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Immanuel Lutheran Church is now hiring for a Youth and Family Ministry Director. Pastoral: Minister to youth and their families during Sunday School and other church programs, being present in their lives outside the church walls, available for common concerns and in crisis situations. Leadership: Recruit and nurture Youth and Family Ministry program. Administration : Manage the planning process and coordinate with Pastor and Youth Committee all regular ministries to youth and their families. This includes youth of all ages on Sunday mornings and mid-week events; assisting with Confirmation, special events, trips and retreats, and parent meetings. Stewardship: Ongoing evaluation of the effectiveness of youth programs, manage youth ministry budget, and collaborate with the sponsors of each Youth group. Ability to build, lead, and empower youth. Ability to implement a ministry vision. Familiarity with Lutheran Doctrine required; must be comfortable teaching it and representing Lutheran Theology. Proficient computer skills using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, database, email, internet, and social media. Supervisory experience preferred. Ability to adapt and evaluate curriculum preferred. Must have excellent organization, communication (verbal and written), and listening skills, with a high degree of initiative and accountability. Exceptional interpersonal and relational skills required, with sensitivity to church members and visitors. Understanding and enjoyment of youth and families and guiding their spiritual development. Please send resumes to immanuellavernia@gmail.com or call 830-253-8121.
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1936-2012

Ida Mae (Mattke) Gipson, 75, of La Vernia, Texas, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2012. She was born July 3, 1936, to Rolene (Schultz) and Paul Mattke Sr.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Douglas Gipson.

Ida is survived by her daughters, Gwendolyn Pierce, Pamela Gipson Berry and husband Todd, and Brenda Jay Faulk and husband Lennis; her sons, Earl Ray Gipson and wife Tammy and Kirk Douglas Gipson; her brother, Paul Mattke Jr. and wife Sandra; her aunt, Mary Mattke; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation took place Friday, May 4, from 1-2:30 p.m. in the Finch Funeral Chapel in La Vernia.

A funeral service followed at 2:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Dr. Robert Palan officiating.

Interment took place in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in La Vernia.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery at P.O. Box 168, La Vernia, TX 78121.
 

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