We are a Quaker Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, affiliated with Lake Erie Yearly Meeting of the Friends General Conference (FGC). We meet for silent unprogrammed worship at 10:30 AM every first day (Sunday) at the Browne Center on the campus of Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
World Quaker Day 2020- Grand Rapids Friends Meeting celebrated World Quaker Day this year by Zoom, with fellowship and a group photo following our Meeting for Worship on Sunday morning. There were 12 of us in attendance, and 10 stayed for the picture taking. Most of our fellowship centered around sharing about different experiences each of us has… Read More >
Psalm for 2020-“And the people stayed home. And read books, and listened, and rested, and exercised, and made art, and played games, and learned new ways of being, and were still. And listened more deeply. Some meditated, some prayed, some danced. Some met their shadows. And the people began to think differently. “And the people healed. And,… Read More >
Virtual Meeting for Worship by Zoom-Friends, In keeping with current public health policy, our first ever virtual Meeting for Worship on Zoom was held on Sunday, March 22nd. We had about 30 people in attendance, from both Grand Rapids Meeting and Holland Meeting, with a few attending from out of state. Thank you to those who attended, for being there… Read More >