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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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Alfred “Bob” Rahe, a longtime resident of Falls City, Texas, entered eternal rest Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at 11:55 a.m. in the Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville at the age of 96 years, 1 month, and 29 days.

Bob was born Oct. 26, 1916, in Marion, the son of Anna Fritz and Herman Rahe Sr. Bob married Lillian Marie Zaiontz on Nov. 13, 1939, in the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City. Bob proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II, and worked as an equipment operator for many years.

Lillian Marie Zaiontz Rahe, Bob’s beloved wife of more than 71 years, preceded him in death on Dec. 24, 2010. He was also preceded in death by his parents; his son, Alfred Joseph Rahe; and his siblings, Herman Rahe Jr., Bernice Evans, and Hildegard Venton.

Bob is survived by his daughter, Susan Sikes and husband Darral; his grandchildren, Arlene Rahe, Mary Rahe Holland, Karen Rakowitz Gulick, Rocky Rakowitz, and Elaine Sikes; his great-grandchildren, Curtis Jackson, Samantha Sigler, Justin Rahe, Holly Holland, and Luke, Cole Bob, and Cade Gulick; his great-great-grandchildren, Samuel Eckols and Caleigh Jackson; and his sister, Irmgard Muenchow.

Visitation was held Thursday, Dec. 27, in the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City, with a rosary recited at 7 p.m.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. in the church, with the Rev. Gregory Sawicki officiating.

Interment followed in the Holy Trinity Cemetery in Falls City.

Serving as pallbearers were Darral Sikes, Gerald Zaiontz, Howard Holland, Justin Rahe, Luke Gulick, and Cruz Ruiz.

Serving as honorary pallbearers were Cole Bob Gulick and Cade Gulick.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Falls City Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 246, Falls City, TX 78113.
 

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