For those who are interested in an in-depth exploration of Quakerism and Quaker organizations, here are some general links to get you started.

Philadelphia Yearly Meeting: An organization of over 100 Quaker meetings in our region that provides support to members through fellowship, worship, and action.  London Grove Meeting is a member.

Quaker Emily’s ongoing journey

Friends General Conference: an association of regional Quaker communities in the U.S. and Canada working together to nurture a vital Quaker faith. 

Home page 

Quakerbooks bookstore 

Book: The Quaker Bible Reader

Friends Journal: a journal published by Friends Publishing Corporation. Their mission is to communicate Quaker experience in order to connect and deepen spiritual lives.

QuakerSpeak:  Quaker YouTube channel that interviews Friends of all different backgrounds and asks them the core questions of our faith.

Friends Committee on National Legislation: a national, nonpartisan Quaker organization that lobbies Congress and the administration to advance peace, justice, and environmental stewardship.

American Friends Service Committee: a Quaker organization that promotes lasting peace with justice, as a practical expression of faith in action.

A Short Book Reading List for those new to Quakerism

Howard Brinton’s friends for 350 years (revised by Margaret Bacon 2002)

Faith & Practice (2018),

Donna McDaniel and Vanessa July Fit for Freedom, Not for Friendship (2009)

Mathilda Navias’ Quaker Process for Friends on the Benches (2006)

as well as journals of Fox and Woolman, W.S Smith’s “Glossary of Quaker Terms” and

Philadelphia Quakers 1681-1981, Philadelphia Yearly Meeting