Local Affiliates and Background Information
Church of the Brethren General Offices, Elgin, IL: www.brethren.org
“For the glory of God and our neighbor’s good.”
It was a member of the Church of the Brethren who began the now Heifer International.
Illinois/Wisconsin District Church of the Brethren.
The district includes 36 Illinois congregations and 1 Wisconsin congregation.
Pinecrest Community located in Mt. Morris, IL: www.pinecrestcommunity.org
Camp Emmaus located near Mt. Morris, IL is a Christian camp and retreat center. Since its beginning it has provided leadership and faith formation for children, youth and adults.: www.CampEmmaus.org
Pleasant Hill Village, Girard, IL www.pleasanthillvillage.org
Brethren Colleges & Seminary
Bridgewater College (Bridgewater, Virginia) www.bridgewater.edu
Elizabethtown College (Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania) www.etown.edu
Juniata College (Huntingdon, Pennsylvania)
University of La Verne (La Verne, California)
Manchester University (North Manchester, Indiana) www.manchester.edu
McPherson College (McPherson, Kansas) www.mcpherson.edu
Bethany Theological Seminary (Richmond, Indiana)