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QuikLINK for Wednesday August 29, 2018, No. 18115

Issue:  18115
August 29, 2018

In This Issue

  • REGISTER FOR BISHOP'S DAY APART
  • THE UNIQUENESS OF RURAL MINISTRY
  • IMPORTANT PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE REMINDER
  • WATERWORKS MINISTRIES WORKSHOPS
  • SHIFTING THE CORE OF STEWARDSHIP WEBINAR
  • EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT GRACE UMC, HANOVER
  • OFFICE MANAGER POSITION AVAILABLE AT CHESTNUT GROVE UMC
  • UNITED METHODIST NEWS
     

 
REGISTER FOR BISHOP'S DAY APART
 
The 2018 Bishop's Day Apart for All Clergy of the Susquehanna Conference

Bishop Park will be joined by the Northeast Jurisdictional members of the Bishops' Commission on a Way Forward for a time of teaching and discussion to give Susquehanna Conference clergy information needed to process the proposed Way Forward, as together we look for A Way Forward in Unity.

Two convenient locations:
South - September 11, 2018 - Camp Hill UMC
    North - September 12, 2018 - Watsontown UMC

This is a required Continuing Education Event for all full-time Clergy under appointment. All other clergy and CLM's are invited. Lunch is included.
After August 23rd, the Registration Cost is $35 for clergy ($25 for students/retired clergy) the preferred method of payment is by credit card.

Final Registration ends on Sept 4, 2018.

For more information and to register please CLICK HERE
 


 
THE UNIQUENESS OF RURAL MINISTRY
 
Being a church leader in a rural community is a unique kind of ministry! Have you longed for conversation with others who share your questions, concerns, joys, and passion for rural ministry? If so, join us as we learn & share together about the challenges and blessings of rural ministry. Be ready to return to your community renewed and inspired!

WHEN: Thursday September 6,  1 - 4 p.m.
WHERE: The Center at Orchard Hill
Route 17 and Orchard Way
Millerstown, PA 17062

COST: $35 .5 CEUs

CLICK HERE for registration details

Kathy Harvey Nelson
Center Director, The Center for Spiritual Formation
 



IMPORTANT PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE REMINDER
 
Rebecca Triplett is no longer at EHD and has been replaced by Boranny Bora as the Account Manager for The Susquehanna Conference Property & Casualty Insurance Program.  

Boranny should be contacted for day-to-day needs such as questions, changes, certificates of insurance, Automobile ID cards etc.  
Boranny can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 800-627-3732 ext. 240.

Edward J. Eshleman, CPCU
Assistant Vice President
Commercial Lines Manager
www.ehd-ins.com
 



WATERWORKS MINISTRIES WORKSHOPS

Ignatian Prayer and Discernment Workshop
Come learn practical tips to cultivating a deeper relationship with God by exploring the intersection of scripture and holy imaginative prayer. This workshop will include times of teaching, practice, and discussion.

WHEN: September 8, 2018
WHERE: McVeytown UMC
3 South Queen St., McVeytown PA
Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Cost: $15/person by September 1
$20/person after September 1


 0.25 CEUs are available for UMC clergy

AND

Lessons in Creativity: Experiencing Color
Come out for an evening of Bible-based learning coupled with personal creativity. This workshop includes teaching related to who we are as creative beings and creating your very own note cards. Instruction will be provided and no painting experience is required or expected. Space is limited to 20 people so register early!

WHEN: September 16, 2018
WHERE: Grace UMC
127 S. Pennsylvania Ave, Centre Hall, PA
Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Cost: $15/person

Mail payments and registrations
(include your name, email, address, phone number and workshop you wish to attend) to:
Waterworks Ministries
PO Box 292
Centre Hall, PA 16828.  

For questions please contact Rev. Karen Weiss at www.waterworksministries.org, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or 814-883-7595.
 



SHIFTING THE CORE OF STEWARDSHIP
 
Start the fall off right. Change your mindset and harvest some new ideas here:

  •     Identify the kind of stewardship practices being used in your church
  •     Decide their effectiveness and alignment with scripture
  •     Consider which secular practices might be adapted and why


Join us for this innovative webinar with author Bob Sitze.

WHEN: September 12, 2018
TIME: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
0.1 CEUs
REGISTRATION COST: $10

Please register as soon as possible at  www.umstewardship.org/events or by email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

CLICK HERE for more information

The Rev. Phyllis M. Bowers, Executive Director
The United Methodist Stewardship Foundation
 



EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT GRACE UMC, HANOVER

Grace United Methodist Church is looking for qualified applicants to the following positions:

Preschool Director - 20 hrs/week
Looking for an organized, creative and confident candidate who has experience working with children to coordinate established preschool ministry.

Preschool Aide - 15 hrs/week
Looking for an enthusiastic candidate who has experience working with children to assist preschool teacher.

Grace UMC is located at:
55 Albright Drive
Hanover, PA

Contact Rev. Steve Salisbury at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 



OFFICE MANAGER POSITION AVAILABLE AT CHESTNUT GROVE, UMC
 
Chestnut Grove United Methodist is looking for organized, reliable, hard-working Christian individuals with attention to detail to manage a church office 28 hours a week (not to exceed 32 hours).

The applicant will report to the pastor to manage the day to day operations of the church office. A wide range of administrative and office skills are required including computer savvy, knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, ability to learn new programs and do light finance and bookkeeping.

  •     Christian Environment
  •     Flexible Schedule
  •     Personal Interaction
  •     Family Atmosphere


Interested persons should call the church office: 717-432-8243 or send resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Donna Hildebrand
 



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