February 7 announcements

Ken Reed, author of the new historical novel, “Both My Sons”, will be at the Mennonite Heritage Center on Sunday, February 19 at 2:00 pm.  Reed will be performing a 15-minute dramatic monologue based on the main character of his new historical novel and speaking about the challengers of writing historical fiction.  Admission is free. For more info, see www.mhep.org or call 215-256-3020.

 

The next Photo ID Clinic will be Saturday, February 25, 10:00 am to 12 noon. They are moving the clinic to the New Life Internet Café, 19 W. Marshall Street (just two blocks away from the New Life Plaza where the clinic has been held). See the flyer for more info.

 

Tickets are now available for Indian Creek Foundation’s 2017 Celebrity Event, featuring Penn State Alum and current NFL player Devon Still.  Still was a defensive tackle for the Bengals when his daughter, Leah, was diagnosed with stage 5 neuroblastoma, a very rare pediatric cancer, in 2014.  The event will be held Friday, March 31 at Dock Mennonite Academy’s 9-12 Campus. Click here to purchase tickets, or contact Heather Harter at 267-203-1500 ext. 307.

 

You are invited to be part of a global, one-day simulcast featuring Priscilla Shirer, Saturday, April 8 from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm at Camp Men-O-Lan. This event focuses on the power of prayer and learning to study God’s Word for yourself. You’ll get sound biblical teaching, prayer, and encouragement. Get more info and register online here.

 

MCC is planning two one-day events shedding light on early Native life and settlements. On April 9, join them in Lancaster County with a special focus on Manor Township, and on May 6 in the Lehigh Valley with a visit to the Museum of Indian Culture. For more details and to register online, visit mcc.org/events.

 

Are you looking for a small Christian Preschool experience for your 3-5 year old child?  Hilltop Preschool, located in Line Lexington Mennonite Church, offers an exciting approach to early education that hopes to instill a love for God and for learning. 2017-2018 enrollment and open houses are going on now; for more information go to HilltopPreschool.org, call 215-822-0565, or email hilltoppre.llmc@gmail.com.

 

Perkiomenville Mennonite Church is seeking to hire an Administrative Assistant.  The position is about 15 hours a week.  The person that would be the best fit for this position would be proficient in Microsoft Office, able to communicate effectively (both orally and written), and is well organized.  Please send resumes for consideration to Pastor Mike at mike@perkmc.com.

 

Paid internship opportunities are now available for college students/young adults looking for experience in community service, leadership training, and building relationships in and outside the local church.  The internship runs 8 weeks (early June through end of July) for about 30 hours per week volunteering for local non-profits and ministries, and 10 hours in training.  This opportunity is a collaboration between Souderton Mennonite Church and other Francona & EDC churches.  For more information contact Sarah Freeman at 215-723-3088 x.106 or sfreeman@soudertonmennonite.org.