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Employment – Church

  • LEAD PASTOR — active, vibrant, urban, progressive, Anabaptist congregation seeks three-quarter to full-time pastor to help facilitate our efforts to experience and bring the peace and social justice of Jesus to our community and world. Located 30 minutes from Washington, D.C., Daniels Runs Peace Church is a growing multicultural and multi-generational congregation of 25-30 members, mostly employed in service type professions. Candidate preferably good with young families, willing to live in this area, able to represent us to our community and able to maintain the connections we have ecumenically. Resumes to glen.denlinger@gmail.com  www.danielsrunpeacechurch.org (4-6)
  • PREACHING PASTOR and Family Minister with Young Family Focus — Aurora, Colo. Peace Mennonite church seeks a dynamic pastor to outreach and draw in young families and care for supportive members. https://bit.ly/2Sr9e7N. (5-7)
  • SOUDERTON MENNONITE Church, Souderton, Pa., is seeking a full-time Youth Pastor/Director — someone passionate about serving Jesus, helping young people grow in knowing Him and developing as leaders in the church and mission field. Will also consider two part-time positions. SMC has an average attendance of 325, with 80 middle school and high school youth. For more info: https://soudertonmennonite.org/job-opportunities. (5-7)
  • RAINBOW MENNONITE Church, Kansas City, Kan., seeks a Director of Faith Formation and Youth Ministries (.75 FTE) who will support the spiritual and pastoral mission of the church by guiding and leading the congregation in connecting younger congregants (birth-college) and their families to worship, serve and learn opportunities at Rainbow and beyond. We also seek an Outreach Ministries Coordinator (.25 FTE) who will guide and equip the congregation in maintaining connections between Rainbow Mennonite and the surrounding Rosedale neighborhood through community outreach opportunities. RMC is a welcoming congregation and a member of Western District Conference. Visit rainbowmennonite.org for qualifications and application information. (6)
  • SPRINGS MENNONITE Church, Springs, Pa., an active, well-organized, supportive congregation, is praying for a full-time pastor who will compassionately lead, teach and help us as we grow together in peace, fellowship and shared ministry to people of all ages. We are part of the Allegheny Mennonite Conference with an average attendance of 100. Located in southern Somerset County, we are close to the Mason-Dixon line, near the highest point in Pennsylvania, with some of the most beautiful countryside in the Appalachian Mountains. This area boasts many large recreational areas complete with hiking, biking, skiing, fishing and boating. We are a rural and affordable area, yet not far from many key sites in Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia and Virginia. Please submit resumes to Doug Berg, search committee chairman, dougberg@zoominternet.net; or Conference Minister, David Mishler, davem@alleghenymennoniteconference.org. (6-8)

Employment – School

  • MAJOR GIFT OFFICER. Goshen College invites applications for a full-time Major Gift Officer. For further details and to apply, go to www.goshen.edu/employment. (3-6)
  • ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE Professor of English. Goshen College invites applications for a full-time English Professor to teach literature and writing courses beginning in August 2019. Candidates with the following specialties preferred: World and Multi-Ethnic literatures, Early British or American Literature. Experience teaching Creative Writing is desirable. To apply, go to www.goshen.edu/employment/. (4-7)
  • FRESNO PACIFIC University is seeking an Associate Dean in our School of Humanities, Religion and Social Sciences. Responsibilities will include General Education, Honors Program and First Year Experience. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers. (6-7)
  • HESSTON COLLEGE seeks candidates for Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The CFO reports to the President and oversees the management of Hesston College’s overall financial position, including debt and asset management, annual budget and financial planning, and forecasting. The CFO holds primary responsibility for data management and analysis as it relates to the institution’s strategic direction. This position also provides strategic direction and leadership for the support services of Hesston College (Business Office, Human Resources, Information Technology, Campus Facilities, Food Services, and the Bookstore). Preferred background includes a master’s degree in finance or a related field, and five (5) years’ experience in a financial position that shows progression in setting and managing budgets, debts/assets management, creating/analyzing financial reports, and forecasting. Minimum qualifications for this position include a bachelor’s degree in finance or a related field and at least five (5) years in a position of relevant experience. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to Christian higher education and the mission and values of Hesston College. To apply, send a letter of interest and resume to joinus@hesston.edu. EOE. (6)

