Regional Youth Conference is coming up March 28-30 at McPherson College! The theme is “Called by God: Preparing for the Journey Together“, and guest speakers and musicians will be Jacob and Jerry Crouse. Online registration and schedule can be found at www.mcpherson.edu/ryc/ Registration deadline is March 24.
The Western Plains District Men’s Retreat is coming up April 11-12 at Heartland Center for Spirituality in Great Bend, Kansas. Plan now to attend! You can download the brochure here.
Projects Unlimited Auction Western Plains District Conference of the Church of the Brethren Saturday Evening, July 26, 2014 It is time for us to begin preparing for the annual Projects Unlimited Auction! Most of us enjoy taking time to pursue our hobbies and we find satisfaction in creating special things to use or to give … read on
Can you believe Camp Mt. Hermon has served campers for 70 years? Yeah, it’s a big deal! We want the world to know about it, and what better way than to wear T-shirts that announce our accomplishment. You have a chance to create an awesome design for our 70th Anniversary T-shirt. Enter the T-shirt design … read on
The District Women’s Retreat is coming up April 4-6 at Crosswind Conference Center in Hesston, Kansas. Download the brochure here. The registration deadline is March 10.
The 2014 Jr. High Rally will be held February 7-9 at Community Church of the Brethren in Hutchinson, Kan. This year’s rally asked the question “Why Doubt?”, reflecting on how we can grow in our relationship with Jesus and turn doubt from stumbling blocks to stepping stones and grow in faith and build our relationship … read on
The District’s Congregational Resourcing Team is pleased to introduce Philip and Nicole Sampson as our new Junior High Ministry Coordinators! Both are members of the Community Church of the Brethren in Hutchinson, Kan., and Nicole is a member of its leadership team. Philip grew up in the Hutchinson congregation and attended Hutchison Community College for … read on
The Shepard’s Voice: SV NovDec 2013 Inside this Issue Page 2: Calendar, Prayer Corner, Men’s Retreat, Ministerial Updates Page 3: NYC 2014, Forms! Page 4-5: Mission & Service: Disaster Relief Updates; Western Plains BVSers Page 6: New Jr. High Coordinators; February Leadership Training Page 7: News Youth Can Use!; Seeing Through Our Own Eyes Page … read on
Download your Footprints Devotionals for December! Last year, we shared with you the first volume (January through June) of Footprints devotionals, which Cathy Price of the Mont Ida congregation has written, along with artwork by Connie Rhodes, member of the Newton congregation. We are pleased to offer this devotional series again this year, which includes … read on
At the Gathering this year, Cody Flory Robertson, of the Wichita First congregation, led a workshop on Contemplative Photography for the Junior High youth. They spent some time learning about contemplative photography and spent more time experiencing contemplative photography—experiencing and contemplating the world around them and capturing that with their cameras. Cody has started a … read on