An Introduction to Degrowth

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Degrowth is a process of planned and democratic reduction of production and consumption in rich countries, eventually reaching a steady state that operates within Earth’s biophysical limits.  The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, in Chapter 5 of its latest report on Mitigation of Climate Change, has called for……

Worship Sharing on the Peace Testimony

Photo by Mathias P.R. Reding on Pexels.com On the 16th, 85 Friends from states across the country gathered for a two-hour long meeting that saw many meaningful messages rise out of the silence. Both prior to and after that session, Wayne Finegar from Quaker House heard from people who had been unable to participate due……

Yemen End War Vigil

FRIDAY March 25th 5PM-6:30PMSouth Carolina StatehouseMain & Gervais, Columbia, SC March 25th marks 7 years of war in Yemen, the forgotten war. While the US no longer participates in offensive actions taken by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in Yemen, it still supplies arms, intelligence and logistical support, fueling the violence.  Millions of……

Testimony and Ukraine War

Photo by Nandhu Kumar on Pexels.com Quaker House is hosting an online Meeting for Sharing on Wednesday, March 16 at 7:00pm. Friends are invitedto join to share their thoughts and discernment about the Peace Testimony of Friends in light of the recent eventsin Ukraine. If there is a large response, we will move into smaller……