Marcelle  Martin


Marcelle Martin in the author of Our Life is Love: the Quaker Spiritual Journey, published by Inner Light Books. She has led workshops at retreat centers and Quaker meetings across the United States. She was the resident Quaker Studies teacher at Pendle Hill for four years, and was a core teacher in the School of the Spirit program, The Way of Ministry. More recently, she was the core teacher for the nine month program, Nurturing Worship, Faith, & Faithfulness, co-sponsored by New England Yearly Meeting and Woolman Hill retreat center. She is the author of the Pendle Hill pamphlets "Invitation to a Deeper Communion" and "Holding One Another in the Light." In 2013 she was the Mullen Writing Fellow at Earlham School of Religion while working on her book. On her blog, A Whole Heart, she writes about spirituality today, taking inspiration from the past to help us find the courage to become all God has created us to be in our day. For more information about her availability to facilitate workshops and retreats, or to give talks and teach classes, visit her website at

Marcelle Martin's Ministries

For more than twenty years, Marcelle Martin has been traveling to teach classes and facilitate workshops related to the spiritual journey, with an emphasis on spiritual practices, Quaker faith, discernment, and supporting faithfulness.  She is the author of