Reflections | Quaker faith & practice

After this I returned into Nottinghamshire again and went into the Vale of Beavor… And one morning, as I was sitting by the fire, a great cloud came over me and a temptation beset me; but I sat still. And it was said, ‘All things come by nature’; and the elements and stars came over … Continue reading Reflections | Quaker faith & practice

Leadings | Quaker faith and practice

At the World Conference of Friends in 1991, Val Ferguson asked: Does anything unite this diverse group beyond our common love and humanity? Does anything make us distinctively Quaker? I say yes. Each of us has different emphases and special insights, but wherever Friends are affirming each other’s authentic experience of God, rather than demanding … Continue reading Leadings | Quaker faith and practice

Unprogrammed Quakers Are Spiritual, Not Religious – Quaker Experience, Spiritual Evolution And Growth Of Consciousness – Independent, Experiential Inner Growth – Opening To Spirit – Virtual Worship With Friends – Exposing Delusion And Error – The Futility of Ego Reaction And Navigating Our Awakening | A Green Road Journal

What if there is a way to sit with others in equality and unity? What if there is a way to be part of a different kind of conversation within a welcoming, kind, loving, accepting community? What if there is a path that welcomes every perspective in a search for deeper truths? What if there … Continue reading Unprogrammed Quakers Are Spiritual, Not Religious – Quaker Experience, Spiritual Evolution And Growth Of Consciousness – Independent, Experiential Inner Growth – Opening To Spirit – Virtual Worship With Friends – Exposing Delusion And Error – The Futility of Ego Reaction And Navigating Our Awakening | A Green Road Journal

The Pleasures of Life Are Being Destroyed by the Criminal State and Its Enforcers – LewRockwell

Life holds the key to a plethora of physical, emotional and spiritual pleasures, whether simple or complex. A pleasurable life can be magnificent, and life without pleasure will certainly be mundane, but it can also be hell on earth. The pleasures I speak of have to do with everyday living, loving, and beauty. They have … Continue reading The Pleasures of Life Are Being Destroyed by the Criminal State and Its Enforcers – LewRockwell

What The Writers Of The Constitution Meant When They Enshrined Gun Rights Into The Constitution

A single-shot firearm that takes a bit of work to reload. A single shot black powder rifle would make it impossible for someone to walk into a school and kill twenty children, much less mow down fifty people in a movie theatre. The writers of the Constitution wrote the gun rights amendment to apply ONLY to … Continue reading What The Writers Of The Constitution Meant When They Enshrined Gun Rights Into The Constitution