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Apostles Methodist Church in Delhi, India is requesting old hymnals. If you or your church have old-edition hymnals to spare, please contact Sunil Balasundaram at revsunilb@gmail.com at to respond to this request. Apostles UMC will pay for the shipping cost to India.

 

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A Baldwin electric two-manual organ is free to a new home or church. The organ is approximately 54x54 inches, with all keys and pedals working. It has special stops which provide that the keys play a snare drum, brush, conga, and bell and also which provide that the pedals play a bass drum, brush, cymbal, and clave. There is also a feature providing for a vibrato as well as a rhythmic beat to be played in the background.

The current owners are looking to give it away within the next 3 weeks. The only condition is that you must be able to bring a truck and pick it up from its current home in Wayne, PA.

Please send an email to fanderson@epaumc.org if you are interested. The organ will be given away on a first come, first serve basis!

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Send short classified ads for posting here (200 words or less, including contact information) to communications@epaumc.org.

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Full-Time Housekeeping Position: The Simpson Meadows retirement community has a full-time housekeeping opening. Previous experience in a retirement community or commercial setting is a plus. Primary tasks include cleaning resident apartments and common areas.

Weekday shifts starting between 7:00 am and 8:00 am and ending between 3:30 pm and 4:30 pm with weekends and paid holidays off at a competitive wage rate in a pleasant working environment. Benefits are available after completion of a standard introductory period.

Simpson Meadows is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Apply in person at 101 Plaza Drive, Downingtown, PA 19335 or through our website (www.simpsonmeadows.org).  On the spot interviews will not be conducted. Applications will be reviewed and interviews for the most promising candidates will be scheduled in the near future. Call the Business and Human Resources Manager at 610-269-8400 for information, directions or to request that an application be sent to you.

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Contemporary Worship Leader, Part Time: First UMC in Schuylkill Haven is seeking a skilled musician with vocal, guitar and/or piano expertise to lead the Contemporary Worship Team and Sunday Worship. High School graduate, musical training and experience preferred. 5-10 hours per week required. For a more detailed job description for the position, you can go to www.havenfirstumc.org/#!careers/cxuu.

Submit letter of interest and resume’ on or before August 25, 2014 to: First United Methodist Church, 420 Saylor St., Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972, 570-385-3941.

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Director of Youth Ministry, Part time First UMC in Schuylkill Haven is seeking a committed Christian to lead and nurture the youth program for Jr. and Sr. high school students. Develop program, oversee adult Youth Group volunteers, facilitate Sunday evening meetings, mission events, and the development of youth. College degree or comparable training or experience in youth ministry.  Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. For a more detailed job description for the position, you can go to www.havenfirstumc.org/#!careers/cxuu.

Submit letter of interest and resume’ on or before August 25, 2014 to: First United Methodist Church, 420 Saylor St., Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972, 570-385-3941.

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Director of Youth, Children, and Young Adults Ministry: Grace United Methodist Church in Millsboro DE is seeking someone to enlarge and sustain a strong ministry program at our church. Position is a full time position with competitive salary and benefits package. Associate degree or equivalent work experience with a strong background in youth and children related church activities preferred. Please send your resume to Gracechurch@mchsi.com by August 20th, 2014.

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Part-time Youth Leader: Montgomery Square United Methodist Church, a diverse congregation, seeks a part-time youth leader.  MSUMC is located in the North Penn School District where Limekiln Pike meets County Line Road. The applicant will be responsible for planning and executing the weekly youth gathering on Sunday evenings, organizing special events throughout the year, and planning the annual summer short term mission trip. Inquiries can be made at msqumc@verizon.netA full job description will be provided upon request.

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Other UMC Job Openings

Send short classified ads for posting here (200 words or less, including contact information) to communications@epaumc.org.

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Director of Adult Discipleship: The General Board of Discipleship. The division of Leadership Ministries is seeking the right individual for the vacancy of Director of Adult Discipleship.  The primary purpose for this position is to fulfill the mission of the General Board of Discipleship by providing resources, training, ministry networks and piloting research to equip congregational leaders to develop adult disciples, primarily through small group ministries. If you know of someone who might be interested in this position, please have them contact Human Resources via email at recruit@gbod.org or fax at 615.340.7565. The deadline for receiving applications is September 30, 2014. The General Board of Discipleship is an Affirmative Action Employer.  M/F/D/V EOE.

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Project Coordinator for United Methodist Communications / Conference Relations & Production: We are seeking a dynamic and innovative project and administrative coordinator for the office of the Executive Director of Conference Communications Relations & Production.  The position requires a candidate with the ability to coordinate special events, meetings and web conferences for the Executive Director. The successful candidate will relate to a large number of internal and external clients assuring the completion of office processes and procedures. Ensures efficient workflow for the Executive Director on a daily basis.  Coordinates processes and details for all team projects to ensure accurate, timely and cost-effective completion of all deliverables. Must be willing to travel on occasion to represent the office of Conference Relations and the agency.  Establishes productive and collaborative relationships with individuals and organizations, both internal and external to agency, in order to achieve team and agency goals. A background or skills in media production would be an asset.

To apply or for more information contact: UMCom/Human Resources, P. O. Box 320 (810-12th Ave. S., Nash. 37203), Nashville, TN 37202-0320. Phone: 615-742-5137. Fax: 615-742-5428. Email:hr@umcom.org. To apply please provide the following: Cover Letter, Resume, Complete Application Form.

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