District News

Mar 15th, 2017 by wpd-office

Register for Jr. High Spring Rally!

It’s that time of year again to register for the Western Plains District Jr. High Rally for youth and their friends in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. It will be held April 28-30 at the Community Church of the Brethren in Hutchinson, Kan. The registration deadline is April 21. Click here to download the registration form and flyer.Read More »»

Mar 8th, 2017 by Wylene Lengel

Plan now for the 2017 Projects Unlimited Auction

Plan now to make an items or items for the Projects Unlimited Auction to be held Saturday night at District Conference.

Suggested items are paintings or drawings, handmade quilts, lap blankets or pot holders, home made jellies, salsas or cookies, hand crafted wooden toys, photographs, knitted hats or scarves.  The list is endless.  Also, consider service items like donating a car wash, providing lawn care or providing a cleaning service.   We welcome new and creative ideas!

All donated items and services will either be placed in the silent auction or auctioned Saturday evening.  All donations will go to the Brethren charity of your choice.

Charities include non-profit organizations such as Camp Colorado, Camp Mt. Herman, Cedars, Lybrook, Haiti Medical, and Western Plains District.

The auction date will be July 29, 2017 after the worship service.

For questions or to send pictures of your donated item/s contact Wylene Lengel at wylene.lengel@gmail.com


Feb 14th, 2017 by wpd-office

Listening Sessions with the General Secretary

This past summer David Steele began his service as Church of the Brethren General Secretary. He is planning “listening sessions” across the denomination to hear the voices of Brethren. You are invited for a time of conversation with him and fellowship with others from around the District at one of these events:Read More »»

Register by October 17!

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Upcoming Events

  • March 31, 2017Women's Retreat
  • April 1, 2017District Newsletter Deadline
  • April 7, 2017Men's Retreat
  • April 28, 2017Jr. High Rally
  • May 1, 2017District Newsletter Deadline
  • May 30, 2017Pre-Junior Camp (Gr. 3-4)
  • June 1, 2017District Newsletter Deadline
  • June 2, 2017Come Along with Me Camp (K-2 + adult)
  • June 4, 2017Sr. High Camp (Gr. 9-12)
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