News from FWCC EMES
Epistle of EMES Annual Meeting 2017
Epistle from EMES Section Annual Meeting
held at Haus Venusberg, Bonn, Germany 4 – 7 May 2017
To all Friends everywhere greetings. We wish you vibrancy in your meetings: Vivacita! Zivost! Vitalite! Liewenskraaft a vitaliteit! Elinvoima! Medryckande /vibrerande! Die strahlende Lebendigkeit! Beogacht! !Vibrantes con mucha vida! Opgewekt en blijmoedig!
Among Friends Issue 139
Among Friends Issue 139Summer 2017 is now available to download.
Residential Volunteers Wanted in France
The Centre Quaker de Congenies, in the south of France, is seeking long term volunteer Resident Friends. Accommodation at the centre is offered in exchange for managing the house, organizing events and hosting guests.
Quaker Response to Conference of European Churches' open letter on the Future of Europe
Northern Europe Quaker service committees meeting
Representatives from Quäker-Hilfe (Germany), Quaker Hulpfonds (Netherlands), Quaker Service Sweden and Quaker Service Norway met over the weekend 8-9 April to deepen our knowledge of each other’s work and to explore possibilities for collaboration.
16 Nov 2016 – 17 Nov 2017
A regular opportunity to join in a virtual Meeting for Worship. Fridays, 1pm Greenwich Meantime November till March, 1pm British Summer Time April till October.
2 – 5 Nov 2017
The gathering of German Yearly Meeting will take place in Bad Pyrmont
1 – 3 Dec 2017
Quaker Peace and Social Witness (QPSW) and Quaker Council for European Affairs (QCEA) are holding a joint conference in Brussels in December. Sanctuary is a place of refuge and safety. This conference will look at how we transform Europe into a continent of sanctuary, both for all the people who currently live here, and for other people seeking protection.
6 – 8 Apr 2018
German-speaking | deutschsprachig
21 – 24 Jun 2018
In the year of the bicentenary of the foundation of Norway Yearly Meeting, EMES will hold its annual meeting at Åsane Folk High School just outside Bergen.