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Third Sunday Food Offering Please bring your donations listed on the paper strips for the community in need surrounding Wesley United Methodist Church and the families staying at Valley Children's Hospital.  Or check out this link for items needed: http://www.uufresno.org/index.php/adults/social-justice/food-pantry.  Thanks for helping to make the world a better place! -- from Your Social Justice Coordinating Committee

Meditations for Uncertain Times – Join Rev. Tim and learn several simple and highly effective meditations that can act as a spiritual and personal foundation in these uncertain times. Explore different styles of meditation, including silent, guided, chant, and visual. Beginners and experienced meditators both welcome. Bring a cushion or pillow to sit on, or plan to use a chair. Most of all, bring your beautiful heart and spirit and let’s help each other feel more connected and whole in these times of mass distraction. Thursday, July 6, 10-11:30am OR 7-8:30pm. Contact Katie Hymans at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to register and/or request childcare.

UU Women's Group will meet at Lenore Yousef's home, 7121 N. Teilman, 438-8117 , June 17, 3rd Saturday, 10:00 am.  Subject for discussion will be selected later; light refreshments will be served, and all are welcome. Sylvia Woodburne 696-4720

U.U. Seniors will meet on Tuesday, June 20th from 10 am. until noon in our Sanctuary. The theme of the meeting is "We're Old But We're Bold." We will be discussing and planning Senior church activities for Fall and Spring of 2018.  ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

BookShop News:  "I think there should be a holiday dedicated to reading books.  Everyone drops their schedules, some workplaces are closed, and people are home in bed reading books all day.  National Reading Day, maybe?" (Unknown)  Come browse in the BookShop before or after church!  Susie Parker, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

WINGS: Our numbers went way up this week. Yesterday we delivered to 11 individuals or families for a total of 23 adults and children. Running short of pots and pans, towels, lamps, can openers, double bed sheets and all items in the welcome basket. Call with any questions, Karen Goodman 287-5432l or Bev Fitzpatrick, 355-9717  Thank you.

Part of the Social Justice 3rd Sunday Food Collection that we support goes to Wesley Methodist Church to help feed people in need in their neighborhood.  Wesley needs to purchase a commercial refrigerator approximately  84 inches tall, 60 inches wide and 36 inches deep.  The one they have now is a Hobart that is dying. If anyone has any leads, please contact Steve Sacks This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ECUU will be celebrating Summer Solstice (Litha on the Wiccan wheel of the year) on June 21st at 6:30pm. Enjoy the ritual, discussion about the sabbat, a craft, and snacks afterwards.  For more information, you can contact Cynthia at (559) 593-6195 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit the ECUU Facebook page.

Registration is open for theWalking the Walk Justice Summit & Camp, August 12-16 at Camp de Benneville Pines in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California.  Special guests, Pamela Sparr, Director of Justice Building for the Unitarian Universalist Service Committee (UUSC) and Katia Hansen, President and CEO of Unitarian Universalist Refugee & Immigrant Services and Education (UURISE) will join us. This event brings together justice seeking UU’s for rejuvenating worship, practical skill development, networking and community building. Dozens of workshops will help develop strategies to advance immigrant justice; tackle race, class and cultural divides, address climate change; tackle housing insecurity and more. The four-day format allows for recreation and reflection with friends and family. Children welcome! Register at uujmca.org/walkingthewalk. Scholarships are available.

BookShop News:  "To a bibliophile, there is but one thing better than a box of new books, and that is a box of old ones."  (Will Thomas)  Browse for a book new or old at the BookShop before or after the Sunday service! Susie Parker, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.