Is there a Quaker creed?

A “creed” is defined by Webster’s as, “A brief authoritative formula of religious belief.”   “Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith,” (Heb 12:2) Friends deny any human “authority” over that...

2019 National Day of Prayer

The following was the introduction given at the Middleburg Heights, Ohio 2019 National Day of Prayer event The theme for today’s National Day of Prayer is, “Love one another. Just as I have loved you.” John 13:34 That is a wonderful thought, that all people would love...

Quaker Worship

Deep within there is a place Beyond the reach of time and space, Where worries pale and demons flee Confronted by Eternity. And some one there who calls my name Tells me like Him to be the same, The body’s death is not a loss When soul finds life upon the cross. There...

2/3/2019 Seekers’ Haven Minutes

1 Friend and 2 regular attenders were present.  We also had query answers emailed to us from 2 distant Friends.  7th Query answer: We generally limit our purchases and possessions to those things that are practical for simple comfort in daily life in our culture. We...

1/6/2019 Seekers’ Haven Minutes

6th Query answer:  It is Jesus, Christ, who is the life and power that takes away the occasion of all wars – the envy, greed, vengeance, and other evils in our hearts.  We endeavor always to live in Christ.  He reveals God to us as a loving father who gives us rules...