Local Affiliates and Background Information

Church of the Brethren General Offices, Elgin, IL:

   “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.

 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.:

 Brethren Colleges & Seminary

Bridgewater College (Bridgewater, Virginia)

Elizabethtown College (Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania)

Juniata College (Huntingdon, Pennsylvania)

University of La Verne (La Verne, California)

Manchester University (North Manchester, Indiana)

McPherson College (McPherson, Kansas)

Bethany Theological Seminary (Richmond, Indiana)