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CYFYM Minutes 2019

CYFYM Minutes 2019

Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting in Session 2019 Eighth Month, Sixth Day (August 6), 2019 In attendance: Asher Segel-Brown, Sarah and Saloma Owocki, Zaley Warkentin, Wesley Weima, Kailey Trevithick, Caroline Martindale, Lilia Fick, Stephen Ginley, Caileigh Morrison, Maggie Knight, Evelyne Russell, Greg Allan, Harmony Morris, Ian Cotterill, Christopher Paradis, Jackie Bonner, Tim Kitz. 08.06.1 Clerk We approved Evelyne Russell to serve as Clerk for this session. 08.06.2 Freedom of the Meeting We granted freedom of the Meeting to Rebecca Ivanoff…

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CYFYM Minutes 2006

CYFYM Minutes 2006

CYFYM Minutes 2006 6.1 After a brief silence, our clerks, Peter Early and Reykia Fick, opened the meeting with a description of what our business meeting was, both in practice and to them personally. 6.2 Moving on, we reviewed and approved the agenda for the night. 6.3 The acting recording clerk, Alan Tatro, was approved, and Marika Haspeck was named as an alternate recording clerk pending computer issues. We were then asked if anyone had a particular calling to join…

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CYFYM Minutes 2014

CYFYM Minutes 2014

Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting 2014 Minutes Monday, August 11, 9-10. In attendance: Maggie Knight (YAF clerk), Rachel Urban Shipley (associate recording clerk), David Summerhays, Annie Takaro, Thea Walmsley, Shaun Bartoo, Stephen von Schulmann, Misia Robins. Opening worship: The meeting opened with silent worship. The clerk read number 16 from advices and queries: “Do you welcome the diversity of culture, language and expressions of faith in our yearly meeting and in the world community of Friends? Seek to increase your…

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CYFYM Minutes 2015

CYFYM Minutes 2015

Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting Minutes 2015 August 17, 2015 Present: Christina Tellez (co-clerk), Jessica Klaassen-Wright, Rachel Singleton-Polster, Ben Urban Shipley, Mylene DiPenta, Matthew Webb, Misia Robins, David Raymond, Zaley Warkentin, David Summerhays, Rachel Urban Shipley (co-recording clerk), Jonah Egan-Pimblett (co-recording clerk). Regrets: Angelica Dixon (co-clerk), Stephen Robins. 2015.08. 17. 1 Opening Worship                                                      …

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CYFYM Minutes 2016

CYFYM Minutes 2016

Monday August 8, 2016 Present: Keighlagh Donovan (Edmonton), York Dudiak (Edmonton), Maggie Knight (Vancouver), David Raymond (Ottawa), Zaley Warkentin (Winnipeg), Jessica Klaassen-Wright (Saskatoon), Christina Tellez (Halifax), David Summerhays (Montreal) 08.08.1 Worship We opened with worship 2016.08.08.2 Introductions and Agenda Review The clerk gave an introduction to the purpose of a meeting for worship for business. We reviewed the agenda and did a round of introductions. 2016.08.08.2 Naming a recording clerk for this session Many thanks to David Summerhays for offering…

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CYFYM Minutes 2007

CYFYM Minutes 2007

First Sitting Canadian Young Friends Meeting for Worship for Business Monday, August 6th 2007 In Attendance: Kelly Ackerman (Clerk), Marika Haspeck (Recording Clerk), Ellen Cheatley, Steven Dewar-Turcotte, Chris Barfitt, Peter Stevenson, Jessie Thomson, Rachel Singleton-Polster, Reykia Fick, Keith MacGowan, Leah Foy, Christina Tellez, Jaya Kersemayer, Rachel Urban-Shipley, Jesse Husk.   A brief moment of opening worship began our meeting. Agenda review and group introduction. Nominating Committee gave a review of the positions that are currently open for the upcoming CYFYM…

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CYFYM Minutes 2008

CYFYM Minutes 2008

Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting Minutes 2008 August 11-14 Augustana College, Camrose, Alberta 01-11-08-08 We Opened with worship 02-11-08-08 Steven Dewar-Turcotte stepped in for recording clerk. 03-11-08-08 Canadian Yearly Meeting’s Home Mission and Advancement Committee (HMAC) requested for a Young Friend/Young Adult Friend to go for a three-year term, instead of the previous one-year term. Marika Haspeck, our current representative, has said that she would go for the next two years if we decide to approve this. Some Friends thought…

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CYFYM Minutes 2010

CYFYM Minutes 2010

Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting 2010 Canadian Mennonite University Campus Winnipeg, MB Co-Clerks: Peter Stevenson, Rachel Urban-Shipley Recording Clerk: Jessica Klaassen Wright Attending: Chris Abbott, Jonah Egan-Pimblett, Ben Segel-Brown, Grace Egan-Pimblett, Brigid Egan-Pimblett, Chris Barfitt, Jonathan Trofymow, Kevin Abbott, Ebony Campbell, Kimberly Powers, Rachel Singleton-Polster, Daniel Von Schulmann, Melody Powers, Sam Beardsell, Jaya Karsemeyer 01.19.08.10 The Meeting opened with a moment of silence. 02.19.08.10 Peter Stevenson talked about the Canadian Young Friends Yearly Meeting (CYFYM) Fund with the meeting and…

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CYFYM Minutes 2013

CYFYM Minutes 2013

The compiled minutes from CYFYM Meeting for Worship for Business are now available over at the business section of quaker.ca. email hidden; JavaScript is required if you need the password. To find the document, head over to quaker.ca/business, enter the password, and click through the Young Friends Yearly Meeting section.     We’re working diligently to get past years docs up here as well.