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Employment – Church

  • FRANCONIA MENNONITE Church, a congregation of 450 active members in southeastern Pennsylvania, is seeking to fill two half-time ministry positions. The first role is Director of Music and Worship, which provides overall leadership for the congregation’s various music and corporate worship ministries. The second role is Director of Children’s Ministry, which provides overall leadership for all ministries involving children (infant-grade 5). Qualified applicants will be passionate about Jesus Christ, have a heart for ministry as well as administrative capabilities, and affirm the Confession of Faith in a Mennonite Perspective. A full job description for each position can be found at franconiamennonite.org. To express interest in either/both roles or to request further information, please contact FranconiaSearchTeam@gmail.com. (8-13)
  • WHITESTONE MENNONITE Church, Hesston, Kan., believes God is calling one of God’s beloved to be our lead pastor, joining two others on our pastoral team. Is it you? This full-time position focuses on preaching, teaching, administration and relational ministry. Our congregation of approximately 250 active members/attendees appreciates its intergenerational Christian community, serving nearby and far away. Email search committee via judylreimer03@gmail.com for more information. www.whitestonemc.com. (9-11)
  • MADISON MENNONITE Church, Madison, Wis., seeks full-time pastor to lead progressive, open and affirming, spiritually-engaged and community-oriented congregation, member of Central District Conference. We seek someone who is comfortable being the sole pastor (or pastor team) in our vibrant Mennonite congregation that values following Jesus, peace, justice, inclusivity, service, community, spiritual growth. Madison is the capital of Wisconsin and has a world-class university, a great place to live. Contact conference minister Doug Luginbill, 419-296-4758, or confmin@mcusa.org. (9-11)
  • LEAD PASTOR: Towamencin Mennonite Church, a vibrant, growing church, located in Southeastern Pennsylvania with an average attendance of 185, is looking for a Bible-believing pastor. We are an Anabaptist Mennonite church in Franconia Conference. We adhere to the Mennonite Confession of Faith. We are blessed with many young children under age of 12. For more information, please contact Randy Heacock at rheacock@franconiaconference.org. (10-12)
  • ASSOCIATE PASTOR: Plains Mennonite Church in Hatfield, Pa., is inviting applicants to join the pastoral team as a part time (.5 to .75 FTE) Associate Pastor. The successful candidate will nurture young families and young adults, rethink spiritual formation alongside the congregation, participate in worship planning, and foster community connections. Please send inquiries to Emily Ralph Servant at eralphservant@franconiaconference.org. (11-13)
  • PASTOR: GINGRICHS Mennonite Church, a small LMC congregation in Lebanon, Pa., seeks full-time or part-time pastor for preaching, spiritual guidance, pastoral care, visitation, community outreach and growth development. Applicants should be comfortable with team leadership and hold an undergraduate degree — postgraduate biblical training and some experience preferred. Congregation is a vibrant, loving, caring and encouraging community. (11-13)

Employment – School

  • TECHNICAL DIRECTOR. Goshen College invites applications for a full-time Technical Director. For further details and to apply go to www.goshen.edu/employment. (8-11)
  • FRESNO PACIFIC University is seeking a Faculty in Business and Program Director for Business Administration. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers. (10-11)
  • HESSTON COLLEGE seeks an Associate Academic Dean to provide leadership toward faculty and student success. Responsibilities may include coordination of efforts related to experiential learning, faculty development, learning support services, advising and retention. Responsibilities may also include assisting the VP of Academics with strategic planning and program development. This is an evolving administrative position, and exact duties will be determined based upon individual strengths and experience as well as institutional needs and priorities. Candidates should have a master’s degree or higher (doctorate preferred), teaching and/or administrative experience in higher education, understanding of effective pedagogy, creative and collaborative mindset and a commitment to Christian higher education and the mission and values of Hesston College. This is a full-time, 12-month position beginning on or after July 1. Review of applications begins May 28 and continues until filled. To apply, send a letter of interest, application, curriculum vitae or resume and copies of transcripts to joinus@hesston.edu. EOE. (11)
  • HESSTON COLLEGE seeks candidates for Vice President of Admissions and Financial Aid. The Vice President of Admissions and Financial Aid reports to the President and is a member of the Administrative Council. This position provides strategic direction and leadership for the Admissions and Financial Aid departments, establishing direction and goals, analyzing data, and tracking and measuring success, with special emphasis on the College’s global engagement initiatives. The Vice President of Admissions and Financial Aid is responsible for championing the vision and strategy of the college within their sphere of responsibility. Primary responsibilities include: Preferred background includes a doctorate in a related field or equivalent combination of education and experience in lieu of degree, and five years’ experience in a position that shows an increase in responsibility and oversight, to include previous experience working within customer management systems. Minimum qualifications for this position include a master’s degree in a related field (or equivalent combination of education and experience in lieu of degree) and at least five 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. Review of applicants begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. EOE. (11-12)

