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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.
Office Assistant needed for Construction Co. in Stockdale, must pass background and drug test, accounting experience necessary, pay based on experience. Mail Resume to P.O. Box 430, Stockdale, TX 78160.
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1934-2013

Marvin Eugene “Gene” Forister, 79, passed away Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, in Converse. He was born on Feb. 18, 1934, in Karnes City, Texas, to Afton and Leola Forister.

Gene worked for many years with Carefree Exteriors where he enjoyed laughing and joking with his employees and customers.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Brigitte Ida Forister; his son, Chris Forister; and his parents.

Gene is survived by his two daughters, Shirley A. Dixon and husband Kenneth and Cindy Forister; and sister Mary C. Forister.

Visitation was held on Sunday, March 3, from 5-7 p.m. in the Sunset Funeral Home in San Antonio.

A funeral service was held on Monday at noon in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Bill Shockley officiating.

Interment followed with military honors in the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.
 

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