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Quaker conferees ... a view of Quaker conferences, past, present, future - and Indianapolis,
Have a calm Christmas Page 5

The Indianapolis Faith and Life Conference
Three evaluators, holding different viewpoints themselves, agree such conferences of Friends with diverse backgrounds should continue. Page 6

Journey inward
A young Friends minister advocates the practice of Christian meditation - a journey inward-and suggests practical ways to embark on this journey. Page 8

Moment of joy
Christmas! Careful planning can provide atmosphere for a "moment of joy" to occur in the lives of those close to us. Page 10

Quaker higher education
The president of Friends University, Harold C. Cope, suggests some "queries" for each Quaker college and its staff members. Page 11

Meeting life's crises
"God had to use the loss of vision to teach me that sometimes you can see better with one eye than with two." Page 13

Missionary Voice
A lost sheep brought into the fold 14
They know the facts ... but what is He to them? 14
The fire that does not die 16
Miss Nettie's fortune 17

What's New!
Potpourri: I am enthusiastic about Aldersgate,
Bulletin boards at Caldwell, Idaho,
Here's a good hint. Page 18

Regular Features
The Face of the World 4
Friends Write 4
News of Friends 12
The Children's Page 19
Friends Concerns 20
Friends Gather 22
Friends Record 25
Over the Teacup 26
Books 26


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Evangelical Friend, December 1974 (Vol. 8, No. 4)