Quaker Resources: Meeting for Business in Worship

Submitted on 05/16/2017

Other Areas Related to Meeting for Business in Worship

Print Resources on Meeting for Business in Worship

Print resources available from the FGC Quaker bookstore, quakerbooks.org.

  • NYYM Faith & Practice, pages 21-25.
  • Guide to Quaker Practice, Howard Brinton, pages 37-42, Pendle Hill Pamphlet #20; $8.
  • The Authority of Our Meetings is the Power of God, Paul LaceyPendle Hill Pamphlet # 365; $6.50.
  • Beyond Consensus: Salvaging the Sense of the Meeting, Barry Morley, Pendle Hill Pamphlet # 307; $6.50.
  • Beyond Majority Rule: Voteless Decision Making in the Religious Society of Friends, Michael Sheeran; $18.00.
  • Quaker Process for Friends on the Benches, Mathilda Navias; $25.
  • The Authority of Our Meetings is the Power of God, Paul Lacey; Pendle Hill Pamphlet #365.; $6.50.
  • Quaker Meeting: A Risky Business, Eric W. Johnson.
  • “Beyond Consensus: The Quaker Search for God’s Leading for the Group,” Friends Journal, June 1, 1986.
  • “The Meeting for Business,” Merrilie McAfee Towl, Friends Journal, March 1, 1077.
  • Mind of Christ: Bill Taber on Meeting for Business, Michael Birkel, ed, Pendle Hill Pamphlet #406; $6.50.
  • Practicing Discernment Together: Finding God’s Way Forward in Decision Making, PYM Outreach Committee; $18.00.
  • Pray and Pay Attention: Or How to Enjoy Meeting for Business, Charles Brown; $4.
  • The Quaker Meeting for Business, Douglas Steere; 19th Annual J. Barnard Walton Memortial Lecture, Southeastern YM; $4.
  • Spiritual Responsibility in the Meeting for Business, Patricia Loring, $0.75.

Presiding clerks

  • Where Should I Stand?: A Field Guide for Monthly Meeting Clerks, Elizabeth Boardman; $12.50, $9 ePub.
  • Handbook for the Presiding Clerk, David Stanfield; $4.
  • Before the Meeting: A Handbook for Clerks, Keith Redfern.
  • Beyond Consensus: Salvaging the Sense of the Meeting, Barry Morley; Pendle Hill Pamphlet #307; $6.50.
  • When Friends Attend to Business, Thomas S. Brown; PhYM.
  • Servant of the Meeting: Quaker Business Meetings and their Clerks, Cecil W. Sharman; Quaker Home Service, BrYM.
  • Guide to Quaker Practice, Howard H. Brinton; Pendle Hill Pamphlet #20; $6.50.
  • Principles of the Quaker Business Meeting, George Selleck; Friends United Press Pamphlet Series.

Recording clerks

  • Before Business Begins: Notes for Recording Clerks, Will Watson; NEYM; $5.
  • Unforeseen Joy: Serving a Friends Meeting as Recording Clerk, Dajoh D. Hickey; North Carolina YM.