCNL’s position on reproductive health care and abortion Friends are invited to a gathering to provide input to the Friends Committee on National Legislative (FCNL), our national Quaker advocacy organization, on reproductive health[...]
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Friends General Conference Gathering – Early Registration is Open
Friends General Conference Gathering – Early Registration is Open
Apr 3 – Apr 16 all-day
Come to the Friends General Conference Gathering, a week of Quaker worship, workshops, and community for Friends of all ages and backgrounds mostly from the liberal unprogrammed tradition. The theme this year is “Listen, so that[...]
Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study 7:00 am
Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study
Apr 3 @ 7:00 am
All are welcome, no prerequisite except a hope to encounter the Holy Spirit and each other more deeply in this exercise. Every Monday at 7:00 am with both online and in-person options available. Zoom Access:[...]
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Quaker consultations on “The Life Cycle of Quaker Meetings” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “The Life Cycle of Quaker Meetings”
Apr 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Life Cycle of Meetings (especially intended for local meeting clerks and pastors, but anyone who’s interested is welcome) We’ll do an overview of what’s meant by the life cycle of meetings, and you’ll hear[...]
Quaker consultations on “Simplifying Committee Structures” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “Simplifying Committee Structures”
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Simplifying Committee Structures (for anyone who is interested) We’ll talk about how we can simplify our meetings by deconstructing traditional roles and starting, instead, with Friends’ gifts and leadings and a list of necessary responsibilities.[...]
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Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum 12:00 pm
Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum
Apr 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Every Wednesday at Noon  Midweek Worship meets by Zoom and in person at Terwilliger Plaza. Midweek Worship will become a blended in-person and Zoom meeting.  Click here to request Zoom access. Questions? Please contact Marion[...]
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Quaker consultations on “The Role of Regions” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “The Role of Regions”
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Role of Regions (for current, recent, or incoming clerks and staff of quarterly/area/regional meetings, or Friends who are serving their regional meetings in other significant ways) Many, though not all, Faith and Practice books give the[...]
Quaker consultations on “Combining/Merging Meetings” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “Combining/Merging Meetings”
Apr 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Combining/Merging Meetings (for anyone who is interested) We’ll begin with “why.” Why might meetings consider merging or combining? What are some different models for this–for example, what if two local meetings became preparative meetings or[...]
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The Black Quaker Lives Matter Film Festival & Forum 10:00 am
The Black Quaker Lives Matter Film Festival & Forum
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
The festival celebrates Quakers of color who have courageously worked for a more just, peaceful world. Screenings are every other Saturday at 10 am (Pacific) on Zoom followed by a Q+A with special guests. See[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 9 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekly Sunday Worship 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Singing in Breakout Room and downstairs at AHC 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Gather, Settle in. Quiet Breakout room available 10:00-11:00 a.m.   Meeting for Worship        11:00 – Rise of meeting,[...]
Adult Education for April 2023 9:45 am
Adult Education for April 2023
Apr 9 @ 9:45 am – 11:30 am
Please Note: April’s Adult Education will be Zoom only The metaphor for this month’s adult education is yet to be determined.   If you have a poem or metaphor to suggest, please send it to[...]
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Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study 7:00 am
Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study
Apr 10 @ 7:00 am
All are welcome, no prerequisite except a hope to encounter the Holy Spirit and each other more deeply in this exercise. Every Monday at 7:00 am with both online and in-person options available. Zoom Access:[...]
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Quaker consultations on “The Role of Record Keepers” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “The Role of Record Keepers”
Apr 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Role of Record Keepers (for Quaker archivists, recorders, statisticians, and historians, plus anyone else who is interested) In this conversation, we’ll look at the extraordinary importance that record keepers play in meetings’ life cycles,[...]
Quaker consultations on “Sharing, Repurposing, and Selling Buildings” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “Sharing, Repurposing, and Selling Buildings”
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Sharing, Repurposing, and Selling Buildings (for anyone who is interested) When it comes to our buildings and property, what exactly does good stewardship mean, especially if the resources and/or energy of a meeting are waning?[...]
