Position Opening – World Renew, an agency of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA), has a full time opening for a Country Consultant in Cambodia. The position will provide leadership in the development of World Renew’s strategy in-country and lead the overall strategy and policies of the Ministry Team. The incumbent will supervise national, expatriate and seconded staff, operate in a team consultancy mode and be the lead consultant as required. Visit www.crcna.org or www.worldrenew.net for more information or to complete an online application. Deadline is March 11.
Discover Uganda In 2013 – Join World Renew’s Good Health and HIV/AIDS Tour from Jul. 20 to Aug. 3. You’ll see firsthand how God is working through World Renew in Uganda by visiting communities where Christian churches are working together to improve health and care for those living with and affected by AIDS. You’ll also experience the stunning beauty of Africa’s savannahs, markets, and wildlife. Contact us today to find out more. Email email@example.com; in the US call Mary Dykstra at 1-800-552-7972; or in Canada, call Iona Buisman at 1-800-730-3490.
World Missions – It’s Poster Time! Christian Reformed World Missions’ 2013 Poster Contest has begun. Create a poster with a missions theme and send it in to CRWM by April 19. Themes, guidelines, and submission forms are available at www.crwm.org/postercontest.
Calvin College – It’s never too early to start exploring college! Calvin College offers the opportunities for current high school students to experience college life firsthand AND earn college credit through Calvin’s Summer Academy. Students live on campus, take a college course, meet new friends, gain college readiness skills, and will even earn a grant toward Calvin tuition. For more information, and to apply, go to www.calvin.edu/go/summeracademy. Apply by March 15 to be considered for this selective program!
Free Webinar - Even though more than half of us are visual learners, much of our worship is still word-based. This webinar “Paper, Pixels, Fabric, Paint: Visuals for Worship” will show you how to use everyday materials to transform your worship places. Besides sharing some specific ideas, presenter Dean Heetderks will talk about best practices to make sure the all-important message gets through and explore ideas on how to involve others on March 13 at 12 noon EDT. Please visit crcna.org/webinars for details and registration for this one-hour event.
Groundwork- Gluttony: Of all the seven deadly singluttony is probably the most personally embarrassing. But before we excuse ourselves and think we don’t have trouble with gluttony, perhaps we should stop and think about what this sin actually involves. Join the Groundwork discussion on gluttony as we look at Philippians 3:19, 1 Corinthians 9:24-27, and more. Find a local radio station or listen now at www.GroundworkOnline.com.
Kids Corner – Absolutely: What does “the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth” really mean? Help Liz discover the real truth on this week’s Kids Corner. Kids Corner is a member of the HisKids.net alliance—working together to provide quality entertainment for kids that is Christ-centered and Bible-based. Visit HisKids.net to find great Christian programs and music for kids.
Position Opening – Diaconal Ministries Canada (DMC) has an opening for a part time Regional Diaconal Ministry Developer in British Columbia. This position provides support to Christian Reformed Church congregations in BC for DMC’s 3 goal areas of engaging community, equipping deacons and doing justice. In addition, this position oversees the work of Diaconal Ministry Developers in BC and fosters healthy connections with DMC’s contacts within the province and beyond. Visit www.diaconalministries.com for more information and how to apply. Application deadline is March 15.
Heidelberg Catechism – New from Faith Alive, “The Heidelberg Catechism: 450th Anniversary Edition” offers a fresh and accurate translation of the historic confession. Join churches and small groups from around the world in studying the Heidelberg in celebration of the 450th anniversary! Visit FaithAliveResources.org/Heidelberg or call 800-333-8300 to learn more.
Sea to Sea 2013 – Support Sea to Sea Cyclists. Does your congregation have one or more people participating in Sea to Sea this summer? Ask them how you can help support their fundraising efforts and help end poverty in your neighborhood and around the world! For more information about Sea to Sea, go to www.seatosea.org.