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Ellis Hein
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  • Casper, WY
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Ellis Hein and Keith Saylor are now friends
Steve Hatting and Ellis Hein are now friends
Steve Hatting left a comment for Ellis Hein
"Thank you for the welcome, Ellis. I'm anxious to begin learning more here."
Ellis Hein left a comment for Steve Hatting
"Hello Steve, Welcome to our website! Please feel free to introduce yourself and to participate in discussions, or just read material posted here. Ellis"
Ellis Hein commented on Keith Saylor's blog post Thoughts on the inward sanctuaries and the world's efforts to purge and replace them.
"Keith, Thank you for your comments on Terry Wallace's two part article. What you said reminded me of what we discussed last evening on the Fox Reading Conference call. I am going to quote a couple of paragraphs from "That Thy Candles May…"
12thMo 16
Ellis Hein left a comment for Annette Estella Hein
"Hello Annette, I am glad to see you  joining this site and look forward to any posts you find time to put up here. You could even provide us with an introduction, something more than what your dad used to say, "Ellis Hein, Gate,…"
12thMo 15
Ellis Hein left a comment for Volker Eulering
"Hello Volker, and welcome to the website. I would be glad to hear how the work goes forward in Germany"
12thMo 13
Ellis Hein commented on Patricia Dallmann's blog post Prophetic Faith or Philosophic Idealism
"Pat, There is also an excellent section in Lewis Benson's A Universal Christian Faith (chapter 1 in my copy which  has the original title of Catholic Quakerism) where Lewis discussed some of the same issues you have mentioned. He went on…"
11thMo 25
Ellis Hein left a comment for Stuart Cummings
"Stuart, Welcome to the website. Ellis"
11thMo 21
Ellis Hein left a comment for Jennifer Jones
"Hello Jennifer, and welcome to the NFF website. Please feel free to tell us a bit about yourself. As a member, you can not only read the material here, which any non-member can do, but you are now able to post material. I look forward to reading…"
11thMo 19
Ellis Hein commented on Michael Parkes's blog post Need of validation.
"Michael, you have said, "Who am I to declare to Friends that they are in error? Can I be silent and yet remain true to my God? I would that this be taken from me and given to a more "weighty" Quaker but his will is that to which…"
11thMo 3
Ellis Hein and Michael Parkes are now friends
10thMo 25
Ellis Hein commented on Michael Parkes's blog post Need of validation.
"Michael, No, NO! You are not mistaken. You have come to the truth and the world is howling and raging round about. I am reminded of Fox's experience of how the priests and professors were like the raging sea when he was sent forth to declare…"
10thMo 25
Ellis Hein left a comment for Michael Parkes
"Again, Michael, I like this new poem, Diversity."
10thMo 23
Ellis Hein left a comment for Michael Parkes
"Welcome to the NFF website, Michael. I am looking forward to reading more of what you write. I have been struck with the poem you emailed earlier and hope you will consider posting it here as an "introduction". Feel free to post other…"
10thMo 21
Ellis Hein commented on Patricia Dallmann's blog post A Review of Traditional Quaker Christianity
"Thank you, Pat, for the thorough review of Traditional Quaker Christianity and for pointing out its usefulness for all, Conservative Friends, Liberal Friends, Evangelical Friends, or outside the Quaker tradition all together."
10thMo 9

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In Answer to the Seminar, Different Paths up the Same Mountain

The following epistle of Fox's has a lot to say in answer to the seminar John Gibbs reported on. This epistle clearly points out the difference between the path the early Friends were walking and the "Different Paths..." concept.