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Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum 12:00 pm
Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Every Wednesday at Noon  Midweek Worship meets by Zoom and in person at Terwilliger Plaza. Midweek Worship will become a blended in-person and Zoom meeting.  Click here to request Zoom access. Questions? Please contact Marion[...]
13
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Trustees” 11:00 am
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Trustees”
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Role of Trustees (for current, recent, and incoming trustees of Quaker meetings of any size–local, regional, or yearly) In this conversation, we’ll talk about what trusteeship means, from a spiritual perspective, when caring for[...]
Quaker consultations on “Restructuring Local Meetings” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “Restructuring Local Meetings”
Apr 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Restructuring Local Meetings (for anyone who is interested) Some meetings are no longer able to function in their current form but also aren’t ready to be laid down. In this conversation, we’ll talk about how[...]
14
QVS Portland 10-Year Anniversary Talent Show / Bake Sale / Fundraiser 7:00 pm
QVS Portland 10-Year Anniversary Talent Show / Bake Sale / Fundraiser
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
WHEN: Friday April 14, 2023, at 7:00 pm WHERE: Reedwood Friends Church 29th & SE Steele Sliding scale admission – suggested $5-$10 Ways to Support QVS and this event: Come to the event! Donate to[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekly Sunday Worship 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Singing in Breakout Room and downstairs at AHC 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Gather, Settle in. Quiet Breakout room available 10:00-11:00 a.m.   Meeting for Worship        11:00 – Rise of meeting,[...]
Meeting for Business 1:00 pm
Meeting for Business @ Online Meeting
Apr 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Following Meeting for Worship  – 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m All Members, Attenders & Visitors Welcome Click here for general information about Meeting for Business. Please click here to read our updated COVID Safety Guidelines.[...]
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Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study 7:00 am
Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study
Apr 17 @ 7:00 am
All are welcome, no prerequisite except a hope to encounter the Holy Spirit and each other more deeply in this exercise. Every Monday at 7:00 am with both online and in-person options available. Zoom Access:[...]
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Yearly Meetings” 11:00 am
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Yearly Meetings”
Apr 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Role of Yearly Meetings (for current, recent, or incoming clerks and staff of yearly meetings, or Friends who are serving their yearly meetings in other significant ways; staff members and clerks from multi-yearly-meeting umbrella[...]
Quaker consultation on “Laying Down a Meeting” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultation on “Laying Down a Meeting”
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Laying Down a Meeting (for anyone who is interested) How will we know when a meeting has truly come to the end of its life cycle? What is the best way forward then? How do[...]
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Quaker consultations on “Simplifying Committee Structures” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “Simplifying Committee Structures”
Apr 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Simplifying Committee Structures (for anyone who is interested) We’ll talk about how we can simplify our meetings by deconstructing traditional roles and starting, instead, with Friends’ gifts and leadings and a list of necessary responsibilities.[...]
Quaker consultations on “The Life Cycle of Quaker Meetings” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “The Life Cycle of Quaker Meetings”
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Life Cycle of Meetings (especially intended for local meeting clerks and pastors, but anyone who’s interested is welcome) We’ll do an overview of what’s meant by the life cycle of meetings, and you’ll hear[...]
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Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum 12:00 pm
Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Every Wednesday at Noon  Midweek Worship meets by Zoom and in person at Terwilliger Plaza. Midweek Worship will become a blended in-person and Zoom meeting.  Click here to request Zoom access. Questions? Please contact Marion[...]
20
Quaker consultations on “Combining/Merging Meetings” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “Combining/Merging Meetings”
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Combining/Merging Meetings (for anyone who is interested) We’ll begin with “why.” Why might meetings consider merging or combining? What are some different models for this–for example, what if two local meetings became preparative meetings or[...]
Quaker consultations on “The Role of Regions” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “The Role of Regions”
Apr 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Role of Regions (for current, recent, or incoming clerks and staff of quarterly/area/regional meetings, or Friends who are serving their regional meetings in other significant ways) Many, though not all, Faith and Practice books give the[...]
21
Quaker consultations on “Sharing, Repurposing, and Selling Buildings” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “Sharing, Repurposing, and Selling Buildings”
Apr 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sharing, Repurposing, and Selling Buildings (for anyone who is interested) When it comes to our buildings and property, what exactly does good stewardship mean, especially if the resources and/or energy of a meeting are waning?[...]
