Llandrindod Quaker Meeting

FAQuestions

Frequently Asked Questions


Roles of people in the Meeting

  1. What is the role of the Clerk?

    The Clerk reads or circulates notices. S/he also convenes Meetings for Worship for business, drafting Minutes to reflect what has been discerned, and distributing Minutes and notices between meetings.   The Assistant Clerk may also carry out these tasks.

  2. What is the role of Elders?

    Elders are responsible for nurturing the spiritual life of the meeting. In our Meeting they are also called Spiritual Carers.

  3. What is the role of the Overseer?

    Overseers are responsible for the pastoral care of people who attend the meeting. In our Meeting whey are also called Pastoral Carers.

  4. What is the role of the Doorkeeper?

    Doorkeeper opens the Meeting House about 15 minutes before Meeting, to greet people as they arrive, make sure the heating is on if necessary, bring flowers and milk, switch on the hearing loop, and do any other jobs as listed

  5. What is the role of the Librarian?

     Librarian oversees the buying, arranging, and borrowing of books.    There is a book for borrowers to record titles and dates of books borrowed and returned. 

  6. What is the role of the Treasurer?

    Treasurer: looks after the finances of the Meeting, and is responsible to Area Meeting for sending a stated amount (Quota) annually, keeping the Meeting’s Accounts and a record of Collections.

  7. What are Charity Collections?

    Charity Collections are usually organised by another member or attender for causes agreed by the Meeting

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Tech - questions

  1. Can anybody post to the website?

    In order to post to the web site you need to be registered at the web site. Every time you would like to post to you need to sign in first.

    If you are registered you can post to the forum - in the forum Tech sector  you can find information how to do it.

    Please note that most of members can post comments only. If you are an Administrator you can post to the News, Calendar and other main sites. Please contact Admin for details.

  2. Who can apply to register on the website?

    Registration is open to Members and Attenders of the Llandrindod & Pales Quaker Meeting, ie people who attend Meeting for Worship and so are in the Book of Members and Attenders (or who have asked to be included in the following year). If in doubts please contact web Administrator for details.

  3. What if I can't see the content of the page?

    To protect our Members&Attenders data some information is available for registered members of the website only. Please use Register link and after the access is granted please sign in to view any unavailable content. Sorry for any inconvience but this is to make our world safer and nicer.

    If you experience any notorious technical  problems please don't hesitate to contact web master (Margo) using the form on the Contact Us page.

  4. What is RSS on the Calendar of Quaker Events web page?

    RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is a standard XML-based format for delivering regularly-updated Internet content. An RSS feed contains a summary and links of the new content on our Calendar of Quaker Events. Visitors can subscribe to the feed and automatically receive updates on their personal computers or mobile phones.

  5. How can I receive updates of Upcoming Events from the Calendar?

    First, you need the application RSS Reader or RSS Aggregator or Newsreader on your computer or mobile phone to display, read and manage RSS feeds. There are a number of RSS Reader applications available for free or commercial use and you can install one of them. Some web browsers have it built-in and ready to use - marked as .

    The next step is to add the link of Rss to your reader. You can find it under the icon  on our Calendar of Quaker Events web page, or copy this: http://dod-quakers.webs.com/apps/calendar/rss/viewUpcomingEventsRSS?calID=5005523

     

    In many cases it is enough to go to the Calendar web page (ie, http://dod-quakers.webs.com/apps/calendar/) on your mobile phone  and confirm adding the link when the icon automatically  appears on the display/screen.

    PS. In most computer browsers, you can simply right click on the rss feed icon , copy the URL which is http://dod-quakers.webs.com/apps/calendar/rss/viewUpcomingEventsRSS?calID=5005523 , and then paste it into the "Add Channel" feature in your RSS reader.

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 25 All Day
Sunday, May 28 at 11:00 AM - 12:01 PM
Sunday, Jun 4 at 11:00 AM - 12:01 PM
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Saturday, Jun 10 All Day

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