District News & Announcements – August 2017

District News & Announcements

August 2017

 “District News and Announcements” is a monthly e-newsletter for members and friends of the Church of the Brethren in the Northern Plains District.  District Leaders, Commissions, Committees, and those doing special ministries share information on programs and activities.  Local churches share news and invitations.  Send submissions by August 25th for inclusion in next month’s newsletter to Hannah Button-Harrison, Interim Director of Communications, communications@nplains.org.

Get a printable version of the newsletter here.

In this issue

  1. District Conference: August 4-6 2017, South Waterloo COB
  2. Church Development and Renewal Retreat: August 25-26
  3. Continuing Education Opportunities 
  4. In Our Prayers
  5. Ways for Congregations to Support Our Ministers
  6. Work Camp Reflection: Baltimore, Maryland
  7. News from the Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Taskforce
  8. Holiness in our Midst – On Pets
  9. Congregational Newsletters
Quick info
Calendar of Events | District Staff & Leadership Contacts | Documents & Resources

Banner photo: South Waterloo’s Ice Cream Social at a local park, held the third Wednesday of every month for the church and the community.  Pictured: Hinsene Roba and JJ Inyani.   Photo by Barb Miller. Send in your photos for future newsletters! Email communications@nplains.org.

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