Community Announcements

Josiah Ventures

A couple who are on staff with Josiah Ventures in Romania needs a place to stay while they are in the Boston area from October 14-16. Please contact Rachel Thrasher if you are interested and have space in your house during that time.

Stephen and Rachel Thrasher are hosting an evening with this same Josiah Ventures staff couple in which they will share their vision for Romania and some of their ministry experiences there. Come join us for fall desserts and warm drinks on Sunday night, October 14th at 7:00pm. Contact Rachel Thrasher to RSVP.

Veritas Job Openings

Job Openings: The Veritas Forum is a fast-growing, strategic ministry based in Cambridge that partners with students, faculty and campus ministers to engage universities and the broader public square with life’s big questions. The Veritas Forum puts the Christian faith in dialogue with other beliefs and invites participants from all backgrounds to pursue Truth. Should you have any questions regarding the follow positions, please email David Hobbet:

CTKS Auditions

CTKS is excited to announce auditions for its upcoming Advent play, "Midwinter." Directed by Ruthie Buescher and Sara O'Brien, the play recounts the birth story using scripture, sacred music, and physical theater. We are searching for actors/singers and musicians for a collaborative rehearsal process, as well as some other roles in stage management and set design. Auditions are on Oct. 13 from 1-3pm, and the show performs Dec. 15 and 16. Rehearsals will be in Somerville on Monday evenings and Saturday afternoons beginning Oct. 20. Contact Ruthie Buescher for more info or to sign up for an audition slot!

Artist Fellowship Architecture Walk

Join local architects Bruce Buescher and Jessica Walker and the CTKS Artist Fellowship for an architecture walking tour of Harvard and surrounding buildings on Saturday, September 22. We will meet at Tatte Bakery & Cafe in Harvard Square (1288 Massachusetts Ave.) at 10am. The tour will be stroller friendly, and all are welcome to come and go as needed! Contact Bruce Buescher for more info.

Babysitter Needed

CTK family in Watertown is looking for a babysitter for their 3 girls, ages 6, 4, and 1 on weekends, and/or someone who could help with an occasional week night when one parent travels. Their home is within a 5-min. walk of 2 bus lines, and about a 10-min. ride from Harvard Square. If you are interested or have recommendations, please contact Nicole O'Hern (816-820-3940).

Care Dimensions Volunteers

Care Dimensions is looking for volunteers to help support our hospice patients and families. Come be a part of something truly extraordinary and help us in our mission to make each day a gift for our patients and their families. Whatever your skills, talents, or motivation, we have a volunteer opportunity for you!  Our next training starts soon so please contact Volunteer Coordinator, Heather Merrill (781-373-6509) for more information.

Housing Needed

A twenty-three year-old male student from Chile is urgently looking for a place to stay from September 1st, 2018, preferably with a kind family in Boston who would be willing to open their home and their hearts to him. He has been here since May this year, studying on a full tuition scholarship at Berklee College of Music. His current living arrangements expire now at the end of August. If you can think of anyone who may may be able to help Brian, please contact Vera Benson (617.543.9301).

CTK Newton Nursery Staff

Nursery Staff/Caregiver Positions Available at Christ the King (Newton): There are several compensated staff/caregiver positions at CTK Newton for the nursery (0-3 year olds), Sundays from 3:45-5:45pm. If these positions are of interest to you, or you have more questions, please contact Meredith Johnsen, Volunteer Nursery Coordinator for Christ the King, by phone (864.915.2594) or by email.

Love Reigns Preschool

Love Reigns Children's Center in Arlington has a few 4-year old part-time Preschool openings in their mixed Preschool Classroom.  If you are interested or would like more information, please email the Directors, Alisha and Christina, at LoveReignsCC@gmail.com.  CTK member Elizabeth Cantrell is happy to recommend Love Reigns and can answer any specific questions. A few of the schedules they have available are 3-days (MWF) or 5-days (M-F) from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm or 8:00 am - 3:00 pm.  

Arlington Apartment for Rent

Apartment for Rent in Arlington: Owner-occupied, 1st floor 2-bedroom/1-bathroom apartment in a nice neighborhood. Freshly painted exterior, one car off street parking. Vinyl replacement windows, hardwood floors, washer/dryer hook up - kitchen or basement . Refrigerator included, steps to T, bike path, laundrymat and close to main highways (128, 93, 90), some basement storage. Non-smoking, prefer no pets. For more information, contact Tom Buckley (Joe Buckley's brother) via email or at 781-850-6013.

Family Housing Needed

A family of five with three small children are looking for housing starting as soon as possible. They are moving to Boston to begin teaching at Sattler College, and are hoping to find an apartment that is de-leaded, approx. $2000/month, and has in-unit laundry capabilities. They are open to renting short term or living in a house with another family or couple. They are hoping to find something in the Malden or Medford area near transit. Contact Merissa Scheumann with any leads! 

ACCESS After School Programs

ACCESS (American Chinese Christian Educational and Social Services, Inc.) provides after-school and summer programming for children of immigrant, low-income families in Boston's Chinatown. They are now recruiting teachers for our After School Enrichment Program. If you are interested in either working or volunteering with them this school year, please contact Ji-Sun Ham, Director of Children and Families at ACCESS.