In the power of life and wisdom, and dread of the Lord God of life, and heaven and earth, dwell; that in the wisdom of God over all ye may be preserved, and be a terror to all the adversaries of God, and a dread, answering that of God in them…


Posted on 8thMo. 6, 2014 at 15:07

The Grammar of the Gospel

Are you satisfied knowing you or your group proclaims a Christian message rather than the Christian message? The difference between that indefinite article "a" and the definite article "the" is profound. And no, claiming to have the Christian message is not arrogance. It is about our position before Christ and the role he plays in the life of the individual and the life of the Church. A brief listing in the table below makes clear the…


Posted on 7thMo. 8, 2014 at 11:47 — 6 Comments

On a Personal Note

I feel somewhat constrained to share with you-all an incident that portrays the Lord's protection and care. Yesterday I was hurriedly picking cucumbers; I was late and had a lot to get done before I could stop for the day. Consequently I was trying to be quick while at the same time being careful with the vines. My hand parted the leaves in front of me and there at my fingertips lay a coiled rattlesnake. The snake did not move as I withdrew my hand and my person. I had been working near it…


Posted on 9thMo. 10, 2013 at 12:41

The Offices of Christ, Why Are They Important

The following material is taken from an ongoing conversation. But even so, it seemed worth publishing here.

Hello ****,

In our conversations, something has been winking at me off and on. But I have not captured it until now. In all our discussions, I have lost sight of the most important aspect. I apologize for my slowness here.  

What I have neglected concerns the offices or functions of Christ. In so far as I have read and have conversed with others, this is not a…


Posted on 5thMo. 16, 2013 at 13:23

Comment Wall (26 comments)

At 15:23 on 7thMo. 6, 2011, Tom Smith said…

We have been in the Minneapolis area for about a year. My major connection with NFF is that for 3 years we attended Manasquan MM with Lewis Benson. My father was a pastor in Indiana YM (FUM) and a missionary in Jamaica and Kenya. He was a student of Friends history and tried to convey the living Christ 24/7. We moved to NJ after my PhD in Science Ed and became "convinced" "unprogrammed" Friends especially with Lewis and other members there. I have been a member or "active attender" in FGC, FUM, Independent(Beanite), EFCI, and Conservative Meetings.

We are now "retired" near our daughter and her family.

At 12:14 on 7thMo. 7, 2011, Peter Glass said…

Hello Ellis,

I haven't yet met or known about Tom Smith, but am looking forward to perhaps meeting with him.

Thanks for the information!


At 7:28 on 7thMo. 11, 2011, Stuart Masters said…

Dear Ellis,


Thank you for your welcome. Just read your piece on the Lord's Prayer. Appreciated it!





At 2:34 on 7thMo. 22, 2011, Peter Glass said…

Hello Ellis,

b.t.w I emailed Tom Smith, but haven't received a reply yet. I'll track him down somehow, as he sounds like an interesting contact.



At 17:28 on 7thMo. 22, 2011, Allistair Lomax said…

I'll put it to the other members of the site committee to see what they think?

Paul and Mike, any comments to this suggestion?

At 8:54 on 7thMo. 26, 2011, Kenneth Schroeder said…
Hi Ellis. As I am a bit isolated here in Portugal, and have no meeting to attend, I am always looking for other ways to surround myself with Quakers. Aside from the Bible and my Quaker Reader, the internet  seems to be the best way to do that. I am sure NFF will be a help to me, and I hope to contribute to the mission of NFF as well. Thanks for your interest, and I look forward to communicating with you in the future.
At 14:00 on 9thMo. 3, 2011, Peter Kennedy said…
Greetings from Scotland Ellis.  I have been a Quaker for just over 20 years and am saddened that some British Quakers do not seem to be interested in the words of George Fox and the early Quakers, they see them as being secondary to their Quakerism.  How often do we hear the words of early Friends quoted in ministry?  Fox said that Christ had come to teach his people himself, but we rarely hear his teachings or name in ministry either.
At 19:25 on 9thMo. 4, 2011, Peter Kennedy said…
I've been to one NFF meeting a few years back - in Edinburgh.   I work in Employabilty - supporting those with disabilities, mental health or substance misuse to get or maintain their employment.
At 15:53 on 9thMo. 5, 2011, Stephanie Stuckwisch said…

Hi Ellis,

No, it's not my work. It's the abalone inlay on the peghead of my mountain dulcimer. The luthier is Janita Baker.


At 22:35 on 9thMo. 11, 2011, Stephanie Stuckwisch said…
Sorry, Ellis. It's rosewood. The luthier told my walnut is too soft for an inlay.

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