The scoops just keep coming...check out the latest below but first an announcement. A good number of you like to get the latest quicker than we post and we are always looking for ways to make that happen. Often we will post one day and that same day get a new scoop. We have a remedy, you'll continue to get the notices about new scoops as always but if you want the latest sooner you can sign up for SPEEDY SCOOPS. It's SIMPLE. Send a text to 615 294-1453 with your name in the message part. We'll add you to the list. Anytime you want off just let us know. Now for the latest: West Dyer church in Dyersburg, TN is looking for a preacher. Ricky Burse is going to work with New Pathways for Children in Melber, Ky as the Associate Executive Director as part of the transition plan to become the Executive Director. To learn more about West Dyer go to their site: http://www.westdyersburg.com/
Dave Dugan scoops himself: The 8th and Lee congregation in Lawton, OK is looking for a new preacher. Dave Dugan has been there the last 13 years and has become a Hospice Chaplain. He will continue as a part-time preacher and be a member there. They have elders and attendance runs about 100 a Sunday. Call the office at 580-355-1779 for information or Dave could, I'm sure answer some questions at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Phil Sanders gets scoop points for this one: The Mena, AR is looking for a pulpit minister. It is a congregation of 100. Contact Austin Emery, elder and retiring minister. (479) 394-2036 2009 Highway 71 N, Mena, AR 71953. Phil just completed a meeting there so he might be able to help you.
The Woodland Oaks church of Christ in The Woodlands Texas is looking for an Involvement Minister. For more info go to: http://woodlandoaks.org/2013/03/06/involvement-minister-job-description/
This scoop from Jim Faughn: The Central congregation in Paducah, KY is looking for an associate minister. The deadline for resumes is APRIL 1! At that point they will begin the "review and interview" process. Central averages about 210 or so on Sunday mornings. We have five elders (including Jim) and nine deacons. Interested? Contact: Central church of Christ 2220 Washington St. Paducah, KY 42003 - 270.442.1017 - email@example.com
Sunday, David Stofel and the elders at Ethridge announced that he will be leaving the work there after several years. It is a good transition and David is leaving on good terms. It will probably be in the fall before this will happen. They are forming a search committee. When we know more we will share it.
We've got a little more info on the Bellevue Involvement role at Bellevue in Nashville: George McKinzie is a member of the search committee and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The College Avenue congregation in Eldorado, Arkansas is looking for a "Recovery Minister." From what I can tell this will be a role that will be very evangelistic and focus primarily on reaching out to those who have had addictions and are recovering. The description was quiet long so we posted it here.
As always, we are not the news, we just report! You need to check out any of these on your own. And let us know of anything we've missed.