West Berks Mission District Events
For church specific information during this time please see the "Congregations in WBMD" contact list page of this web site and use that to obtain information for a specific congregation. Thank you.
WBMD Spring Assembly - Thurs. May 13 via Zoom - 7 PM. NEPs Bishop Christopher DeForest will share his ministry vision for our Synod and update us on information regarding upcoming events, including the virtual Synod Assembly June 4-5 and his installation as our Bishop on June 5.
Join Zoom Meeting on your computer, tablet or smart phone: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88934613957?pwd=VUZidWRtOGpNR1VTSEdwd1lwQkVKdz09 Meeting ID: 889 3461 3957 Passcode: 138348
Berks Festival of Faith Free Supper meets at Bern Lutheran Church, 820 W. Leesport Rd, PLEASE CHECK WITH THE CHURCH TO SEE WHAT IS HAPPENING DURING THESE TIMES FOR THIS SERVICE. For more information contact Pr. Dave Kistler, firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-933-8802. Location is 820 Leesport Church Road at Bern Lutheran Church.
Retired Leaders Group - CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE! Remember the first Thursday of each month the Retired Leaders group meets for breakfast at 9 am at the Heidelberg restaurant in Robesonia. All are welcome and no reservations required. Come enjoy the fellowship.
JOINED IN PRAYER in 2021 - As we (WBMD and member Congregations) journey through the next year, let us pray for each other on the same Sunday. Attached is the listing for 2021. Click here for list. Also list is found under Resources tab.
Mark your 2021 calendars:
May 10th at 1:00 on Zoom - Executive Committee
May 13 - 7 pm Spring Assembly
May 25 - Council Meeting
August 24 - Council Meeting
October 26 - Council Meeting
JOB Opportunities continued:
Reformation Lutheran Church is seeking a Sexton for 4+ hrs per week, competitive wages, flexibility, independence and great co-workers. Contact church office at 610-779-0534 or email email@example.com if interested.
If you would like to have job openings posted here, please send the information to West Berks Mission District, 1015 Windsor St. Reading, Pa 19604 or call 610-375-8303.
Allegheny Lutheran Church in Mohnton is looking for a Director of Christian Education. This person will work alongside a team led by the Lead Pastor. The Director's primary role is to oversee & organize Faith Formation activities for all ages. Candidates need a strong, well developed faith in Christ along with exceptional interpersonal, teaching & leadership skills. This is a part time position. Key areas of focus include planning Faith Formation curriculum & implementation, managing Wee Worship, Vacation Bible School, Summer Day Camp, Holiday Programs, and others. The Director is responsible for strong child protective policies and to support a safe environment. Position requires 3 years of experience in a church setting. For more info see www.aelc.org. Interested candidates may email cover letter and resume to the attention of Personnel Team at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include 3 references and contact information.
Allegheny Lutheran Church, Mohnton, seeks an Organist, Director of Vocal and Bell Choirs. Position is part time. This position oversees the traditional music ministries in cooperation with the pastor. The music leader organizes the adult & bell choirs as well as special music. Key areas of focus include: preparing/perform worship music, lead/organize voice and bell choirs, organize special music events, Position is approximately 15 - 20 hr/wk. Compensation based upon experience. For more info see www.aelc.org. Interested candidates may email cover letter and resume to the attention of Personnel Team at email@example.com.
Zion Spies Lutheran Church in Alsace Twp seeks a Parish Administrative Assistant. Position is 15 hr/wk, in person, in the office. There are Covid related building restrictions in place. Responsibilities include office administration, ministry publications, point of contact for church calendar, publicity and events. Computer literacy in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Church Windows and social media platforms preferred. Email interest to ZionSpies@comcast.net. Subject Attn:" Council -PAA position".