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Personal thoughts on the future of our group of Quaker Meetings

Note for non-Quakers.  Each local worshipping community of Quakers is also part of a larger Quaker community, in our case five meetings. (Us, New Barnet, Stoke Newington, Tottenham, and Bunhill Fields on the borders of the City of London.) Membership … Continue reading

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The life in Winchmore Hill Quaker Meeting – some thoughts

Challenges for our Meeting in 2019  -   As I see it (We are compiling our annual Life of the Meeting, a brief summary of how the truth prospers among us.  In considering this, Pamela wrote these notes.) The successful outreach … Continue reading

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Quakers in Enfield look forward in celebration

Sometimes it’s just time to feel the joy. In 2012, Quakers in Enfield faced a challenge.  Our Grade Two Listed, 1790 Meeting House was cracking up.  We had significant subsidence without a clear idea how fast it would spread; parts … Continue reading

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Open Gardens 9th and 10th June: all welcome

Quakers in Enfield are taking part in the London-wide event of Open Gardens. Free. Come and enjoy the tranquility of the historic garden at the Friends Meeting House, Winchmore Hill. See our Peace Tree and learn more about the historic … Continue reading

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Benjamin Lay story in Hackney Citizen

The Benjamin Lay story has been covered here. Annoying ableism. https://www.hackneycitizen.co.uk/2017/11/22/hackney-quakers-make-amends-disowning-radical-anti-slavery-dwarf-300-years-ago/   Please like & share:

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North London Quakers right a past wrong – look to present injustice

In an unusual move, North London Quakers formally expressed unity with a Quaker expelled from the movement three hundred years ago. Benjamin Lay was disowned by Devonshire House Monthly Meeting, our predecessor body, for radical positions expressed in theatrical ways.  … Continue reading

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Tweet cheerfully all over the world

Winchmore Hill Quakers have launched our new twitter account. Take heed, dear Friends, to the promptings of love and truth in your hearts. Trust them as the leadings of God whose light shows us our darkness and brings us to … Continue reading

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Classical concert will back refugees and our building fund

Concert Mozart in Mannheim classical flute quartets performed on historical instruments with Rachel Brown and members of the Revolutionary Drawing Room Sunday November 15th 2015, 3pm Winchmore Hill Meeting House Church Hill, London N21 1LE Tickets available from Linda Davis Email: linda.davis.sheepdip@btinternet.com Tel: … Continue reading

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War and Peace : Outer conflict, inner peace

You are invited to North London Quakers’ annual awayday on Saturday 5th September at Winchmore Hill Meeting House from 9.30am to 4.45pm. The theme is “War and Peace : Outer conflict, inner peace” Guest speaker will be Harvey Gillman and … Continue reading

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Quaker artist exhibits in central London

Enfield Quaker Anne McNeill Pulati will be one of three women exhibiting this summer at the busy Gallery in the Crypt, St Martin in the Fields.  She expects many thousands of visitors to this exhibition, at the world-famous church off … Continue reading

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