Congregational Resourcing

Congregational life needs, including youth program, disaster response, BVS promotion, peace advocacy, Christian education, men/women’s retreats, deacon ministry.

Team Members: Wylene Lengel (Chair), McPherson; Beverly Minnich, Newton; Dale Minnich, Newton; Cathy Patrick, Monitor; Gloria Price, Independence; Joanna Smith, Mont Ida; Judy Wrightsman, Antelope Park

CRT Meeting Minutes - 1/10/16

CRT Meeting Minutes – 1/10/16

The team met Jan 10 at 4 pm via teleconference. Members present: Wylene Lengel, Judy Wrightsman Members Absent: Barbara Flory, Dale Minnich, Cathy Patrick, Terri Torres, Gloria Price Wylene Lengel opened with a short devotion and prayer. Wylene Lengel reported that she was in contact with Frances Oltman regarding replacing Cathy Patrick, Judy Wrightsman, and … read on

Mens Retreat

Men’s Retreat 2016

Plan now to attend the Western Plains District Men’s Retreat, which will be held April 8-9 at the Heartland Center for Spirituality in Great Bend, Kan.

Womens Retreat

Women’s Retreat 2016

Western Plains District Women’s Retreat will be held April 8-10 at the Cross Wind Conference Center in Hesston Kan. Tara Hornbacker, Professor of Ministry Formation, Evangelism, and Missional Leadership at Bethany Theological Seminary, always wanted to have her own Christian cooking show on TV. Now you can join her as a studio audience for the … read on

CRT Meeting Minutes - 11/8/15

CRT Meeting Minutes – 11/8/15

The team met Sunday November 8, 2015 at 4 pm via teleconference. Members present: Barbara Flory, Terri Torres, Dale Minnich, Judy Wrightsman, Wylene Lengel Members absent: Cathy Patrick, Gloria Price Wylene led a devotion focused on thankfulness. Members needing replacement after this year: Cathy Patrick, Judy Wrightsman Children’s coordinator needing replacement: Laura Snyder Wylene will … read on

CRT Meeting Minutes - 10/11/15

CRT Meeting Minutes – 10/11/15

Congregational Resourcing Team Meeting – Oct. 11, 2015 at 4 pm

Projects Unlimited Auction - 2015

Projects Unlimited Auction – 2015

Projects Unlimited Auction 2015 – Results

CRT Meeting Minutes - 9/13/15

CRT Meeting Minutes – 9/13/15

Congregational Resourcing Team Meeting – Sept. 13, 2015 at 4 pm

Matching funds available for gifts to EYN

Matching funds available for gifts to EYN

The Western Plains Brethren Disaster Ministries team would like to give $5000 in matching funds to EYN this next year. The first $5,000 in gifts from Western Plains District congregations and individuals will be matched, i.e. doubled!

Return trip to Colorado planned for Brethren Disaster Ministries

Return trip to Colorado planned for Brethren Disaster Ministries

Western Plains had a successful trip to the Brethren Disaster Ministries  worksite in Colorado earlier this summer, and a return trip is planned the week of November 29.

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Next Brethren Disaster Ministries Trip

The Western Plains Brethren Disaster Ministries trip to Greeley, Colo. was a huge success! Western Plains’ coordinators Bud and Susan Taylor have taken a leap of faith and signed up for another week later this year: November 29 – December 5.