March 3 announcements

This week all congregations in Eastern District & Franconia Conference are praying for Swamp Mennonite Church. Please pray that they would be faithful in the little things of daily life, for elastic edges as they reach out to their neighbors, and for creative collaboration with the Church(es) of Quakertown as they work together for God’s kingdom. To read more about Swamp, go to mennoniteconferencex.org/profiles.

 

Peaceful Living will hold a presentation on Special Needs Trusts, where Univest experts will share advice and advantages on topics including pros and cons of Special Needs Trusts, providing for a loved one’s future while also securing your own, and how to start and fund a Special Needs Trust.  This event will be held March 12, 6:30 to 8:00 pm; register at tinyurl.com/SpecialTrusts or contact Laura Housley with any questions: 610-287-1200 ext. 1000 or lhousley@peacefulliving.org.

 

Quakertown Christian School is more than what happens in a classroom, it’s a place to be nurtured and grow, to be valued and accepted, to make meaningful friendships, to be part of a community – to belong!  Offering accredited Christ-Centered academics in grades K-12, small class sizes and dedicated teachers, you can visit their campus on Thursday, March 19, 5:00 to 7:00 pm, to learn more. For more information, email admissions@quakertownchristian.org, call  215-536-6970 x508 or visit quakertownchristian.org.

 

You are invited to the Perkasie Patchwork Coffeehouse on March 21 when they feature Seasons Family Band: five siblings who create a fusion of Celtic and roots music on harp, hammered dulcimer, mandolin, fiddle, & voices. Opening the evening is Brush Brothers. Doors open at 7:00 pm with performances at 7:30. To learn more visit PerkMenno.net.

 

Calling all men: come experience spiritual freedom and encouragement by attending Men’s Encounter, being held April 3 to 5. For more info and registration, visit www.mensencounterpa.org.  If you have questions, contact Charlie Ness – charlie@mensencounterpa.org or 215-896-8830.

 

CANCELED: Blooming Glen Mennonite Church invites your family to an Easter Celebration and free Egg Hunt, April 4, rain or shine, from 9:00 to 11:00 am.  Bring your basket and join them for a story, crafts, breakfast snacks and the egg hunt.  For information call 215-257-3431 or visit www.bgmc.net.

 

CANCELED: A Lenten song service, Pathways, Passion and Promise, will be held at Blooming Glen Mennonite Church on April 5 at 6:30 pm.  The service will feature the Adult and Junior Choirs and congregational singing under the direction of Michael Bishop, Pastor of Worship and Music. For more information call 215-257-3431 or visit www.bgmc.net.

 

Wanted: Financial advisor to United Mission to Nepal, an interdenominational organization that exists to serve the poor and marginalized in the name and spirit of Christ. Work alongside Nepali professionals to ensure that sound financial practices are implemented to properly manage funds. Applicants should be age 21+ and the term is 3 months–2 years. Learn more at www.MennoniteMission.net/Serve.

 

Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship is seeking a half-time Executive Director to start between May and September 2020 who is committed to Anabaptist values and the mission of MHF, has proven skills in administration, communication, and networking, and has an intergenerationally compelling vision for MHF. Interested persons are invited to send a resume and statement of intent, including the broad strokes of your vision and thoughts about a strategic plan, to president@mennohealth.org. More information at www.mennohealth.org.