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  • NEW ZEALAND dairy farmer has been successfully farming in Primoriye, Russia, for the past 13 years and wishes to have a partnership with a Mennonite group. Prime arable land and a share in a dairy factory, all located close to the Chinese border, will be given to the group on the basis of a milk and feed supply agreement at market prices. Primoriye arable land is well suited for growing soybeans, corn and rice. Local milk prices are in excess of U.S. $0.50/kilogram farm gate. Primoriye and Far Eastern market has a significant deficit of fresh milk and local cheese production. Please advise interest to Martin Tate at or +7 914 7913346. Alternate phone in USA Joseph Butterweck, DVM, cell 808-989-2638 for more details. (18-4)

Employment – Church

  • SALEM MENNONITE Church, Salem, Ore., seeks full time solo Pastor. Find full details and job description at (20-26)
  • UPPER MILFORD Mennonite Church, Zionsville, Pa. ( is seeking a full-time pastor. If interested, contact Susan Smith at or Upper Milford Mennonite Church, Pastoral Search Committee, P.O. Box 296, Old Zionsville, PA 18068-0296. (23-25)
  • UNIVERSITY MENNONITE Church, State College, Pa., is seeking a full-time pastor who will primarily be charged with coordinating weekly worship and providing spiritual care for the congregation. The successful candidate shall have a solid biblical and theological education, be a gifted communicator and have a clear calling to serve God and to share the Gos­pel. For more details visit (23-24)
  • SOUDERTON MENNONITE Church, Souderton, Pa., is seeking a full-time Youth Pastor/Director, someone passionate about serving Jesus and helping young people grow in knowing him and developing as leaders in every area of the church and in mission. SMC has an average attendance of 350 with 60 to 80 middle school and high school youth. For more info: (24-25)

Employment – School

  • EASTERN MENNONITE University is seeking a full-time tenure-track faculty member in Computer Engineering or Computer Science, beginning August 2018. Applicants must have a Ph.D., a strong commitment to high-quality teaching of a range of courses in computer engineering and computer science, an enthusiasm for mentoring and advising students, a willingness to collaborate with colleagues, and engagement in ongoing scholarly activity. EMU began offering an engineering major in Fall 2016, with concentrations in Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Visit for full job description. Submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial acceptable), and three letters of reference to Dr. Deirdre Smeltzer, Vice President & Undergraduate Academic Dean, Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA 22802, EMU reserves the right to fill the position at any time. AAEO employer. (23-24)
  • ANABAPTIST MENNONITE Biblical Seminary is hiring a full-time professor of Biblical Studies to start July 1, 2018. Preferred qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent; expertise in Old Testament or New Testament studies and competence to teach in the other testament; intercultural competency; and the ability to inspire students in face-to-face and online learning environments. See a full job description at (24-25)
  • ANABAPTIST MENNONITE Biblical Seminary, Elkhart, Ind., is hiring a full-time Vice President and Academic Dean to start July 1, 2018. Qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent; commitment to Anabaptist Christian faith and practice; ability to inspire faculty, students and constituents; knowledge of administrative, scholarly and pedagogical best practices in graduate theological education; and post-secondary teaching, supervisory and administrative experience. (24)
  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR for Health Care Administration, Fresno Pacific University: The Program Director will provide visionary leadership for the B.A. in Health Care Administration, a degree completion program for working adults. A faculty application and complete job description can be found at (24-25)
  • FRESNO PACIFIC University invites applications for a Biology faculty position in its programs serving traditional undergraduate students. The Department offers Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Biology, Pre-health and Environmental Science/Studies. A faculty application and complete job description can be found at (24)

Employment – General

  • PROJECT PEANUT BUTTER (PPB,, a St. Louis-based nonprofit organization, manufactures food to treat severe malnutrition in young children. We are looking for a French-speaking candidate to join a small team in Ivory Coast for a six- to 12-month assignment to construct a new factory. The ideal person has experience in general construction, electric services and plumbing matters. A monthly stipend is available, and PPB will cover all transportation costs as well as local room and board. Please contact Joachim Landes for details and applications at (22-24)
  • LANCASTER MENNONITE Historical Society seeks an executive director to lead a vibrant organization with programming at three sites on two campuses. Information about the position is available at Applicants should provide a letter of intent that includes their vision for LMHS, a résumé and three references. Submit materials and inquiries at Applications will be considered until the position is filled. (23-25)
  • MENNONITE DISASTER Service (MDS) is seeking a full-time Regional Operations Coordinator for MDS Region 2. The region is comprised of Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. Duties include but are not limited to: training, mentoring and assisting the MDS Units in Region 2 to respond to disasters; from investigation, early response and project setup through completion. Travel time is approximately 50 percent. Applicants must be active in an Anabaptist church and committed to the Anabaptist faith and peace position and either live in or be prepared to live in one of the states in the region. See the full job description at Resumes may be sent to or MDS, Attn: Human Resources, 583 Airport Rd., Lititz, PA 17543. Review of resumes begins immediately. Recruitment continues until the position is filled. (23-24)
  • MENNOMEDIA is hiring for multiple staff and contract positions: financial officer, digital marketing manager, and editor for Leader magazine. Find out more about each at (23-24)
  • MENNONITE WORLD Conference is looking for a North American Regional Representative (50 percent) who will carry relationships with member churches in Canada and the USA starting in 2018. Please email for more information. (23-24)

For Rent

  • MOVING TO North Newton? Regal Manor Apartments. Quiet, shaded location. Ideal for seniors. Renters stay for decades, so rare availability. One apartment open late November. Jim Gingerich 620-386-0672, (23-24)


  • ENCOUNTER CUBA in an up close and personal people-to-people experience sponsored by the MEDA Sarasota Chapter. Explore this fascinating country 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. Dates are March 17-24, and Nov. 10-17, 2018. Scholarships available for full-time students and recent grad­uates. For further information contact JB Miller at or 574-849-2751. (19-3)


  • NORTH NEWTON Guest Housing — Serenity Silo, Barnview Cottage, Woodland Hideaway. Email or call for brochures:, 316-283-5231. (17-3)