The physical District Office is closed until further notice. District Executive, Bill Waugh and Office Manager, Carolyn Jones may be emailed from our Contact page. Please DO NOT leave messages on the district phone system, instead you may call our personal cell phone numbers. Thank you for patience and understanding. Carolyn Jones
Last Update : 11-25-20
The Mechanicsburg Church of the Brethren is actively seeking a Choir Director to assist in its music ministries. This part-time position of 8-10 hours per week will include directing the Chancel Choir as well as collaborating with the pastor and other musicians of the congregation to support meaningful worship. The congregation uses the Church of the Brethren Hymnal: a Worship Book and the Hymnal Supplement in its worship. A music degree or equivalent is preferred but not required. Experience with choir music and conducting is important. This is a good opportunity for a student of music! Interested persons are asked to please call Warren Eshbach 717 873 7602, Margie Fultz 717 329 1479 or email Pastor Del Keeney at email@example.com . The job description is under revision, but should be available from Pastor Del Keeney upon request.
At the January 12, 2019 District Board, a Guide for Congregational Withdrawal was approved. While we wish to be in conversation with congregations who feel estranged from our denomination, we recognize that reconciliation is not always possible. The Guide is a way forward for the District and the Congregation.Guide for Congregational Withdrawal
To find out what the Christian Churches Together called for in immigration reform (COB is part of recent gathering) go to www.christianchurchestogether.org.
Brook Lane Health Services have persons available that could make presentations at your church or small groups. Sample topics include:
To arrange a speaker or discuss a presentation need, contact: Curt Miller, Director of Public Relations - 301-733-0331, ext 228 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Church of the Brethren Annual Report