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Employment – Church

  • SOUTHERN HILLS Mennonite Church, Topeka, Kan., seeks full-time pastor to lead urban congregation forward in relationship with God through Jesus and in relationship with others in our community and world. Pastoral gifts of preaching and administration will support a congregation already committed to mercy and justice ministries. We aspire to create a safe and welcoming space that attracts a diverse congregation, including young adults and families. Email dougpenn@sbcglobal.net, search committee chair, website: southernhillsmc.org. (26-3)
  • HALF-TIME YOUTH PASTOR — Grace Mennonite Fellowship (gracemennonite@comcast.net) is a vibrant rural congregation of about 200 located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley about 10 miles north of Eastern Mennonite University. Send resumes or inquires to mikeshenk@aol.org or call 540-820-6554. (1-2)
  • 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. (2-4)
  • SHALOM MENNONITE Church, a vibrant, multicultural, urban Anabaptist church seeks a 0.5-0.75 FTE associate pastor to join our pastoral team. This congregation of over 100 is a member of Indiana-Michigan Conference. The focus for this position will be on spiritual development, counseling/pastoral care and peace/justice. El dominio del español sería una ventaja. This part-time position does include benefits, including health insurance. Indianapolis is a city with employment opportunities for a bivocational pastor and educational, cultural and social opportunities for adults and children. Email search@shalommennonite.com for more information. (2-4)

Employment – School

  • FRESNO PACIFIC University is seeking a Faculty in Music. Complete job description and requirements at fresno.edu/careers. (1-2)
  • FRESNO PACIFIC University is seeking a Clinical Faculty, Wilderness Programs Operations Director. Complete job description and requirements at fresno.edu/careers. (2)
  • GOSHEN COLLEGE invites applications for a full-time Department Chair of Nursing at the Associate or Full Professor level to provide leadership to our four Nursing programs and teach in the area of expertise. For further details and to apply go to goshen.edu/employment. (2-5)

Announcement

  • A WONDERFUL NEW Mennonite Church has begun in Cincinnati, Peace Church. 330-556-6643. (25-2)

Help Wanted

  • ORGANIC FAMILY FARM in Pennsylvania seeks help for their upcoming growing season. Seeking like-minded folks with Anabaptist and community values. See savagemountainfarm.com for contact details! (26-4)

Coming Events

  • CONNECTING FAMILIES-East Weekend May 15-17 at Laurelville, a retreat center in the Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania. Ron Adams presenting “Becoming the Whole Church: Moving Beyond Inclusion.” Ron serves as Lead Pastor at Landisville Mennonite Church. The retreat aims to create a space of mutual support for families, friends, and those in the lgbtqi community with the opportunity to meet, share, and worship together. Email connectingfam@gmail.com or call 717-203-1170 to request registration materials. (2, 4)
  • FRIENDS OF SHIRATI, which supports medical and educational work in Tanzania, will hold its annual banquet on Saturday, March 14, at 5:30 p.m. at the Gathering Place in Mount Joy, Pa. In 2020 Friends of Shirati celebrates 15 years as a nonprofit serving Shirati Hospital, a ministry of the Tanzania Mennonite Church. Friends of Shirati offers North Americans the opportunity to support exciting ventures including sustainable development projects; upgrades to medical facilities; public health initiatives including cervical cancer screenings for women and programs for children living with HIV/AIDS; and educational scholarships. Reservations by March 1: 717-344-2231 or banquet@friendsofshirati.org. No charge, but donations accepted. (2-4)

Lodging

  • GOESSEL, KAN., guest housing —  Menno Haus — 10 miles from Newton. Email or call for brochures, jtoews62@gmail.com or 620-367-8257. (2-13)
  • NORTH NEWTON Guest Housing — Serenity Silo, Barnview Cottage, Woodland Hideaway. 316-283-5231; www.vadasnider.com. (21-7)