Resources on Leadership

Here are documents created by Quaker organizations related to leadership.

  • "Handbook for Young Friends' Leaders: A Guide for Organizing Young Friends' Activities," Aug. 1940 (PDF)
  • "Consultation of Friends on Ministry: Discerning, Nurturing, Recording and Releasing," Nov. 1981 (PDF)
  • "Friends Consultation on Eldering," Dec. 1982 (PDF)
  • "Friends Consultation on Discernment," Dec. 1985 (PDF)
  • "Friends Consultation on Friends in Business: Individual Empowerment and Corporate Effectiveness," Nov. 1994 (PDF)
  • "Queries to Guide Decision-Making Regarding New Policies and/or Initiatives," from the Mission/Margin Task Force, The Hickman, May 2010 (PDF)
  • "A Strategic Approach to Leadership Transitions," Patrick Sanaghan, Nancy Aronson and Jane Mack, Sept. 2010 (PDF)
  • "Business Practice, Spiritual Practice, and Leadership: Blurring Boundaries & Foraging for Insights," Thomas H. Jeavons, August 11, 2012 (PDF)
  • "Doing the Unspeakable: Identifying, Developing, and Supporting Leadership among Quakers," Thomas H. Jeavons, 2006 (PDF)
  • "Leadership: Can It Be Taught?" ESR Leadership Conference 2011, Jay Marshall, August 14, 2011 (PDF)
  • "Powerful Beyond Measure: Trusting the Call to Leadership," PYM Annual Meeting, Jay Marshall, July 30, 2011 (PDF)
  • "Can We, Should We, Market our Faith?" ESR Leadership Conference 2013, Thomas H. Jeavons, August 17, 2013 (PDF)