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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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1963-2013

Allen Arthur Achterberg, 50, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, in the Baylor University Hospital in Dallas after an extended illness. He was born on March 6, 1963, in Seguin, Texas, to Joyce Barbara (Koenig) and Herbert Gus Achterberg.

Allen graduated from Southwest Texas State (now Texas State University) in 1986 and spent the next 25 years teaching. He was most recently employed by the Dallas Independent School District and was the DISD Teacher of the Year in 2007.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his maternal and paternal grandparents.

Allen is survived by his sister, Katherine Ruth Achterberg; brothers Robert Lee Achterberg and David Anton Achterberg; nieces Elaine Rose Pereira and husband Wesley and Barbara Lynn Achterberg and partner Carl; nephew Robert “Robbie” Lee Achterberg Jr.; great-nieces Lesley and Lilly; great-nephews Christian and Robbie; and cousins Kenneth Hacker and wife Robin, Douglas Hacker, and Carolyn Agado and husband John.

The family wishes to acknowledge the friendship, support, and assistance provided by his extended Dallas family over the course of his lifetime, and by the doctors and staff of the Baylor University Hospital in Dallas over the past few weeks.

Visitation was held on Saturday, Sept. 14, from 1-4 p.m. in the Goetz Memorial Chapel in Seguin.

Interment followed in the Achterberg Cemetery near Olmos.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
 

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