Open Heart Worship Group

Updated April 22, 2021.

Public worship currently is on hiatus.
Stay tuned for updates!

We gather across geographies and Quaker communities. Co-conveners alternate week-to-week. Joining for part or the whole is welcome!

April Update: Public worship was held through April 17th. From April 24th, there is worship for discernment among the regular participants. So public worship at this time is on hiatus. Please return here for an announcement about its resuming.

Gratitude to conveners from the past season! Ellerie Brownfain (Michigan), Don Campbell (Massachusetts), Paty Constantino (Mexico City), Gervais Frykman (UK), Mey Hasbrook (Maine), Lori Laub (Oklahoma), and Sally Weaver Sommer (Ohio).

Public worship currently is on hiatus.
Return here for updates!

Eastern Time listings:

  • 12:30-1:00pm. Rotating ministries (queries, music, messages).
  • 1:00-2:00pm. Expectant-waiting (unprogrammed) worship.
  • 2:00-2:30pm. Fellowship.

This page, , describes various practices of Quaker worship. Weekly announcements are posted on Facebook; see Sink Down & Rise Up,

The name “Open Heart Worship Group” calls upon us to remember that our worship is rooted in Love:

If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. If I give away all my possessions, and if I hand over my body so that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing.

I Corinthians 13:1-3

This worship group was initiated by Mey Hasbrook (Sojourning Member, Durham Friends Meeting of Maine; Recorded Member, Kalamazoo Friends Meeting of Michigan) as a response to the pandemic in mid-March 2020. Several participants share in coordination and/or convening.

Public worship currently is on hiatus.
Updates are forthcoming!

ZOOM INVITATION: same link and password since April 24th.

**Newcomers need to request the password; please email in advance to meymdhATgmailDOTcom — or contact someone who regularly attends.**

Meeting ID: 895 1873 6471

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