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Employment – Church

  • CONSIDER A MOVE to the tree-covered hills of southern Indiana! Paoli Mennonite Fellowship, a 40-household, diverse congregation, is looking for a one-quarter-time Pastor of Youth Formation to focus on youth and tend to spiritual, social, relational and emotional needs while integrating them into the life of the congregation. The ability to both develop meaningful relationships and give leadership and attention to program needs are important skills. Understanding of teens, a commitment to Anabaptist faith understandings, and a background in faith formation or social work is desired. Please direct inquiries to Rebecca Kauffman, mennos.paoli@gmail.com or 812-653-4140; or confmin@mcusacdc.org. (10-12)

Employment – School

  • FRESNO PACIFIC University is seeking an Assistant/Associate Professor of Spanish who can function as a generalist. Possible specialties include Peninsular or Latin American literature. Candidates must be able to teach intermediate and advanced courses which include culture, language, critical theory, and research. The faculty member will be expected to engage in scholarly activity, contribute to ongoing program assessment and evaluation, and advise students. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers. (10-11)
  • HESSTON COLLEGE seeks nursing faculty to provide clinical instruction for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. Opportunities for full-time (nine-month) or part-time employment are available. Nursing faculty qualifications include a minimum of two years experience as an R.N., current Kansas nursing license, ability to create a supportive teaching/learning environment and commitment to Christian higher education and the mission and values of Hesston College. Applicants must hold the minimum of a master’s degree with a major in nursing and have clinical experience/ competence in medical/surgical or critical care settings. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Positions may be filled at any time that excellent candidates are identified and specific needs are met. To apply, send letter of interest, application at http://www.hesston.edu/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/employment_application.pdf, curriculum vitae or resume, and original transcripts to Marlene Boese, assistant to the vice president of Academics, Box 3000, Hesston, KS 67062, marleneb@hesston.edu. EOE. (10-11)
  • BETHEL COLLEGE seeks a full-time Director of Development. This position is instrumental in building and maintaining positive relationships across multiple institutional constituent groups that translate to financial support of College initiatives. For full job responsibilities and application details see www.bethelks.edu/why-bethel/people/career-opportunities/. EOE/AA. (11)

Employment – General

  • BISHOP SEARCH: The Bishop Search Committee is now receiving applications for the role of bishop-overseer in the Lebanon-Manheim Districts. Responsibilities will include an emphasis on being a pastor to pastors and on empowering congregations for missional engagement. Persons interested in applying can please contact Keith Weaver at kweaver@lancasterconference.org or 717-293-5246 ext. 101. (10-13)
  • LONG’S CONTRACTING Inc., Carpenters/Framers Needed. Currently hiring carpenters to frame custom homes in Harrisonburg, Va. Full time/year round. Benefits include overtime, paid holidays, paid vacation and potential bonuses. Pay based on experience. Entry-level and experienced applicants welcome. Must have reliable transportation. Contact us at 540-689-0318 or email resume to framingjob@verizon.net. (11-13)
  • THE BOARD OF OHIO MCC Activity Center of Kidron, Ohio, is searching for a full-time executive director to assume responsibilities on Dec. 1, 2017. The director’s responsibilities largely entail giving direction to the MCC Connections Thrift Shop, which has three additional full-time paid staff and over 300 active volunteers. The candidate must show a capacity for administering staff and volunteers and for overseeing the finances of the operation. The search committee is looking for a candidate who has an “MCC mind set” and actively supports the worldwide mission of MCC. Inquiries and resumes may be directed to Larry Augsburger, at ljaugsburger@embarqmail.com, or 330-600-7090, or 5159 Kidron Road, Apple Creek, Ohio, 44606. Res­umes must be submitted by July 31, 2017. (11-13)

Coming Events

  • INDIVIDUALS INVOLVED in health-related professions are invited to the annual gathering of Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship, June 23-25 at Laurelville Mennonite Church Center in Mount Pleasant, Pa. The theme of this year’s gathering is “Creating Healing Environments,” and features several speakers, as well as a children’s program. Co-sponsored by Mennonite Chaplains Association. More details and registration at mennohealth.org/events/gathering. (10-11)

Travel

  • ENCOUNTER CUBA in an up close and personal people-to-people experience. Explore this fascinating country that’s been closed to most Americans for more than 50 years. Sponsored by the MEDA Sarasota Chapter, this unique and affordable adventure will focus on the arts and culture of Cuba. Dates are Dec. 2-9, 2017, and March 17-24, 2018. For further information contact JB Miller at MEDA.Sarasota.Cuba@gmail.com or 574-849-2751. (11-13)

Available

  • NORTH NEWTON Guest Housing — Serenity Silo, Barnview Cottage, Woodland Hideaway. Email or call for brochures: vadasnider@cox.net, 316-283-5231. (4-16)
  • STAUFFER IN THE PINES, two classic log cabins in the mountains near Pike’s Peak. Open May-September. Fully furnished, great views, fireplaces, grills, microwaves and televisions. Three-day minimum, no smoking, pets or credit cards. 719-684-9360, www.staufferpines.com. (9-11)