Readings for Reflection
from the Committee on Ministry and Counsel

   July 2003   On a Small Planet: Awaiting a Distant Signal
   Aug. 2003  Holding Someone in the Light: What Does It Mean? Pt. 1
   Sep. 2003  Holding Someone in the Light: What Does It Mean? Pt. 2
   Oct. 2003  Mysticism Among Quakers
   Nov. 2003  Miss Quaker Manners
   Dec. 2003  Response to LEYM Queries on Integrity
   Feb. 2004  Epistle of Black, White, Asian, and Mixed-heritage Friends, 1991
   May 2004  Building the Blessed Community
   June 2004   Recapturing the Simplicity of Childhood Summers
   July 2004   The Year of Passage in Ann Arbor Meeting
   Aug. 2004  "To Live Deliberately"
   Sep. 2004  Personal Journey: Universal Consciousness
   Oct. 2004  Out of the Silence
   Dec. 2004  On Speaking out of the Silence
   Jan. 2005  On Deciding to Speak in Meeting for Worship
   Feb. 2005  Speaking Rarely in Meeting for Worship
   Mar. 2005  In the Life
   Apr. 2005  Speaking in Meeting for Worship
   May 2005   Quaker Worship
   June 2005  Our Life Is Love...
   July 2005   Query on Openness to the Holy Spirit
   Aug. 2005  Being Tender with Each Other
   Sep. 2005  On Intervisitation
   Oct. 2005  LEYM Query and Advices: Active Faith & Living Practice
   Nov. 2005  On Testimonies
   Dec. 2005  Rufus Jones on George Fox and Christianity
   Jan. 2006  Meeting Responses to LEYM Queries: Active Faith and Living Practice
   Feb. 2006  First Time in Meeting for Worship
   Apr. 2006  Looking for a Godly Outcome
   May 2006   On Speaking in Meeting
   June 2006  On Speaking in Meeting for Worship
   July 2006   Proposed Query Revisions
   Aug. 2006  Epistle from LEYM Middle School Group
   Sep. 2006  What Gives Purpose and Direction to Our Lives?
   Oct. 2006  Meeting for Worship and "Is My Message Led by the Spirit?"
   Nov. 2006  Friendly Quotations and Queries on Faith & Action
   Dec. 2006  LEYM Queries and Quotations on Discernment
   Jan. 2007  Participative Humility in Quaker Decision Making
   Feb. 2007  Combating Fearfulness
   Mar. 2007  Using Quaker Practice
   Apr. 2007  Building the Beloved Community
   May 2007  On the Significance of Benches
   June 2007  Epistle on Meeting Retreat on Building the Beloved Community
   July 2007  Love: Making the Creature Most Like unto Himself
   August 2007  Epistles from Lake Erie Yearly Meeting, 2007
   September 2007  Teaching with Respect and without Limitations
   October 2007  Reflecting Spirituality in Action and Language
   November 2007  Finding the Prophetic Voice for our Time
   December 2007  LEYM Query and Quotations on Simplicity
   January 2008  Inner Life
   February 2008  Response to LEYM Query on Simplicity
   March 2008  Pure Wisdom
   April 2008  Sense of the Meeting
   May 2008  The True Ground of Love and Unity
   June 2008  The Quaker Understanding of Concern
   July 2008  A Variety of Ministries
   August 2008  Surrendering Moral Principles
   September 2008  Alternative Response to 9/11
   October 2008  Feeling our Way to the Silence Within
   November 2008  Practical Effectiveness of Nonviolent Resistance
   December 2008  LEYM Query and Quotations on "the Other"
   January 2009  The Spirit of History
   February 2009  A Peace Squadron
   March 2009  The Beatitudes - Three Versions
   April 2009  The Undisturbed Opportunity for Communion with God
   May 2009  Conservative Radicals
   June 2009  Mindfulness Must Be Engaged
   July 2009  2009 Epistle from LEYM
   August 2009  Ministry of Prison Visitation
   September 2009  Consolidated Response to LEYM Query and
       Minute of FGC Workshop on Quaker Identity

   October 2009  Early Friends and "True Christianity"
   November 2009  LEYM Query and Quotations on Wonder and Awe
   December 2009  Visioning and Empowering
   January 2010  AAFM Response to 2009 LEYM Query
   February 2010  Companionship with God
   March 2010  Eating the Bread of Anxious Toil
   April 2010  Consolidated 2009 LEYM Query Response
   May 2010  A Serious Search
   June 2010  On Scripture
   July 2010  Language of the Pure Spirit
   August 2010  What Happens in Meeting for Worship?
