May 16, 2018
In This Issue:
CIRCLE OF PRAYER CHURCHES
for the week of May 20 - May 26 and May 27 - June 2
May 20 - May 26
Center UMC, Three Springs
Retta UMC, West Auburn
Runville UMC, Bellefonte
Barry Salem UMC, Ashland
East Ararat UMC, East Ararat
Buffalo Valley UMC, Lewisburg
First UMC, Blossburg
Wesley UMC, Tyrone
Chestnut Grove UMC, Dillsburg
Christ UMC, Jacobus
May 27 - June 2
Cornelius Chapel UMC, Mapleton Depot
Emmanuel UMC, Middletown
Lamar UMC, Lamar
Paxtonville UMC, Paxtonville
United Church of Nelson, Nelson
Jaggard First UMC, Altoona
Bethel UMC, Brogue
Athens UMC, Athens
Shermans Dale UMC, Shermans Dale
Thornhurst UMC, Thornhurst
You can use this list for announcements, inclusion in church bulletins, newsletters, etc. Full details about the Circle of Prayer are available from our website at www.susumc.org. Please be aware that churches are chosen from a pool of all church names with the use of a random number generator without regard to district.
DISCOVERY PLACE HOURS FOR MAY
Discovery Place will be closed May 21 - 28, and again May 31 and June 1 during Annual Conference.
Please place urgently needed orders by 1 p.m. Friday, May 18.
On May 29 - 30 I will respond to e-mails and process any orders received while we were closed.
Thank you for your patience.
SUMMER LIFEGUARD POSITIONS OPEN AT CAMP PENN
Camp Penn is seeking applicants for summer lifeguard positions. Applicants must have or complete lifeguard training. Camp Penn will cover the cost of the training for those still needing certification as a lifeguard.
The position compensation includes $230/week plus room and board during the summer camping season.
Director Camp Retreat and Discipleship
FULL-TIME ACCOUNT MANAGER POSITION OPEN AT THE UNITED METHODIST STEWARDSHIP FOUNDATION
Immediate Opening: The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation is seeking a full-time account manager to become part of a dynamic team focused on Christian service and generous leadership. You will build long-term relationships with investment clients, helping them with timely solutions based on their ministry needs while effectively communicating and collaborating with a constituency of over 800 churches.
As the primary financial contact person, your responsibilities will include accounts payable, deposits, transfers, general ledger entries, bank account reconciliations, sub-accounting, research, correspondence, and establishing new accounts. You will also prepare and present monthly reports for the board.
The technical skills required are as follows: MS Word, Sage Accounting or comparable, ACT! database, DocuSign, and electronic filing. Our account manager will also possess excellent problem solving and customer service skills. You will have an ability to work independently, but a willingness to work as a team player as you prioritize multiple projects and produce work with dedicated attention to detail. Salary is commensurate with experience; training is provided as needed.
Our Mission: Serving God and the church by practicing Christian stewardship and effective management of all gifts to the glory of Jesus Christ.
Rev. Phyllis M. Bowers
YOUTH AND CHILDREN'S COORDINATOR POSITION OPEN AT MT. ZION, ENOLA
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Enola, Pa., is hiring a part-time youth and children's coordinator. This person should possess and demonstrate a love for God and a true desire to share the love of Christ with children and youth. Position involves approximately 10-12 hours a week.
Rev. Norman "Skip" Spangler
CLERGY APPAREL AVAILABLE
Clergy apparel available: A black pulpit robe, an alb or two, a cope, and several men's (L) and women's (M) clergy shirts if anyone wants them.
Rev. Carola Beasley-Topliffe
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