Editorial

Editorial Regular on-line readers may have found that the Australian Friend was temporarily unavailable.  It has suffered a near death experience due to technical issues which I do not understand.  We are scrambling to get the March issue up in time. ...
QSA Notes – Equality in society, aid and development

QSA Notes – Equality in society, aid and development

 Ai Leen Quah, QSA Project Manager For those of us whose motivation in aid and development stems from notions of social justice, the concept of equality is a central focus. Upon inspecting the root causes of the poverty or food insecurity that our projects aim to...

Short Ministeries

Spirit of Equality A rare commodity Can you find it? The answer is nearby. It’s measured in time You have for each other When you see eye to eye. Forget about money Forget about fame Treasure the moments Fleeting or long When you see eye to eye. It may be someone you...

Spices of life: Personal Reflections on the Quaker Testimonies

Rosemary Longhurst, West Australia Regional Meeting Rosemary has prepared a booklet covering the Quaker Testimonies – the ‘Spices’ – Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community, Equality and Sustainability. The booklet’s introduction, a short overview of the Testimonies,...