Everyone’s task: Carrie Comfort says all Friends should play their part in eldership

‘It’s a ministry laid by love, not by appointment.'

'Nurturing the flame can mean feeding it – feeding the spiritual capacity and energy of the Meeting, and the individual Friends there.' | Photo: Markus Spiske, Unsplash

Eldership is everyone’s task. As one of Britain Yearly Meeting’s local development workers, I’ve become convinced of that.

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