Travel

  • ENCOUNTER CUBA in an up-close and personal people-to-people experience sponsored by the MEDA Sarasota Chapter. Explore this fascinating country that’s been off-limits to most Americans for more than 50 years. Led by expert Cuban guides, you’ll experience the sights and sounds of Cuba and see Cuban life through the eyes of artists, chefs, entrepreneurs, students, medical practitioners, farmers, senior citizens and more on this unique and affordable adventure. Date is Nov. 9–16, 2019. Scholarships available for full-time students and recent graduates. For further information contact MEDA.Sarasota.Cuba@gmail.com or 574-849-2751. (5-9)
  • SEE THE WORLD-FAMOUS Oberammergau Passion Play in Bavaria, Germany, in 2020. Join tour host Pastor Weldon Martens of Grace Hill Mennonite Church of Whitewater, Kan., on a 10-day tour to Germany, France and Switzerland, Aug. 15-25, 2020. We will see the Swiss Alps, the Black Forest, Neuschwanstein Castle and enjoy a Rhine River Cruise. Tour limited to 25 travelers — 11 spots remain. See the tour brochure and register at www.travelwithweldon.com or contact Pastor Weldon for a brochure or information at weldon.martens@gmail.com or 402-202-9276. Register Now! (5-9)

Employment – General

  • EASTERN MENNONITE Missions seeks one or two individuals to serve as regional representative(s) for East Africa. Develop and shape the overarching goals and strategies for the region, oversee EMM persons who live within the region, and maintain relationships with national partners. Applicants must be willing to live in Nairobi, Kenya. This long-term assignment is available May 2019. Apply at emm.org/serve. (4-6)
  • MB FOUNDATION, with $200 million under management, seeks candidates for the Chief Development Officer position located in Fresno, Calif. For additional information, go to http://bit.ly/MBFoundation-CDO, www.dba-search.com, or contact Ron Infinger at ron@dba-search.com. (5-7)
  • LOMBARD MENNONITE Peace Center, Lombard, Ill., seeks a full-time Assistant Director. The position requires training and experience in conflict transformation and mediation, with a strong interest in other Christian peace and justice issues. Contact rblackburn@LMPeaceCenter.org for a full ministry description and application materials. (6-7)
  • MENNONITE DISASTER Service (MDS) is seeking a full time Administration & Finance Manager that will oversee controller functions for administration and financial management and reporting. This role is based in Lititz, Pa. Applicants must be active in an Anabaptist church and committed to the Anabaptist faith and peace position. See the full job description at http://mds.mennonite.net/who-we-are/employment. Resumes may be sent to jobs@mds.mennonite.net or MDS, Attn: Human Resources, 583 Airport Rd., Lititz, PA 17543. Review of resumes begins immediately. Recruitment continues until the position is filled. (6-7)

Service Opportunities

  • GRADUATE STUDENTS in Healthcare Professions: Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship (MHF) offers educational grant funding for Anabaptist students to learn and serve in cross-cultural mission/service settings in developing countries. Deadline for 2019-20 academic year is May 15, 2019. For details and application form, visit www.mennohealth.org/student_term, email info@mennohealth.org or call 1-888-406-3643. (4, 6, 8)
  • SUMMER HOSTING OPPORTUNITY. Volunteer hosts needed for The House of Yoder, located in the beautiful hills of Garrett County, Md. Volunteer for one week or more. Your hosting services provide you free living in the cozy apartment located in The House. Application forms and hosting information may be obtained from: The House of Yoder Hosting Program, c/o Mayla H. Yoder, 2274 Salco Road, Berlin, PA 15530, 814-267-3383, and also from The House of Yoder website: www.houseofyoder.org. (6-8)
  • HOSPITALITY SERVICE Opportunity at the International Guest House on Kennedy Street in Washington, D.C., beginning June 2019. Applicants (single or couples) need only be open to learning from other volunteers and guests. The shared responsibility of all volunteers is to maintain a well-run community: cleaning, cooking, gardening, changing lightbulbs, and interacting with others at breakfast or evening tea. Because training requires two weeks we ask short-term volunteers to commit to a minimum of six weeks. Free room and board with two days off per week. IGH is a 50-year-old ministry of the Allegheny Mennonite Conference. For more information or an application, contact Sara at sfretzgoering@yahoo.com or call IGH at 202-726-5808. (6-7)

Available

  • GOESSEL, KAN., guest housing —  Menno Haus. Email or call for brochures, jtoews62@gmail.com or 620-367-8257. (2-14)
  • NORTH NEWTON Guest Housing — Serenity Silo, Barnview Cottage, Woodland Hideaway. 316-283-5231; www.vadasnider.com. (21-7)