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. Experience the sights and sounds of Cuba and see life up close through the eyes of Cuban guides and the many Cuban people you’ll meet. Dates for this unique and affordable adventure are Nov. 9-16, 2019, March 7-14, 2020 and Nov. 7-14, 2020. Scholarships available for full-time students and recent graduates. For further information contact MEDA.Sarasota.Cuba@gmail.com or 574-849-2751. (8-11)
  • JOIN THE “POTENTIAL 10 MORE” waitlist to the world-famous Oberammer­gau Passion Play in Bavaria, Germany, Aug. 15-25, 2020. Join tour host Pastor Weldon Martens to Switzerland, France and Germany. Tour itinerary and waitlist registration at www.travelwithweldon.com. Email weldon.martens@gmail.com or call 402-202-9276. (11-17)

Employment – General

  • CAMP CAMREC, located near Leavenworth, Wash., on the eastern slope of the Cascade Mountains, seeks an executive director. The position involves providing leadership and direction for: programs; volunteers and staff; and day-to-day camp management. Other qualifications desired are: collaborative  spirit; flexibility; creativity; vision; and a passion for faith-based camping ministries. For more information and a full job description contact, Glenn Burkholder, Board Chair at gmb3js@gmail.com. (11-13)
  • LOMBARD MENNONITE Peace Center, Lombard, Ill., is searching to fill the   soon-to-be-vacant LMPC Executive Director position to provide overall leadership for its peacemaking ministry. Training and experience in Christian conflict transformation and mediation is required, with an emphasis on equipping church leaders and serving as a mediator in the midst of congregational conflict. Write to searchcommittee@LMPeaceCenter.org for a ministry description and application materials. (11-12)
  • MENNOMEDIA SEEKS a skilled development director to join our team in connecting the story and mission of MennoMedia with people who want to make a difference. This individual is responsible for establishing a fundraising strategy and achieving fundraising objectives. The development director is responsible for identifying and cultivating relationships with current and prospective gift donors and planned giving donors, researching and developing effective solicitation strategies, as well as stewarding donors throughout the giving process. Send res­ume, cover letter, references to Amy Ginge­rich at AmyG@MennoMedia.org. (11, 13, 15-16)

For Sale – Books

  • The Essence of Katharina is a biographical book about Katharina Ediger Epp, Buhler, Kan., written by her daughter, Dee Graber. The book depicts her fascinating life story, strong faith and selfless love. Katharina’s primary purpose in life was to be a channel of God’s love to the world. She placed an ad in Mennonite Weekly Review, offering to translate clients’ German letters, obituaries and other documents into English. Her translation work helped more than three dozen readers! Always a benevolent person, she only charged them $5 an hour for all of her extensive work. This book will be of special interest to the clients she translated for. You can purchase a copy by contacting Dee Graber at deegraber48@gmail.com or call 316-558-4669. (11)

For Sale – Real Estate

  • FARM FOR SALE — 102 acres, 82 tillable; 120-cow robotic barn; 300-cow free stall barn double 6 herringbone parlor; three-bedroom, two-bathroom house; Blair County, Pa. Interested parties call 814-505-7078. (10-12)

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. (7-20)
  • STAUFFER IN THE PINES. Two gorgeous summer rental cabins with stunning views and great rates. Please check our website, staufferpines.com. Call 719-684-9630. (8-9, 11)
  • DREAMING OF a small, energy-efficient home, sharing weekly meals with neighbors, easy walking access to downtown and a beautiful nature trail? Explore Millrace Cohousing Community in Go­shen, Ind.  Just three homesites left! Email: richersmi@aol.com. (10-12)