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. . . to New York Yearly Meeting, the gathering of Quaker meetings (congregations) in New York State, northern New Jersey, and southwestern Connecticut.


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The work of the Spirit among us:

Meeting for Discernment : March 7, Old Chatham Meetinghouse

    Meetings for Discernment will be hosted by Old Chatham Meeting on Marcy 7. Meetings for Discernment comprises two sessions, morning and afternoon, of extended worship, guided by queries. Click the following to visit our Meeting for Discernment page for March 2015.
        The queries for the March meetings are as follows:
        What is happening in your monthly meeting that the rest of us need to hear?
        What is happening in your monthly meeting that the rest of us might hold?

        Click the following to download the registration form as a pdf or as a Word document.

Youth Institute — Powell House : March 27–29

  • Meeting the Needs of Quaker Youth—This is the first in a series of Youth Institutes offered under the auspices of NYM's Youth Committee. The Institutes are open to anyone interested in making their meeting a multigenerational faith community. You can view the Institute brochure by clicking here, or download a pdf file designed for print (large file).

Summer Sessions 2015 — An Invitation : July 19–25

  • 320 Years, One Faith.
    60 Years, One Meeting. Today, One Vision.
    —That's the theme for Summer Sessions 2015, which will be held July 19–25 at Silver Bay in New York. The Yearly Meeting Sessions Committee invites you to read their introduction by clicking the following link: Summer Sessions 2015.

State of the Meeting Report — 2014 Queries

  • 2014 State of the Meeting Queries—Click this link to download the queries for your meeteing's State of the Meeting Report for 2014. This year is a little different: we are working from the guidelines in Faith & Practice, which are much more open-ended, rather than from specific queries for the year.

Priorities Action Hub—How we are implementing the Priorities

  • An interactive web page where you, your committee, or your meeting can add your own efforts to a growing list of actions to implement the newly approved Priorities for the Yearly Meeting