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This Week:

August 5 – 6:00 PM Retired Ministers, Missionaries and Spouses Picnic, Dawson Residence

Schedule Sudanese Visitors at Your Church

Rev. Ismail Kanani and his wife Elizabeth, and the Rev. Tut Kony are expected from the Sudan this September.  Ismail has served as the Executive Secretary of SPEC and in the same leadership role in Sudan Bible Society. He has also taught at the Nile Theological College. His wife, Elizabeth knows much about women’s ministry in the Sudan. Rev. Tut Kony is the Executive Secretary of the newly formed presbytery in the new nation of South Sudan. He has been active in SPEC’s work in Darfur. He is a very strong, younger leader in SPEC.

When could your church host a visit…large or small?  We are also looking for a church with an active youth group to host an ALL Shenango Youth Event with our visitors.  The dates they are available are to preach are Sept. 18 – for one church;  Oct. 2 – for 2 churches.  Other open dates:

Saturday, Sept 17th, Wednesday Sep. 28 in the afternoon and evening, Thursday the 29th thru Saturday Oct 1…morning, afternoon evening.

Contact Denise Sciuto for scheduling:  DeniseS@pff.net  (724)946-2360.

News from the Churches

Youth Leader Wanted (Part-time, flexible hours)

Coolspring Church is a 170 member Presbyterian Church in a rural setting and has members from three school districts.  This position includes working with junior and senior high youth and also provides a component of leadership for 4th-6th grade youth.  We are looking for a person with a faithful commitment to Jesus Christ and love for young people.  Also, this leader needs to have the ability and desire to teach and disciple youth in the Christian faith.  As a mentor to youth, this leader’s life should be a consistent demonstration of their faith.  Positive leadership skills, self-motivation, and reliability are essential to this position.  Please send resumes to: Coolspring Presbyterian Church, 787 Coolspring Church Road, Mercer, PA  16137 or email to: coolspringpc@windstream.net.  For questions and information: 724-475-3712.  Office hours Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 – 12:00 noon or leave a message with call back number.

Published by shenangopresby

The Presbytery of Shenango serves 49 churches in Mercer and Lawrence Counties of western Pennsylvania.

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