West Berks Mission District Events
CAMP Noah 2021 - Aug 2 - 6, 9 am to 3 pm at the Oley Fairgrounds. See the attached brochure for details. For children K through 5th grades. Campers attend FREE. Food, materials, and t-shirt included. For camper registration without internet access contact Kathy Schaeffer Friedens Lutheran Church, Oley, Pa.
CROP WALK - Grings' Mill October 10: Save the date and mark your calendar for more details.
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:
August 24 - Council Meeting
Sep 9 - CROP Walk kick off at Isaac's
Oct 10 - CROP Walk at Gring's Mill
October 26 - Council Meeting
Nov 11 ? - WBMD Assembly
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.
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".
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.
BERN Lutheran Church is seeking a Parish Secretary to perform all office work related to ministry of the congregation. Computer skills and interpersonal skills are important since this person will be interacting with all who stop by the church building or call on the phone. A willingness to learn new software is necessary. Position is 15 - 20 hrs/wk including regularly scheduled office hours over a minimum of 3 days per week. There is the possibility of full time hours working with another congregation. For information or to apply contact Brenda Reichert at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-914-8077.