- August 1- 1:00 PM Evangelism Committee, Presbytery Office
- August 7- 1:00 PM Christian Education Committee, Presbytery Office
Fellowship, Discussion, and Ice Cream
All Shenango Presbytery pastors and CREs are invited to First Presbyterian Church of Sharon on Wednesday, August 28, 7:00 PM for an update and discussion of: status of Discernment Teams, summary and reflections on Russ Crabtree/Holy Cow! survey and results, presentation of draft of theological statement for Shenango Presbytery, and report of Presbytery Future Team. The evening will also include Brewster’s Ice Cream (and a sugar-free alternative). Ministry, theology, and ice cream, maybe it’s John Calvin and 16th C. Geneva as Calvin wanted it to be. Contact Rev. Dr. Glenn Hink (firstname.lastname@example.org or 724-981-2211 ext. 2) if you plan to attend.
Continuing Ed Lectures at PTS
Dr. Ron Cole-Turner, professor of Theology at Pittsburgh Seminary will be giving a 4-part lecture on “Evolving in the Image of God: Seven Million years of Human Evolution and What It Means for Christian Faith Today.” The lectures will discuss the latest scientific findings in human origins research, and how these findings come into conversation with theology. The lectures are at PTS, on Wednesday evenings, 7:00 – 8:30 PM, October 2, 9, 16, and 23. The cost is $65. To register contact: www.pts.edu/CE or 1-412-924-1345. If you are interested in carpooling, and maybe stopping for dinner on the way down a couple times, contact Glenn Hink, (email@example.com or 724-981-2211 ext. 2).
Wee Kirk NE
Monday, October 14 to Wednesday, October 16th at Laurel Mennonite Ch. Center near Mt. Pleasant, PA. Wee Kirk is planned for the small church…and it is a wonderful time of inspiration, renewal and fellowship with like-minded people. There are good small group sessions and exciting evening and morning programs. There is always good music (Jane Bartholmew from Unity is the pianist and music coordinator), Marsha Parrish (Oak Grove and Mt. Hermon) is a member of the planning team, as is Rev. Bill Meyer. The food is also wonderful and the evening fellowship times can’t be beat!! Registration for people from churches up to 125 members is $75 for a husband and wife, $50 for a single registrant. Questions? Contact Mark Unrue, at 740-922-9190 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Jane at 724-981-2377 or email@example.com.
Towson Presbyterian Church – Associate Pastor
Towson Presbyterian Church, 400 W. Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, MD is seeking an ordained Associate Pastor (Youth). The church’s website includes application instructions and the Towson CIF. For details and a full position description, please go to: http://towsonpres.org/index.php/apnc.
Shenango Presbyterian SeniorCare will hold a fundraiser bake sale on Friday, August 2 in their Market Street Lobby from 9 AM – 3 PM. Proceeds benefit the Benevolent Fund for their residents. If you would like to contribute baked goods, please deliver them on Thursday.
News From The Churches
Organist/Eventual Choir Director Wanted
Shenango Presbyterian Church is looking for an organist who would eventually lead their choir. This is a part-time position. They are seeking a faithful musician who is excited about singing and church. Please contact Amy Na at 724-654-2322.
Part-Time Choir Director
Bethany Presbyterian Church is seeking applications for a part-time Choir Director. Experience and strong conducting skills are necessary. References required. Child Protection policies are in place and applicant will be required to comply. Please send letters of interest and/or resumes to: Bethany Presbyterian Church, c/o Worship Committee, 100 Venango Street, Mercer, PA 16137. No phone calls please. Deadline: August 15, 2013.
Director of Christian Education Wanted
Trinity Presbyterian Church is seeking a part-time Director of Christian Education. Position will be negotiable in terms of hours and salary and will be under the immediate supervision of the pastor. This position will emphasize, but not be limited to, children’s/youth ministry. Trinity Presbyterian Church is an equal opportunity employer and does require references and background clearances. If interested, please send resume to the church at: 110 East Market Street, Mercer, Pa 16137
Energetic individual is needed to direct and oversee music program for local church.
Ability to work with contemporary and traditional music is a plus. May also be a possibility to lead bell choirs (adult & children). Individual will need to be available Sunday mornings, Wednesday nights and other occasions as necessary. Please send resumes to Tower Church, 248 S. Broad St., Grove City, Pa 16127 or email firstname.lastname@example.org attention personnel by July 21st.
Youth Director Wanted