Query of the Month: Query on EDUCATION …
How do we welcome children and teenagers into the loving care of the Meeting? Do we listen to them, share our spiritual seeking with them, and bring them under such influences as tend to develop their religious life?
Do we explore together the Bible, Christianity, and other religions? Do we offer a balanced account of the history and principles of Friends? Do we endeavor together to witness to Friends’ testimonies?
How do we show our concern for the improvement of education in our community and in the world? Are we informed and active contributors to the public education system? Do we give proper consideration to supporting Friends schools? Are we concerned that all children receive a sound education in a nurturing and respectful environment?