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Online course presented by Ben Pink Dandelion

Dear F/friends We have just heard about a new free online course presented by Ben Pink Dandelion. The course is called : “Radical Spirituality: the early history of the Quakers”  Starting date: Monday 22 May 2017 (3 hours per a … Continue reading

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Becoming Friends online

There is now updated information about this course as of June 2016. Vivienne Luke has written of her experiences in undertaking “Becoming Friends” online and recommends it to all interested people. To see her article, click on Other Courses and … Continue reading

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Introduction to Quaker Basics

Quaker Basics (QB) is a course of study focussing on various aspects of Quaker life and practice. The basic materials for the course consist of a manual which is available online or as a hard copy publication. QB can be … Continue reading

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Experiencing the small group study in Tasmania

This is the text of an article by Peter Wilde which was published in the Australian Friend. “Hearts and Minds Prepared” seems well suited to our situation in Australia, a group of nine Friends and attenders in Hobart decided to … Continue reading

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Distance learning

QLA is exploring the use of online learning to serve the needs of Friends who can not, or choose not, to join in group activities. When we have something to offer, we will tell you more about it right here.

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Elders pack (doc 58kb) Barbara Rautman Silent or reflective retreats by negotiation.

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Quaker Quest

In essence, Quaker Quest is a series of public open meetings on Quaker topics. The sessions follow a lively format which engages those attending intently for two hours. During each session three Friends speak briefly from the heart about the … Continue reading

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Engaging with the Quaker Testimonies: a Tookit

Copies of Engaging with the Quaker Testimonies: a Tookit are available for loan. Please contact Julie Webb (qla@quakers.org.au or 08 8261 561).

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Couple enrichment

Why would a couple with a satisfactory relationship want to attend a Couple Enrichment workshop? “Our relationship is OK. Why fix it?” you might say. But a couple relationship doesn’t remain static. It is always changing. Taken for granted, it … Continue reading

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Quaker Basics reflections

One of the activities in Quaker Basics invites participants to reflect on their experience of engaging with the QB course. Here are links to some of those reflections. If you have completed your reflections on QB and are willing to … Continue reading

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