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Employment – General

  • EASTERN MENNONITE Missions is searching for a collaborative, mission-hearted, change leader to be its next president. This person will be spiritually passionate about living a life that is being transformed by Christ. The president will serve as a collaborative leader who can work with teams and a broad constituency. The EMM presidential search team will be receiving applications through July 31, with a goal of recommending a candidate to the EMM Board by November. Learn more about this exciting opportunity at emm.org/presidentialsearch. (12-15)
  • LMC BISHOP, Great Lakes East District. The Discernment Committee for the above district is seeking candidates for Bishop. The position is 15 percent time, with hopes that this could increase to 25 percent time as the district grows. Salary will be based on the standard guidelines with additional benefits for mileage and continuing education. This position is primarily pastoral in nature, providing support to the district leaders in the form of care, resourcing, conflict resolution, counsel and leadership development. The Great Lakes East District of LMC currently includes seven congregations: Five congregations in Eastern Ohio, one in Western Pennsylvania and one in Western New York. Inquiries can be made in confidence to sweaver@lmcchurches.org. (12-14)
  • THE MENNONITE HERITAGE Center, Harleysville, Pa., is seeking a full time Executive Director who supports our mission of “educating, inspiring and witnessing to the church and community by collecting, preserving and sharing the Anabaptist/Mennonite story.” This leadership position will include responsibility for fundraising, budget oversight, expanding community relationships, supporting and articulating Anabaptist history, and staff supervision. To learn more about our organization, see mhep.org. Annual compensation of $55,000 to $65,000 plus competitive benefits will be offered considering experience and education. Please send resume, including phone number, to edsearch@mhep.org. Interviews will begin August 2020. Start date planned for early fourth quarter of 2020. (14-15)
  • TAGUA FAIR TRADE seeking experienced retail manager for expanding nonprofit fair trade gift store in Fresno, Calif. Engage your retail expertise to work for social justice. Details at taguafairtrade.org. (14)

Employment – Church

  • LOMBARD MENNONITE Church seeks a half-time Pastor of Christian Formation with a strong commitment to Anabaptist values and theology, including peace and justice. The primary focus will be to work with the congregation as a whole in the area of Christian formation, with a particular emphasis on the youth. Graduate theological work or an M.Div. degree (or equivalent) strongly preferred. Racial-ethnic minority candidates and/or individuals with cross-cultural or international experience are encouraged to apply. LMC is a member of the Illinois Mennonite Conference and the Mennonite Church USA. We are a vibrant Anabaptist congregation in the western suburbs of Chicago, whose members come from diverse Christian backgrounds. Position open immediately. Interested persons should contact pastoralsearch@lombardmennonite.org. (12-17)
  • FIRST MENNONITE CHURCH, Indianapolis, Ind., is seeking a full-time pastor with excellent preaching skills and experience or ability to serve as part of a pastoral team. We follow MC USA salary and benefit guidelines and are located in a large, thriving city. Full job description is found at MC USA pastoral positions or at indymenno.org. Contact Robin Helmuth, search committee chair, at drhpath@gmail.com. (12-14)
  • BELMONT MENNONITE Church, Elk­hart, Ind., is seeking to fill a full-time pastoral position. The person hired will be a visionary leader who excels at preaching, teaching, and relating to all ages. They will be firmly rooted in Anabaptist-Mennonite belief and practice, preferably holding an M.Div. or equivalent, and have training in two of the following areas: Mission, Faith Formation, Worship, or Community Life. BMC is a vibrant, multi-age congregation with an average attendance of 150. We are serious about worship, and yet we welcome new ideas. We are engaged in our community, but we wonder if there is more we could be doing. We are passionate about caring for each other, and we are always looking for new ways to create community. We are a member of Indiana-Michigan Conference. Contact Sharon Witmer Yoder, 574-304-9418/cplt@im.mennonite.net with inquiries. (14-16)
  • ZION MENNONITE Church, near Harrisonburg, Va., is seeking a full-time Lead Pastor. Job description can be found at zmcva.org. We follow MC USA salary and benefit guidelines. Position open immediately. Interested persons should contact Paul Leaman at leamanp@emhs.net. (14-17)

Lodging

  • NORTH NEWTON Guest Housing — Serenity Silo, Barnview Cottage, Woodland Hideaway. 316-283-5231; www.vadasnider.com. (8-17)