District Newsletter

The Shepherd’s Voice is the monthly newsletter
published by the Western Plains District Office.

Annual Meeting of Camp Colorado Corporation Announced

The Board of Directors of the Brethren Leadership Foundation, Inc. (dba Camp Colorado) announces its annual meeting to be held Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 7 PM Mountain Time at Camp Colorado, 238 N. County Highway 67, Sedalia, Colorado 80135.  At the meeting the following persons will be nominated for a three-year term on the … read on

Next Leadership Training Scheduled as Pre-Conference Event

Please join us for Western Plains District’s Leadership Training for pastors AND lay church leaders Pre-District Conference event! July 28-29, 2016, McPherson Church of the Brethren, McPherson, KS

Register for District Conference!

District Conference is quickly approaching and will be held July 29-31 in McPherson, Kan. Registration deadline is Monday, July 11. We look forward to seeing you! All are welcome!

Register for summer camp!

With the first camp session starting June 3, the summer camp season will be upon us before we know it! Register soon!

Brethren Heritage Bus Tour Opportunity

Northern Plains District of the Church of the Brethren is having a Heritage Bus Tour August 7-14 of this year.  They still have some spots available on the bus and are offering this opportunity to other districts.

Biking for Peace to ride through Western Plains

The Biking for Peace team will be setting out soon for their ride across America to promote peace and non-violence! One of the riders, Michael Himlie, is a member of the Church of the Brethren and attended McPherson College for a portion of his college career. Here are a few details of when and where … read on

McPherson College students volunteer with Brethren Disaster Ministries

Fifteen McPherson College students and two staff members traveled to Loveland, Colo. to work with Brethren Disaster Ministries over their spring break.

Annual Conference Delegate Briefing

The 2016 Annual Conference Delegate Briefing video is now available for viewing! It can be viewed at the Annual Conference website (http://www.brethren.org/ac/2016/business/). A copy of the DVD is also available at the Western Plains District Office. A DVD copy of the view is available for loan through the District Office. If you would like to … read on

Mother’s Day Gratitude Project

Honor a woman you know and love by celebrating and supporting mothers around the world! Global Women’s Project announces our annual Mother’s Day Gratitude Project! Rather than buying more material gifts for your loved one, express your gratitude with a gift that helps other women around the world. Your donation allows us to fund projects … read on

Help fill needs at Annual Conference

Volunteers are needed at Annual Conference in North Carolina this summer. If you plan to attend conference this year, take a look at the needs listed below and lend a hand if you’re able!