Welcome to our Yearly Meeting annual sessions page!
Yearly Meeting 2013
The Risen Christ: Our Identity and Hope
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Speaker: Richard Foster
We are grateful to have Richard Foster as our speaker this year for our Annual Sessions. Richard is a Quaker and pastored at Newberg Friends Church for several years. Richard is the founder of Renovaré, and has authored or co-authored seven books including Celebration of Discipline, PRAYER: Finding the Heart’s True Home, Freedom of Simplicity, The Challenge of the Disciplined Life, Streams of Living Water, Life With God: Reading the Bible for Spiritual Transformation (with Kathryn A. Helmers), and Longing for God (with Gayle Beebe). He is also the lead editor of The Life with God Bible. Richard and his wife Carolynn live near Denver, Colorado.
For those with children attending Tilikum throughout the week, please register through the yearly meeting office by contacting us at email@example.com. If you are from Newberg Friends, 2nd Street Community Church, or North Valley Friends you need to register directly through your meeting. Please contact your staff to find out more about registration.
Online registration is CLOSED: You can still register when you arrive on Sunday, July 21, or any other day the week of Yearly Meeting. For pricing information please download a hard copy of the registration form, which you can also fill out and bring to Yearly Meeting:
YM Registration Form Youth Registration Form
Yearly Meeting Theme Song
We would love for our local meetings to try out this year’s Yearly Meeting theme song, Hope of the Nations. If you don’t know it you can listen to it on YouTube below. The music for the song can be downloaded as PDF files:
- Sunday evening 6:30 pm at the Hoot Tent, we hope to host a Drum Circle for all ages. You are welcome to bring your own percussion instruments or borrow one for the jam session.
- The YM Art Fair will be held in the George Fox Library this year. Artistic submissions are needed for display. If you would like more information about attending and particularly displaying your creations, contact Aletha McKennon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- After evening worship every night, continue the conversations while enjoying the Hoot….Sunday evening in Klages Dining Hall during the ice cream social and Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday evenings at the Hoot Tent. Also there are some performance openings still available for group performances. Contact Aletha McKennon at email@example.com.