ALLIES NEEDED FOR PROTEST OVER PRIDE WEEKEND:  This Friday from 7:30-9:30am, there is an open invitation to join the protest outside the Restored Hope Network conference. RHN focuses on ex-gay ministries, conversion therapy, and believing that sexual orientation can be changed.  More information on the protest and an open invitation can be found here.

INFO SESSION ON TRAVEL TO EL SALVADOR:   This Sunday, June 23rd, join Pastor Jeff for a brief info session at 9:45 in the Creekside Room to learn more about the November 4-10 visit to Cristo de Paz in El Salvador. Get some questions answered and learn more about the trip!

VEAP FOOD SHELF VOLUNTEERING:  Ages 12 through adult are needed for an ECLC group volunteer project in the VEAP warehouse on Friday, July 12th from 2:30-5:00pm. RSVP to ECLC Mission Partner Liaison Michelle C.

CONGREGATIONAL BOOK STUDIES  ECLC will read two books together this summer: Love Big: The Power of Revolutionary Relationships to Heal the World, by Rozella Haydée White (foreword by Nadia Bolz Weber) and I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness, by Austin Channing Brown. Both books are available in stores and online, but we will also have some copies available at church to borrow. Contact Pastor Jay if you would like one. A discussion of Love Big will take place on Tuesday, July 23 at 7:00 pm, and a discussion of I’m Still Here will be Thursday, August 22 at 7:00 pm. Sign up at the sign up center.

GRADES 7-12…Looking for a great summer opportunity?  Youth N’ Power Summer Camp Fun, Dynamic summer camp where you will explore: Leadership, Renewable Energy, STEM, Climate Justice, Hands-on- projects July 1-19 9AM – 2 PM at Redeemer Center for Life (350 Logan Ave N #201 Minneapolis) Brochures available at Information Center.  Contact: Analyah@mnipl.org for more information.