Author Archives: Oswald Norton

Would you like to know about Husein Rofé, one of the first pioneers of Subud?

When my wife and I lived in San Francisco, Husein Rofé would come to visit the group and we’d go out and have dinner together.  He was such a gentle and interesting man and we made a connection. Because of … Continue reading

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Will you Help Subud PNW Grow?

Dear Subud PNW Members, This coming Friday we will be selecting our new committee and regional helper teams.  I thought it would be good to reflect on where we are right now and where we might be able to go. … Continue reading

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Reflections and a request from your regional helpers

Dear Sisters and Brothers of the Pacific Northwest Region, We are now 2 weeks away from our regional congress and we have a request of those of you who pray.  Would you please pray that strong candidates step forward to … Continue reading

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Free Child Care Program at SUSA National and SPNW Congresses

Were you hoping to be able to participate in some national latihans at the SUSA National Congress May 24-28, at the Hilton Hotel in Vancouver, Washington, but don’t have child care? Put your worries aside and come. Free child care … Continue reading

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Why you might consider becoming a regional helper

Dear Brothers and sisters, We have two openings for men and two for women regional helpers for the coming term. In order to provide some insight into what this experience has been like for two of the regional helper team, … Continue reading

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Registration for Subud PNW Congress included in 2018 Subud USA National Congress

Dear Brothers and Sisters of the Subud PNW Region, Did you know that if you register for the Subud USA congress and select the box below you will be registered for the Subud PNW Congress for the same price? The PNW Congress … Continue reading

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Friday General Meeting After Latihan

Please join us THIS Friday, March 9th, 2018, for our SGS general meeting at our eastside facilities (Bellevue First Congregational United Church of Christ 11061 NE 2nd St Bellevue, WA 98004) The meeting will happen after Latihan. You can find … Continue reading

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International Helpers Visit Agenda – Your Choice

The International Helpers are willing to go with the agenda that works for you. What are you curious about?  What would you like to test or ask them about. Does what’s happening internationally concern or interest you? Their comments on … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Services at our Eastside Latihan Facilities

For those of you looking for a Christmas Eve Service, may I recommend First Congregational United Church of Christ where we have our Friday latihans? They have both a children’s 4:30 pm and adult 10 pm service on offer.  The … Continue reading

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Updated International Helpers Visit Pacific Northwest

Pictured above left to right are Mahmud Nestman, Myriam Ramsey, Suzanne Renna and Sjarifruddin Harris Friday, Jan. 12 – Subud Greater Seattle – Eastside facility Group Dinner at 6 pm with Subud Members at Pogacha Restaurant in Bellevue (See Halstein Stralberg … Continue reading

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