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Employment — School

  • ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE Professor of Music. Goshen College seeks an instrumental conductor for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position starting August 2015 to conduct the Goshen College Symphony Orchestra. We particularly seek candidates with El Sistema experience or interest, a passion for outreach to area schools, and a belief in music education as a powerful tool for social change. Doctorate in Conducting or Music Education (or ABD) preferred; other exceptional experiences considered. Strong musicianship and conducting skills and experience teaching music required. For further details and to apply, see the job posting at (6-7)
  • EASTERN MENNONITE University is seeking applicants for an Associate Director of Development and Director of Planned Giving. The full-time Associate Director of Development and Director of Planned Giving is responsible for strengthening the financial future of Eastern Mennonite University by promoting, encouraging and facilitating planned gifts, including but not limited to bequests, gift annuities and other forms of deferred giving. He/she will identify, initiate contact and build and maintain relationships with donors and supporters independently and in collaboration with associate directors, executive director of development, VP for advancement and president. He/she also acts as an associate director responsible for encouraging annual and capital giving in an assigned region. Bachelor’s degree required. Degree or certification in accounting, law or financial or philanthropic planning preferred. Must be willing to travel, some evenings/weekends required. Submit application, cover letter, resume and three references to: For more information visit our website at Persons who bring diversity are encouraged to apply. EOE. (7)
  • VICE PRESIDENT for Admissions — Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) invites applications for the Vice President for Admissions to begin July 1, 2015, or before. The Vice President will lead and manage all aspects of admissions, and will have specific responsibilities for leading and managing student recruitment in a way fully integrated with student life, academic programs, business affairs, athletics, communications, and advancement. For qualifications, job description and application requirements see Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  EOE/AA. (7-9)

Employment — General

  • CROOKED CREEK CHRISTIAN CAMP of Washington, Iowa, is seeking an experienced and energetic Food Service Manager available mid-May 2015. This position provides overall leadership to the camp kitchens year-round and would include extending our reputation of great hospitality and great food to our guests. The full job description can be viewed at For more information or to submit your resume, please email or contact Tim Friesen at 319-653-3611. (6-7)
  • HARVEST HELP needed for 2015 run May-November. CDL required. Non-alcoholic, non-smoking environment. Call Sid 717-360-1590. (7-10)

For Sale – Books

  • MENNONITE ENCYCLOPEDIA: Four volumes, 1973, very good condition. $50 plus $10 postage. Order by check: Werner Will, 3604 Kingsbury Pl, Missoula, MT 59808 email (5-7)
  • MENNONITE FAMILY HISTORY, Volume 1995 to 2010.  $20.  Reply to (7-9)


  • NORTH NEWTON, Serenity Silo and Woodland Hideaway guest apartments, daily rentals. Email or call for brochures:, 316-283-5231. (4-16)
  • PHOENIX MENNO Guest House Bed and Breakfast welcomes families and business guests coming to the Phoenix area.  Call 623-847-0314 or email (5-14)

Employment – Church

  • SHALOM MENNONITE Church in Newton, Kan., seeks a full-time lead pastor. The ideal candidate will be strongly committed to Anabaptist theology and values and be experienced in planning and leading worship, carrying administrative leadership responsibilities and guiding ministry formation. Shalom Mennonite Church is a vibrant, progressive congregation that embraces diversity. For more information and to apply visit (5-7)
  • SOUDERTON MENNONITE Church seeks a lead pastor with strong Anabaptist theology and preaching skills, as well as a seminary degree. Ideally, this person will have direct experience in leading a talented, multi-member pastoral team and will be comfortable in a multi-dimensional congregational setting. Additionally, the candidate will have demonstrated success in community outreach, as well as a passion for both inspiring and connecting with membership to enable them to effectively draw the unchurched to Christ. For further information, please contact Search Committee Chair, Ed Brubaker ( Additional details about SMC and the job posting can be found on our website at (5-10)
  • SEEKING A PART-TIME bivocational Pastor for a small congregation in a Northern Lower Michigan resort community. Contact: Maple River Mennonite Church: Stan Kauffman, 231-330-1661, or Heidi Burkhart, (5-7)
  • PRINCE OF PEACE Mennonite Church, Anchorage, Alaska, is seeking a 50 percent part-time pastor to minister to a small but vibrant congregation. Responsibilities include preaching, spiritual nurturing, and guidance on growth and community outreach, as part of our Anabaptist faith. For more information contact Scott Bushee at (5-8)

Realty Services

  • MOVING TO or from metro Phoenix? Active Adult 55-plus offering: three bedroom/two bath, den, 1,877 square feet in Sun City, $119,000. Buyer broker representation for new home purchases. Call or text F. Jay Shetler, Realtor 602-527-9632, Century 21 Northwest. (4-7)
  • FOR YOUR Real Estate needs in Goshen, Ind., contact Vance of Weaver Realty, 574-533-1124 or (4-16)

Service Opportunities

  • PHOENIX GUEST HOUSE HOST volunteer position opening September 2015. Meet interesting people in a dynamic community setting as well as opportunities to discover the spectacular sights of Arizona and the southwest. Responsibilities include managing the 10 bedroom center and giving leadership to the SOOP program during fall and winter months.  Minimum one year assignment; two years preferred. Visit our website at Contact: Marlin Hersh­berger at 602-820-7379 or (5-7)

Coming Events

  • CONNECTING FAMILIES-East Retreat May 15-17 at Laurelville Mennonite Church Center. Hear Loren L. Johns on “Communicating a Theology of Holy Inclusion.” Loren is professor of New Testament at Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary in Elkhart, Ind. Connecting Families welcomes LGBT people and their families and allies to a weekend of sharing common thoughts regarding sexual minority issues as they affect families, friends and churches. To request registration materials email (7)


  • VISIT EUROPE the Mennonite Way! Multiple Hotel Tours focusing on Mennonite-Anabaptist history in Holland, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Poland and Ukraine. Organized by Mennonite Her­itage Tours, (21-14)
  • CHRISTMAS MARKETS IN GERMANY! Dec. 4-10, 2015. Munich, Neuschwan­stein, Oberammergau, Rothenburg and Nuremberg. $2,950 from Chicago. Full itinerary at or call Weldon Martens at 402-202-9276. (6-15)