Quaker consultations on “The Role of Record Keepers” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultations on “The Role of Record Keepers”
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Role of Record Keepers (for Quaker archivists, recorders, statisticians, and historians, plus anyone else who is interested) In this conversation, we’ll look at the extraordinary importance that record keepers play in meetings’ life cycles,[...]
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Quaker consultations on “Restructuring Local Meetings” 11:00 am
Quaker consultations on “Restructuring Local Meetings”
Apr 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Restructuring Local Meetings (for anyone who is interested) Some meetings are no longer able to function in their current form but also aren’t ready to be laid down. In this conversation, we’ll talk about how[...]
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Trustees” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Trustees”
Apr 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Role of Trustees (for current, recent, and incoming trustees of Quaker meetings of any size–local, regional, or yearly) In this conversation, we’ll talk about what trusteeship means, from a spiritual perspective, when caring for[...]
23
Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekly Sunday Worship 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Singing in Breakout Room and downstairs at AHC 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Gather, Settle in. Quiet Breakout room available 10:00-11:00 a.m.   Meeting for Worship        11:00 – Rise of meeting,[...]
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Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study 7:00 am
Multnomah Monthly Meeting – Weekly Bible Study
Apr 24 @ 7:00 am
All are welcome, no prerequisite except a hope to encounter the Holy Spirit and each other more deeply in this exercise. Every Monday at 7:00 am with both online and in-person options available. Zoom Access:[...]
Quaker consultation on “Laying Down a Meeting” 11:00 am
Quaker consultation on “Laying Down a Meeting”
Apr 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Laying Down a Meeting (for anyone who is interested) How will we know when a meeting has truly come to the end of its life cycle? What is the best way forward then? How do[...]
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Yearly Meetings” 5:00 pm
Quaker consultation on “The Role of Yearly Meetings”
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
The Role of Yearly Meetings (for current, recent, or incoming clerks and staff of yearly meetings, or Friends who are serving their yearly meetings in other significant ways; staff members and clerks from multi-yearly-meeting umbrella[...]
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NPYM Peace and Social Concerns Committee: Sharing Session on Minute Support for Indigenous People 6:30 pm
NPYM Peace and Social Concerns Committee: Sharing Session on Minute Support for Indigenous People
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
The NPYM Peace and Social Concerns Committee is providing a time for meetings, worship groups, and individuals to share the ways they are implementing the NPYM Minute of Support for Indigenous People. The full minute,[...]
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Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum 12:00 pm
Midweek Worship Group Via Zoom Video Forum
Apr 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Every Wednesday at Noon  Midweek Worship meets by Zoom and in person at Terwilliger Plaza. Midweek Worship will become a blended in-person and Zoom meeting.  Click here to request Zoom access. Questions? Please contact Marion[...]
27
Parker Palmer Lecture: All Real Living Is Meeting: Close Encounters of the Quaker Kind 4:00 pm
Parker Palmer Lecture: All Real Living Is Meeting: Close Encounters of the Quaker Kind
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Quaker author, educator, and activist Parker Palmer will offer a free lecture via Zoom from Earlham School of Religion. April 27 (Thurs), 4 pm PDT., “All Real Living Is Meeting: Close Encounters of the Quaker[...]
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FRIDAY Quaker Voluntary Service (QVS) DAYS LUNCH DONATIONS – April 2023
FRIDAY Quaker Voluntary Service (QVS) DAYS LUNCH DONATIONS – April 2023
Apr 28 all-day
QVS is in need of volunteers to donate lunch for Friday QVS Days. Dates that need meals: March 17, April 28, May 26, June 9, June 23, July 7. Lunch should be enough for 3-5[...]
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Worship 9:30 am
Worship
Apr 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Weekly Sunday Worship 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Singing in Breakout Room and downstairs at AHC 9:30-10:00 a.m.   Gather, Settle in. Quiet Breakout room available 10:00-11:00 a.m.   Meeting for Worship        11:00 – Rise of meeting,[...]