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EVENTS & HAPPENINGS:
August 15, 2021 - Annual Picnic - 12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., Femme Osage UCC, 4360 Cappeln Osage Road, Augusta MO. Outside buffet, carry outs, live entertainment, beer garden & wine tent, country store, kids' games! Adults $14.00, Children ages 6 -12 $7.00, Children under age 6 free! Cafeteria Style dining - all you can eat! Kettle cooked beef, deep fried chicken, pie, bread, and drinks.
Job Opportunities and For Sale or Free Items
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Listings will remain posted for one month and then removed, unless specifically requested for extended posting.
Hoyleton Youth & Family Services, a local CHHSM agency, is hiring. Share your calling for serving others and make a difference in the communities we all live in by joining our growing team. We’re looking for youth counselors, therapists and social workers to help at-risk youth and families living in southern Illinois transform their futures. Full and part-time jobs are available in Fairview Heights, Belleville and Hoyleton, Illinois. APPLY TODAY | hoyleton.org/careers | 618) 688-4727
SEEKING FULL TIME CHAPLAIN for Foxwood Springs, a KC area Retirement Community. With 500 residents, this Brookdale Community serves those in independent living, assisted living, nursing and memory care. For more information contact Brian Petersen at call 816-318-2200 or for more information, contact resident Jane Fisler-Hoffman firstname.lastname@example.org .
Youth Ministry Coordinator - an opening exists for a Youth Ministry Coordinator at Ivy Chapel UCC. The Youth Ministry Coordinator at Ivy Chapel United Church of Christ will create opportunities for all ages of youth to develop their faith and build connections within the church. The successful candidate will develop and lead a growing youth program. This person also will work with the worship team to plan a cohesive Sunday worship experience. For more information please reference this job description. For additional details, or to apply for this position, contact Sarah Heend at email@example.com or 314-434-4991.
Sunday School Teacher - First Congregational Church of Webster Groves is seeking a Sunday School Teacher to implement developmentally appropriate Christian Education classes for children in the Teacher’s assigned age group for 2.5hrs/week. The Sunday School Teacher will be expected to utilize the assigned curriculum, create an engaging classroom environment, attend occasional in-service trainings, employ compassionate discipline practices, become personally acquainted with each child, participate in other Christian Education programming, and comply with the church’s Safe Child Policy. This position will work under the supervision of the Pastoral Assistant and in cooperation with other Christian Education leaders (staff and volunteers). Experience with elementary-age children and progressive Christianity preferred. For additional information, or to apply for this position, please contact Halley Kim, Pastoral Assistant, First Congregational Church of Webster Groves United Church of Christ, 10 West Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119, (314) 962-0475 ext. 12.
Director of Music - Immanuel United Church of Christ in Ferguson MO is seeking a dedicated and creative individual for the position of Director of Music. The position oversees and provides leadership for the total music ministry of a Pre-COVID19, 300 member church with senior pastor. Responsibilities include playing the Wicks pipe organ and grand piano for up to two services each Sunday. Previously, the Director of Music duties included a volunteer adult choir and adult hand-bell choir, overseeing a children’s choir, preparing music for seasonal services, etc. with activities on Wednesday evening, Thursday evening and Sunday morning for nine months, then reduced summer hours while choirs break for the summer. Previous church music experience and a degree in music is preferred. Previous experiences will be reviewed on an individual basis. Salary is competitive. All interested persons may submit a resume, salary requirements and references to firstname.lastname@example.org . The church website is www.immanuelucc.org. Church oﬃce: 314-521-7324, hours are 8:00-1:00 Tuesday through Friday
ITEMS FOR SALE / FREE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Lisa Key: Chief Development Officer
314.805.6856 | KeyLisa@EmmausHomes.org
Emmaus Homes Archives
After completing a multi-year project to preserve and catalog archives and historical documents, Emmaus will offer remaining items available for free to the public. The limited offering includes primarily documents, photographs, and books. The event will be held Thursday, July 29th from 1 pm to 4 pm at the Emmaus office, located at 16020 State Hwy 47, Marthasville MO.
In recent years, Emmaus has successfully transitioned the clients they serve from campus-based settings to homes in the local community. Currently, more than 200 clients live in homes throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area, including Warren, Franklin, and St. Charles County.
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