February 24, 2017
IN THIS ISSUE:
POSTPONED - CLERGY TAX SEMINAR
The Clergy Tax Seminar that was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 4 has been postponed.
The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation
MAUD K. JENSEN / KAREN E. LAYMAN SCHOLARSHIP
The Maud K. Jensen/Karen E. Layman Scholarship is awarded to women seminarians from the Susquehanna United Methodist Conference. Named for kindred spirits in ministry, the scholarship is offered to candidates for ministry who exemplify the commitments and character of Maud Jensen and Karen Layman.
In order to complete our process in a timely manner, applications will be accepted until April 3, 2017.
Please complete the requested information on the webpage along with submitting your college or seminary transcript to the address that is provided for you in the application. To connect with the webpage, please CLICK HERE.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact
Rev. Anna Layman Knox at 570-616-7967.
SITE MANAGER - MOUNT ASBURY RETREAT CENTER, NEWVILLE, PA.
Located in south central Pennsylvania as part of the Susquehanna Conference Camp & Retreat Ministries of the United Methodist Church. Mount Asbury is nestled on 110 acres of property and serves Adult and Family Groups. Mount Asbury has a new motel-style lodge that sleeps 54; The Gray House, which is dormitory style, sleeps 14; and a Family Cottage that sleeps 7.
Serving as a host site for many groups in the summer we offer a number of family experiences. We are looking for the right person to join the team as we are "Building authentic connections with Jesus, community and God's creation". This is a full time, exempt position.
CLICK HERE for the full job description.
To apply, please send a cover letter stating your interest, resume' with three references with contact information to:
Anne Horton, Director of Camp & Retreat Ministries
303 Mulberry Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
For questions, call 800-874-8474.
Applications will be received through April 30, 2017. March 25, 2017
FACILITIES MANAGER - CAMP PENN
Facilities Manager, CAMP PENN, will give direction and guidance to all facility and maintenance concerns. The person must exemplify the values of Christian faith and have a willingness to share that faith in the context of their job. They will show Christian hospitality to all guests with whom they come in contact.
CLICK HERE for a full job description.
This is a part-time, year round position.
Send cover letter of interest and resume' to
MINISTRY INTERN PROGRAM
Applications are now being accepted for the Board of Ordained Ministry's Ministry Intern Program. College students interested in exploring the call to pastoral ministry are invited to apply for this opportunity for hands-on experience (and earn a little college money at the same time).
CLICK HERE for more information.
CLICK HERE for the application and expectation information.
Rev. Brian Lucas
The next round of clergy appointments have been announced and are available to view on the conference web site, www.susumc.org. Click on the "2017-2018 Appointment Changes" graphic on the Home page or Click Here.
Stacy Eckert, Webmaster
UPDATES ON LOCAL MISSION WORK
MissionLink February 23, 2017
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CHILDREN'S MINISTRY COORDINATOR POSITION OPEN AT ALDERSGATE UMC, YORK
Aldersgate UMC, York, is seeking a children's ministry coordinator for approximately 25 hours per week to coordinate children's Christian education, childcare for worship and other church functions, and lead 3+ special events (such as VBS and a Christmas pageant) each year. This is a stable ministry of Aldersgate Church with an established base of volunteers and professional support but freedom will be granted to the new coordinator to move the ministry in new directions. It's an excellent opportunity for an innovative candidate to build on existing strengths.
A full job description and employment application are available under the "extra" and "download" tabs at www.aldersgateyork.com.
Leigh S. Smith
Aldersgate United Methodist Church, York
MUSICAL DIRECTOR POSITION OPEN AT MOUNT ZION UMC, ENOLA
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, a 300 member traditional church located in suburban Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is looking for an energetic creative individual with a musical background to direct an active music ministry which includes a Chancel choir, praise team, a capella choir, men's ensemble, and children's choir. More details on this paid part time position are available upon request.
Safe Sanctuary clearances are required.
Interested applicants should submit a resume to:
or mail to:
Mount Zion UMC
ATTN: Barb Leer
4685 Mt Zion Drive Enola, PA 17025
PIANIST/ORGANIST POSITION AT TRINITY UMC, PHILIPSBURG
Trinity UMC, 121 S. Front St., Philipsburg, is seeking a pianist/organist. Interested applications please call 814-577-5265 to receive a job description.
Applications will be received until March 17.
Pastor Brenda Leigey
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