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June 2020 Newsletter

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JUNE 2020 WUUC NEWSLETTER

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In this Issue:

Theme: Compassion
In the Interim
CoVid Reopening Plan
Notes 4 Earth
Worship Team Update
Got comments on or questions about this newsletter? Please email office@wuuc.org

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Theme: Compassion

From the WUUC Worship Team
|n these stressful, isolated and changing times, what can/do we do with our sense of compassion? Maybe it’s compassion for our individual selves that is called for right now, or perhaps focusing on what’s happening within our own community? Whether it comes in the form of sickness and job loss or loneliness, stress and worry, suffering has taken …
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In the Interim

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Goodbyes

Goodbyes
By Reverend Diana L.Smith
Dear Ones,
Each person and thing we have loved leaves its mark on us, and we on it. We forever become part of one another, affecting each other in ways that often continue to unfold for years. Even when we will not see each other anymore, this remains. As does the truth that each goodbye, each loss, stirs up memories …
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Ways to Say Goodbye to Rev. Diana

Rev. Diana will be leaving her ministry at WUUC in June. Covid-19 has challenged us to find safe ways to say goodbye, and the good news is that there are options! Here are some of them:
  • Send Rev. Diana a card, letter or blessing by mailing it to WUUC, P.O. Box 111, Woodinville, WA 98072, or by emailing her, revdiana@wuuc.org, …
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Coronavirus Reopening Plan for WUUC

On May 27, 2020, WUUC’s Board of Trustees adopted a coronavirus reopening plan
As the Board adopted the plan, it affirmed that we are all held in love and covenant, and that we are responsible and accountable to each other. The Board also affirmed its commitment to following best practices and WA State and King County guidelines and regulations.
The plan will be updated …
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Coronavirus Reopening Plan for WUUC

Notes 4 Earth

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Coronavirus – an early warning

Coronavirus – an early warning
By John Hartman
Pandemics like the coronavirus may occur more often when climate change is unabated.
Warming and changing weather patterns shift the vectors and spread of disease. Heavily polluting industries also contribute to disease transmission. Studies have linked factory farming — one of the largest sources of methane emissions — to faster mutating, more virulent pathogens. Similarly, the same populations …
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Worship Team Update

Silver Linings of Online Services

Compiled by Donna Johnson
We asked the congregation to tell us what they like and appreciate about online services. Turns out, there’s a lot to like. Here’s what you said:
Come Together, Right Now
I appreciate having services at all during this time of social isolation. It’s good to feel the connection to a larger community.It has reminded us all how …
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Silver Linings of Online Services

Upcoming Events

June Calendar: https://wuuc.org/calendarevents/

Numerous Zoom meetings are held each week, including opportunities to grow our spirits and opportunities to connect for fun and entertainment. Make special note of the WUUC Annual Meeting on June 14 (via Zoom) to vote on the 2020-21 budget and Board and committee candidates. Please check the calendar link above for the schedule. Contact office@wuuc.org or your facilitator if you need the Zoom link to a meeting.

UPCOMING SERVICES

Bridging, 6/7

Bridging
– Reverend Diana L. Smith
The link to join the online service is: https://bit.ly/3eGdawV
Meeting ID: 986 9136 9540
Password: 659909

Farewells, 6/14

Farewells
– Reverend Diana L. Smith
The link to join the online service is: https://bit.ly/3eGdawV
Meeting ID: 986 9136 9540
Password: 659909

Pride

Pride, 6/21

– Welcoming Congregation Team
The link to join the online service is: https://bit.ly/3eGdawV
Meeting ID: 986 9136 9540
Password: 659909

General Assembly, 6/28

General Assembly
– Elements from GA
Look for the link on the announce list and at wuuc.org

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