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QUF Legacy Society

published Nov 10, 05:54 PM in Blog

…service. Please continue this legacy for our children and grandchildren. For more information download …


Facing hostile nationalism: Quakers in Nazi Germany and now

published Aug 11, 12:45 PM in Blog

Children of the German School at Eerde America is rounding … labeled as so-called “illegal aliens,” taking children from families and detaining people in crowded, … 1947, along with an illustrated album written by children of the Quaker school in Eerde Castle in the … witness in the face of such danger. Image Source Children, many of them German Jewish refugees, relax on …


The Power of Yes – A Christmas Tale from First Day School

published Jan 2, 12:10 PM in Blog

…I have also learned more about teaching children, including working with children who have … of the experience to talk about later. One of the children seemed categorically unwilling to say “no.” When … and the joyful life, energy, and uniqueness of children with me from this season into the coming year. I …


Celebrating Light and Santa Claus – Traditions in our Crazy World

published Dec 12, 09:50 PM in Blog

…Santa brought the tree on Christmas Eve. As young children, this meant my parents and grandparents stayed up … morning tradition continued when my brother had children – I have a great photo of him sitting in his … who brought dried fruit and nut treats to hungry children in the depth of winter. My daughter and I also … for my daughter. I started laughing, and asked if children could be any more confused than linking the birth … I have never answered the questions about raising children in such an insanely materialistic culture, …


A Garden Grows

published Oct 13, 08:00 AM in Bookstore

…that provides an insight into the reaction of children, educated in a nurturing environment, to war. The … children’s account blends the cultural, aesthetic, …


A poem by Abraham Chalfi

published Apr 24, 09:00 AM in Blog

…a legendary crimson And you’d be so beautiful Children of man. Laugh lots, children, Crystal, crystal- …


John Woolman and the Affairs of Truth (2011), a new book edited by James Proud

published Apr 8, 02:06 PM in Blog

…catechisms provided for reading instruction for children by the Puritans of the colonies. Woolman penned … 3) and a “testament” (Appendix Text 11) for the children of his brother who died after a long illness. … Woolman’s collection of Abner’s writings to his children for his children and his quiet narration of …


“I’m with Jack”

published Aug 19, 01:03 PM in Blog

…has little patience for much, but more than most children her age for the ritualistic. Not so her brother, … way of looking at children with autism. That’s a lot to put on a kid. … with simple pleasures…. Although my children were exposed to two faiths (my own Catholicism … relationship with God when I speak of God to my children. One finds a path and a reason to walk the path, … to increase justice. I couldn’t teach my children, who are not Christian, to be Christ to …


Welcome to the Quaker Universalist Voice

published Mar 6, 09:19 AM in Blog

…the way forward? Youth: How do we engage children in the exploration of these themes? How do we … this matter? How do we provide opportunities for children to see the adults giving witness? How do we …


Recovering History: Hans Albrecht & the Quakers of Nazi Germany

published Nov 16, 03:00 PM in Blog

…operation, the school enabled about 300 Jewish children to complete an education that would have been … the Allies were advancing. The fourteen Jewish children attending the Quaker School at Eerde were … Little Gardeners’ Album, an account written by children who attended the Quaker School at Eerde. Through … Album, I learned about the lives of the children who became Little Gardeners at the school. Their … published an essay titled “Propaganda and Children during the Hitler Years” on the website of …