Yearly Meeting (YM)

An organization of monthly meetings often regionally close together.  A yearly meeting is comparable to a diocese, except without as much structure or doctrine.

Unprogrammed

Quakers originally eschewed ministers as interfering with direct experience of the Divine.  Raleigh Friends Meeting is unprogrammed.

Second Hour

Raleigh Friends Meeting’s weekly forum or adult education which starts at approximately 11:20 am on First Day.