District News

Ministry Updates

Ministry Updates

Joshua Leck was ordained to ministry on Dec. 28 after completing the Education for Shared Ministries (EFSM) program.

Ted & Co. in Kansas

Ted & Co. in Kansas

Ted & Co. is coming to Kansas this winter with not one, but TWO opportunities to experience this entertaining and thought-provoking theater. Check it out!


NOAC Bus 2015–Save the Date!

NOAC Save the Date! September 7-11,  2015

Camp changes for web

District camp schedules reconfigured

The Outdoor Ministries Team (OMT) looks forward to fun, well-led, and spirit-filled camps for the children of Western Plains district in 2015. Download the camp schedule here. We have some changes this year that parents and campers alike will want to know about.


Jr. High Rally: Celebrating God’s creation through art and creativity

It’s that time of year again to Save the Date for the Jr. High Youth Rally for youth and their friends in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. It will be held March 20th – 22nd at the Community Church of the Brethren in Hutchinson, Kan. Download the flyer and registration form.



“I will change your name. You shall no longer be called ‘wounded.’ ‘outcast,’ ‘lonely,’ or ‘afraid.’” What a promise!

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Help MC students volunteer at Heifer, Lybrook

Each year, McPherson College offers travel opportunities during spring break that students can spend their time serving others. Two Alternative Spring Break trips will be offered this year during the McPherson College Spring Break which occurs from March 16-20, 2015.

DC2015 blocks

Represent your church in the district quilt

These are the gorgeous quilt blocks that have come in from Western Plains churches for the 2015 quilt to be auctioned at District Conference!

ryc 2015

RYC 2015: Keep Calm and Be a Dunker Punk

REGIONAL YOUTH CONFERENCE 2015 Theme: Keep Calm and Be a Dunker Punk

Remembrance of Julie Liggett

Remembrance of Julie Liggett

Julie Liggett (75) died on Friday, November 28 of complications from ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). The memorial service was held December 16 at Eastlake (Colo.) First Congregational Church.