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This Sunday, June 16, 2019
10:00 am
" Walking Alongside Our Youth in Milwaukee "
Pulpit Guest: The Rev. Ron Ballew
Worship Leader: Eddee Daniel

Rev. Ron Ballew engages every day with young people who live with broken minds, bodies, and spirits. Come share in the journey with Rev. Ballew as he explores what it means to work with this community.

Music today from Jen Nicolosi,
Lead Music Director. 
CHURCH LIFE
This Father’s Day,
we want to honor those who love, mentor, and care — even if they’re not a biological father.

Thank you to all who continue to step up and commit to being extraordinary, whether or not their called “Dad.” 

Happy Father's Day!
Due to staff vacations, church office hours will be reduced:

The office will be closed
Friday, June 14.

Next week, the office will be open 9:00-3:00 pm on
Tuesday (6/18) and
Thursday (6/20) only. 
Are you wondering about how Unitarian Universalism began?
Wish to learn more
about what UUCW offers?

Register Now
for UU Orientation Class
Three Sundays
July 14, 21 and August 4
11:30 to 1:30 pm
Snacks provided. Childcare available.
Religious Education Registration is Here!

Enroll your children and youth in Religious Education classes
for 2019-20.

Teachers and other adult volunteers are needed. You can help nurture our children's spiritual growth.
Children’s Summer Program
May 26 - Sept. 2, 10 - 11 am
 
Friendship Finders Nursery - 4K
Discover new friends as we read stories, play games, and sing songs.

UU Play! Kindergarten - 5th Grade 
Get ready for games and activities.
SAVE THE DATE:
All-Church Picnic
on Sunday, August 14!
Come celebrate another year of learning, growing, and connecting.

Hot dogs and brats will be cooking on the grill! Look for sign-up opportunities in future e-news
and announcements.
Are you missing something?

Please review the lost and unclaimed items in the Community Room.
All items will be donated on Monday, June 24
FELLOWSHIP & LEARNING
"Beauty, Ugliness & Spirituality"
is the topic for
Tap Roots: A Pub Spirituality Group

Monday, June 24 at 7:00 pm
Benno's
7413 W Greenfield Ave

Join us for dialog, not debate, over deeper philosophical, ethical and theological issues.
Q Youth Club Seeks
Adult Advocates

You can help create a safe space for LGBTQI+ youth from the wider community. Q Youth meets on a Friday from 6-9 pm.

Please apply to be a chaperone!
Summer Solstice Song Circle
Friday, June 21, 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Celebrate the longest day of the year, Summer Solstice, with our songs! Singing is good for your brain, and fun social time, too.
Religious Education Council Potluck
Sunday, June 30
11:45 am to 2:00 pm

The RE Council invites all families and friends of RE to a potluck. Share food, conversation, and ideas about Religious Education as a path to community building. If you’re able to bring a dish to pass, please sign up below. RSVP by June 26.
The Chancel Table Team has dates available for decorating the Chancel Table,
especially this Sunday, June 16 .

Check out last Sunday's Chancel Table decorated by Beth Zaretske. Great job, Beth!
LIVING OUR VALUES
The Dominican Republic Brigadistas thank you for all the donations.
All the received items fit perfectly
into the donated suitcases.

More items, including suitcases,
are needed. Last collection day is this Sunday, June 16.

Bring in the following items to Room UL3:
old suitcases, baseball supplies, summer clothes for kids, shoes, computer disks and CD's, laptop computers, and school supplies.
Earth Ministry Donation Rotation
Offers Outdoor Items

On Sunday, June 30, bring things you use outdoors: Garden tools, outdoor games, BBQ tools, and outdoor decorations.

Anyone can take whatever they want
for free after the service!
Earth Ministry Invites All to Creation Care Network Meeting 
June 23rd at 1:00 pm

Join members of Earth Ministry and members of Waukesha County churches for Creation Care’s Quarterly Meeting. The focus will be
“ Reducing Waste in your Congregation "
All-In-Milwaukee is the Split the Plate Recipient for June and July

 Offering comprehensive support including maximized financial aid, customized advising and career readiness to ensure low-income students complete college and matriculate into the Milwaukee workforce.
Summer Donations Help Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative

Milwaukee Homeless Veterans Initiative aims to provide a new start. A veteran, who used to be homeless, gives sandwiches to a man he found.

Please donate the specific Items that are needed.
Photo of the Week
Wearing rainbow gear in honor of PRIDE, members and friends participated in the Milwaukee Pride Parade after the June 9th service.
Next Sunday, June 23, 2019
10:00 am
" The Human Animal"
Pulpit Guest:
The Rev. Michael A. Schuler
Worship Leader: Steve Frey
  
Our species may have reached the point that it poses a threat to its own survival because we refuse to see ourselves as one animal among many. We’ll consider what it means in the broadest sense to be a “human animal.” 

Beautiful music provided by
YRUU Youth Spencer Harris.
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Come  as  you   are  - leave inspired!