Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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EMPLOYMENT: Local Church

LEAD PASTOR: Enid MB Church, Enid, Oklahoma, is prayerfully seeking a man for the Lead Pastor position. This person will be the teaching elder, leading in conjunction with the elder board. He will be the primary teacher and administrator for our congregation. We are seeking a pastor who is enthusiastic and committed to the vision and value of the church through expositional biblical preaching and teaching and oversight. For more information, please visit our website at www.enidmb.com or email to embsearchteam@gmail.com

ASSOCIATE PASTOR: Rosedale Bible Church, Bakersfield, California, is seeking a full time associate pastor position who will have responsibilities for our youth and outreach ministries. The Associate Pastor shall be a well-trained professional, committed to Jesus Christ, the Body of Christ, the ministry of young people and their families and is responsible to champion the value of evangelism in the congregation. The candidate should have a demonstrated ability in working with youth and outreach ministries and have Bachelor’s Degree. A Master’s of Divinity or Theology is preferred but not required based on experience. To apply please contact our search team chair, Jim Wanke at jimwanke@rosedalebiblechurch.com  A full job description is available at rosedalebiblechurch.com.

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

YOUTH PASTOR: Westwood Church, Prince George, British Columbia, is looking for a full-time Youth Pastor who is a vibrant, passionate and obedient follower of Christ Jesus who feels called to minister to youth. The Westwood Church youth program is well established and currently has about 30 junior youth in grades 6-8, and about 30 senior youth in grades 9-12 who meet regularly once per week. Westwood Church has a beautiful and versatile Youth Room that is dedicated for serving our youth each week. The ideal candidate has a proven ability to lead and disciple young people ages 12-18, as well as organize the youth leaders who are currently in place and recruit others to ensure a vibrant and inviting youth program. Please visit our website for more information and for application requirements: https://www.westwoodchurch.bc.ca/home/about/employment/pastor-of-youth-ministries/

YOUTH PASTOR: Garden Valley MB Church, Garden City, Kan., is seeking applicants for a full-time youth pastor with a passion for the spiritual development of youth as disciples of Christ. A full job description is available at www.gardenvalleychurch.com. To apply, please send resume to gvchurch@gmail.com.

ASSOCIATE PASTOR—WORSHIP AND MUSIC: North Fresno MB Church is seeking a full-time pastor of worship and music for our contemporary service. The church is located in an urban area of the 500,000+ city of Fresno, California, and is very involved in the neighborhood. Responsibilities include pastoral leadership and oversight for our contemporary worship ministry. The qualified candidate would also provide leadership to another area depending on their gifting. The candidate should have a passion for Jesus,  the church, the city and demonstrated ability to lead worship in a contemporary setting. To apply please contact Shawna Stocks, search team chair, at sdthiessen@att.net. A full job announcement and job description is available at www.northfresnochurch.org.

EMPLOYMENT: University

Faculty: Fresno Pacific University is seeking a faculty in criminology. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers.

Faculty: Fresno Pacific University is seeking Clinical Faculty and Program Director for Teacher Education in Merced, California. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers.

Faculty: Fresno Pacific University is seeking faculty in Liberal Studies in the School of Humanities, Religion, and Social Sciences. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers.

Faculty: Fresno Pacific University is seeking faculty in Business and MA, Organizational & Leadership Studies Program Director. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers.

Faculty: Fresno Pacific University is seeking faculty in Nursing. Complete job description and requirements at www.fresno.edu/careers.

EMPLOYMENT: Ministry

Administrative Assistant: MB Foundation seeks a full time administrative assistant to provide administrative support to the COO and the Operations Team. This person will provide support in the following ways: coordinate Human Resource needs, correspondence, travel arrangements, office supply management, create and maintain operations manual, oversight of facility reservations and more. We’ve created this new position as MB Foundation continues to grow and expand. If you would like to have a career in ministry, don’t let this opportunity to join a growing team pass you by.

Qualifications include at minimum: AA Degree in Human Resources, Business, Communications or a related field and preferably at least three years of experience providing high-level administrative support. The candidate must be pleasant, with strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to working in a team environment. Strengths include a servant’s heart, excellent grammatical skills, well organized, administratively proficient and competent in Microsoft Office. The candidate must be able to affirm the USMB Confession of Faith and be committed to the ministry of stewardship.

Visit mbfoundation.com/employment for a detailed job description and USMB Confession of Faith. To apply, email your resume to Thalydier@mbfoundation.com.

Chief Development Officer: MB Foundation, with $200 million under management, seeks candidates for the Chief Development Officer position located in Fresno, California. For additional information, go to  http://bit.ly/MBFoundation-CDOwww.dba-search.com, or contact Ron Infinger at ron@dba-search.com .

Coordinator: MCC U.S. is seeking a Summer Service Program National Coordinator. The Mennonite Central Committee Summer Service Program National Coordinator is responsible for the overall oversight and administration of the Summer Service Program, a short-term program in the United States that supports young people of color in their development of leadership skills through working with their local churches or communities.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a commitment to working at anti-oppression and possess familiarity and previous engagement with Mennonite, Brethren in Christ or other Anabaptist churches. A Bachelor’s degree or related experience in youth ministry and/or social work is required along with experience working with culturally diverse groups and urban settings and experience working with urban and poverty issues. Bilingual English/Spanish fluency preferred. The National Coordinator builds and maintains relationships and works closely with Summer Service Coordinators in each of the U.S. regional offices.

To apply, please visit the MCC website: https://mcc.org/get-involved/serve/openings/summer-service-program-national-coordinator

Associate Executive Director-Interim: Mennonite Central Committee U.S. is seeking an Associate Executive Director-Interim. This position will exist for two or three years leading up to and during Mennonite Central Committee’s Centennial. The Associate Executive Director-Interim is responsible for the overall leadership of the day to day operations of the relief, development and peace building work of MCC in the United States. An advanced degree or related experience is required. The ideal candidate has successfully administered leadership in a church-related mission/development organization. To apply, please visit the MCC website: https://mcc.org/get-involved/serve/openings/mcc-us-associate-executive-director-interim

MCC Training and Development Coordinator: The Mennonite Central Committee Training and Development Coordinator coordinates MCC’s training and development initiatives. Post-secondary education or equivalent work experience in HR, English proficiency/bi-lingual in English and Spanish is preferred. Must be an excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills, able to educate, persuade and share information. To apply, please visit the MCC website: https://mcc.org/get-involved/serve/openings/training-development-coordinator

Mennonite Disaster Service: We are building our team and searching for qualified, motivatted individuals who have a knowledge of and passion for the MDS mission, vision and values and a commitment to the Anabaptist church. Current position openings include: Communications Manager, Lititz, Penn.; Regional Operations Coordinator, Region 4, U.S. Western Region states; Volunteer Training Specialist, home based, U.S. residents only; and Leadership Volunteer Interviewer, home based, U.S. residents only. Candidates will embrace the diverse and fast-paced work environments where MDS operates and be ready to work with people from various backgrounds. For more information, visit mds.mennonite.net/who-we-are/employment

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

SALT APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN!  Serve the world and change your life! Serving and Learning Together (SALT) is a year-long, cross cultural service experience for young adults age 18-30. Through MCC’s SALT program, Christian young adults from Canada and the U.S. serve internationally in a wide variety of positions in fields like education, agriculture, health care, information technology, peacebuilding and more! To learn more and apply, visit mcc.org/salt.