Friends General Conference

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2016 FGC Gathering in St. Joseph, MN

2016 FGC Gathering



Theme: be humble, Be Faithful, BE BOLD

Dates: July 3-9, 2016

Location: College of St Benedict in St. Joseph MN


What happened at the 2016 Gathering?

Schedule and handouts from the 2016 Gathering

Articles:

Reflections on the 2016 Gathering (FGC article July 2016)

Learnings from the 2016 Gathering (FGC article Feb 2017)



Bible Half Hour: Linda Hall (stream or download recordings)


Evening Programs

Sunday: All-Gathering Worship & Welcome

Message Shared by Barry Crossno, General Secretary of FGC, on Sunday Concerning Racism, FGC and the Gathering


Monday: Rex Ambler "Living in Dark Times"


Wednesday: Larry Long presents American Roots Revue with Waubanewquay Day, Tonia Hughes, and Billy Steele (not recorded)


Thursday: Dr. Nekima Levy-Pounds "Pursuing Justice Requires Boldness"

Message Shared by Associate Secretary for Development Traci Hjelt Sullivan Prior to Dr. Levy-Pound’s Address

Post-Plenary notes: Actions Minnesota Friends could take in response to killing of black men by police


Friday: Peggy Senger Morrison "Holy Boldness" (not recorded)


Gathering song