Announcements

Information for this Sunday, February 25, 2018

This is the fourth Sunday of the month.  There will be a carry-in meal with the theme: Finger Foods.

The Peace & Social Concerns Committee will meet at 12:30 in the Library.

At the Meetinghouse: February 19 – February 24

Wednesday, February 21

Tao Study Group, 6:30 PM, in the library

Prayer Shawl Spiritual Nurture Group, 7:00 PM, Nan Hatch's home 

Brunch to Discuss Forming a Weekday Daytime Group – Thursday, March 1 at 10:30 AM

If you are interested in forming a group of CFM Friends who gather during the daytime on a weekday, please come to the meetinghouse on Thursday, March 1 at 10:30 for brunch. Jim is preparing his famous pancakes for us. After brunch we will think together about the activities we might do. Suggestions are book discussions, study groups, service projects and social time over lunch. Bring your suggestions.
To help Jim plan for food, please let the office know if you are coming.

Guest Speaker from Spring Grove Cemetery

The CFM Burial Committee will host a representative from Spring Grove Cemetery on Sunday, March 4 @ 12:30 PM in the library.
All are welcome to learn about the history of the Cincinnati Friends Meeting lot and Friends estate planning.

Movie Night Friday, March 9 at 7:00 PM – “Shadowlands”

“C.S. Lewis, a world-renowned Christian theologian, writer, and professor, leads a passionless life until he meets a spirited poet from the United States”
Friday, March 9 at 7:00 in the CFM Library.

Wider Quaker World Upcoming Meetings

Mini-Yearly Meeting & Permanent Board Meeting

FRIDAY, MARCH 2 (McCoy Room, Kelly Center, Wilmington College)
6:00 p.m. Banquet: Sandwiches, homemade soups & pies, fruit, cookies & beverages. (Vegan/vegetarian option available if requested on reservation form.) Cost: $12.00
6:45 p.m. Program: The Jolly Friends followed by guest speakers, Shawn & Katrina McConoughey, newly appointed FUM Field Staff, Africa Ministries

SATURDAY, MARCH 3 (Kelly Center, Wilmington College)
8:00 A.M. MEET & GREET ~ coffee, tea, juice, rolls, bagels, fruit, etc.Your host: Wayne Page of Fairview Friends
8:30-10:30 COMMITTEE MEETINGS (Classrooms in Kelly Center)
8:30-9:30
Committee on Historical Materials ~ Patti Kinsinger (clerk)
Committee on Training, Recording, & Empowering Pastors & Ministers ~ Jonathan Goff (clerk)
Ministry and Counsel ~ Scott Latimer (clerk)
9:30 -10:30
Board on Evangelism and Outreach ~ Lois Hackney (clerk) / Board on Missions ~Judy Santee (clerk)
Board on Youth and Young Adults ~ Julie Rudd & Jonathan Goff (clerks)
Board on Christian Concerns for Peace and Society ~ Bill Medlin (clerk)
Committee on Pastoral Care ~ Nancy McCormick (clerk)
10:45-12:00 PERMANENT BOARD
12:00-1:30 LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
WYM Trustees (will meet over lunch) ~ Duane Earley (clerk)
1:30-2:30 PERMANENT BOARD (continued if and as needed)
2:45-4:00 WYM EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEETING
Guest: Stephen Potthoff, Chair of the Religion Dept. @ Wilmington College

Miami Center Quarterly Meeting
Sunday, March 4 at Chester Friends Meeting
2:00 Ministry and Counsel- includes all Meeting Ministry and Counsel members
3:00 Program.To be announced
4:00 Meeting for Business
5:00 Carry in meal Friday, March 2 - Saturday, March 3