   September 2010  2010 Epistle from LEYM
   October 2010  The Victory Tax and What It Bought
   November 2010  Guernica: The Cover-Up
   December 2010  Cultures of Noise and of Silence
   January 2011  Brotherly Love
   February 2011  Participatory Worship
   March 2011  A Collective Awakening
   April 2011  Within Us
   May 2011  Nature of God
   June 2011  What Happens in our Solitude
   July 2011  Wrestling with the Peace Testimony
   August 2011  Faith
   September 2011  2011 Epistle from LEYM
   October 2011  Woolman on Sustainable Care of Earth
   November 2011  Finders/Seekers
   December 2011  A Near Sympathy
   January 2012  Passages for Reflection on LEYM Annual Query
   February 2012  Annual Sharing on LEYM Query
   March 2012  Ministering to the Meeting for Worship - Without Speaking
   April 2012  Friends and Politics
   May 2012  Exploring the Use of Meeting Property
   June 2012  On Speaking in Meeting for Worship
   July 2012  Young Friendsí Experiences of Quakerism
   August 2012  Be Still and Cool in thy Own Mind and Spirit
   September 2012  Anger and Compassion
   October 2012  Membership in the Whole Society
   November 2012  Quaker Worship in Community
   December 2012  Conscience
   January 2013  Passages for Reflection on LEYM Annual Query
   February 2013  Friends as Good Plumbers
   March 2013  Minute Following Worship Sharing on LEYM Queries
   April 2013  Advices as an Addition to Queries
   May 2013  Holy Obedience
   June 2013  High Windows
   July 2013  Moral Integrity
   August 2013  A Joyful Spirit
   October 2013  Simple Faith
   November 2013  Vocal Ministry in the Unprogrammed Meeting
   December 2013  Causes and Sources of Poverty
   January 2014  Discernment about When to Speak
   February 2014  Response to LEYM 2013 Annual Query
   March 2014  Practice and Faith
   April 2014  Sense of the Meeting (2)
   May 2014  The Way Out Is the Way In
   June 2014  The Light Within
   July 2014  Quaker Practice Unbound from Belief
   August 2014  A "Second Education"
   September 2014  Working with Hope in Washington
   October 2014  Affirming Quaker Commitment
   November 2014  Worshipping in the Light
   December 2014  Children Are Abandoned
   January 2015  Annual LEYM Query
   February 2015  Response to LEYM 2014 Annual Query
   March 2015  Reflections on SIMPLICITY
   April 2015  Lamb's War and Climate Change
   May 2015  Wrestling with Angels
   June 2015  Causes Not Yet Won
   July 2015  Aura Rosser
   August 2015  Arresting Hate Throughout our Culture
   September 2015  Hospitality in the Manner of Friends
   October 2015  Epistle from Britain Yearly Meeting
   November 2015  Meeting for Worship
   December 2015  Myth of Police Reform
   January 2016  LEYM Annual Query 2015
   February 2016  Myth of Police Reform
   March 2016  AAFM Response to LEYM 2015 Annual Query
April 2016  How We Care for This Earth
May 2016  Suffering and Glory
June 2016  Savor More, Consume Less
July 2016  Long Past Time to Eliminate Mass Incarceration
August 2016  This is what you shall do
September 2016  Penington on Unity and Liberty
October 2016  Queries
November 2016  The Three-Legged Stool
December 2016  Psalm 160
January 2017  The Color of Justice
February 2017  Cadbury on Friends and the Bible
March 2017  Marilyn Churchill Poems
April 2017  Testimonies and Spiritual Leading
May 2017  An Unfathomable Mystery
June 2017  Affirmations about Quaker Faith
August 2017  A Journey Whose End Is Always in Front of Us
December 2017  Practicing Awareness of the Spirit
February 2018  Annual LEYM Query, 2017
March 2018  Annual LEYM Query, 2018