A Look Forward
Explore the rich history of the Quaker Church. Use these lessons to teach and inspire your congregation.
There are 3 elements to each chapter:
a slide presentation, a corporate experience, and a handout.
ONE: The Quaker Place in History
Overview of Quaker heritage; where the name comes from and a timeline of where Quakers fit in history. Experience a silent meeting.
TWO: Quaker Aristocrats
Take a look at some famous Quakers throughout history. Experience chocolate.
THREE: Direct Access
The traditional Friends view of authority and how it was applied in the case of women in ministry. Experience Quaker Queries.
FOUR: “I Did What the Good Book Said.”
The Friends involvement in abolition as well as a few of their other relief efforts. Experience is the impact of the spoken and heard word.
FIVE: Quakers Like the Old Testament
The Friends view of sacraments. Experience a traditional Friends business meeting.
We’re a group of committed friends who are interested in Quaker history, and more interested in seeing how the grace of God can impact lives.