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Read more about GATHER WITH FRIENDS THIS SUMMER

The summer offers two wonderful opportunities for Friends to gather with the wider Quaker community. LEYM Annual Sessions, June 13-16 The annual gathering of Lake Erie Yearly Meeting will take place June 13 to 16 in Ashland, Ohio. The theme of the gathering is Friends Together: Outpourings of the Spirit. Registration opens April 1. Financial…

Read more about What Do Friends Believe?

Join us online Thursday, March 21 7-8:30pm, for another night of Quakerism 101 hosted by Lake Erie Yearly Meeting.  Kalamazoo Friends will present “What Do Friends Believe,” exploring how the beliefs of early Friends shaped their practices. We will share experiences of present-day Friends in different branches of Quakerism to show how Quaker beliefs have broadened….

Read more about Broadmead Friends featured in Blade article

The Christmas Eve edition of the Toledo Blade includes an article about Broadmead Friends. “For Quakers, Christmas is, in a way, just another day of the year. In the same way non-religious people observe secular traditions — putting up a tree, hosting family dinners, and exchanging gifts — the group, which has Christian roots, doesn’t…