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Friends Theological College Principal Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: PRINCIPAL FRIENDS THEOLOGICAL COLLEGE Friends United Meeting—Kaimosi, Kenya Qualifications: • Growing and vibrant Christian faith and experience • Deep experience and understanding of Friends faith and practice • Extensive leadership experience in an academic setting • Staff management and supervision ability • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills • Excellent verbal and written communication skill • Willingness and availability to…

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Friends Theological College Principal Position Announcement

Friends United Meeting Position Announcement Principal, Friends Theological College – Kaimosi, Kenya Friends United Meeting is currently seeking qualified candidates who may be sensing a call to serve as Principal of Friends Theological College in Kaimosi, Kenya. The Principal serves as the chief administrative executive at this Quaker college which focuses on training and preparing effective pastoral ministers and other church leaders…

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Bridging The Gaps: A Retreat For Those Who Care For Youth And Young Adults

          Explore what it means to practice ongoing care for and ministry to our youth and young adults. What does it look like to lead a sustainable lifestyle, avoiding burnout while caring for younger Friends? What does it mean to experience the Sabbath rest that Jesus offers us (Matthew 11:28-30)? This retreat features times of worship…

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Friends United Meeting Announces New Global Ministries Director

Dear Friends United Meeting community: As many of you know, we have been holding a search process for a new Richmond-based, Global Ministries Director for the past few months. A search team was assembled including Friends from Kenya, Iowa, New England and Indiana who helped me in the work of screening candidates and participating in the interviews of our finalists….

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A Preliminary Report of the 40 Days of Prayer & Day of Discernment

Received by the General Board of Friends United Meeting on February 9, 2013 The Restructuring Committee of Friends United Meeting is thankful to the many Friends who joined in the “40 Days of Prayer for the Future of Friends” and participated in the Day of Discernment. The committee considers it a blessing to review the reports and responses received from…

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FUM News In Brief

College Prep Students at Ramallah Friends School Make 300 Points of Growth on SAT Scores By Michael Madormo, RFS English Teacher Over 130 students learned how to improve their SAT scores, how to apply for colleges and explore their goals and dreams for the future during the past two summers in the “I Know I Can” College Prep Academy. Students…

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Staff Changes at FUM Office in Richmond, Indiana

Change is in the air at the Friends United Meeting office in Richmond, Indiana! While most are good changes, some have caused a few, temporary inconveniences. FUM is in the midst of updating and improving the organization’s computer system. Along the way, there has been a few glitches that have slowed some of our work and resulted in some lost…

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Weekly Devotional And Prayer Requests – December 14-20, 2012

The Desert Dweller He has lived in the desert so long that all of its moods have long since become a part of the daily rhythm of his life. But it is not that fact that is of crucial importance. For many years it has been his custom to leave a lighted lantern by the roadside at night to cheer…

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 40: FUM Day of Discernment

A GREAT PEOPLE TO BE GATHERED — IN CHRIST, IN COMMUNITY, FOR MISSION FUM Day of Discernment Over the past forty days, many of us in the Friends community have joined together in an intense and intentional season of prayer, listening, and conversation. We trust this time has enriched and enlivened your experience of Christ. We pray it has deepened…

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40 Days of Prayer – Day 39: Gathered for Mission

Friends United Meeting On each Saturday of the 40 Days of Prayer for the Future of Friends, we focus on some particular people and projects central to the shared work and witness of FUM. At the start of this 40 Days of Prayer for the Future of Friends, you were encouraged to imagine possibilities arising from the several hundreds of…

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