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Junior High YOUTH Conference

Seventeen junior high youth from the Shenandoah District took advantage of the bus transportation to the National Junior High Conference at Juniata College on June 16-18. “It was a great trip,” Director of District Conference and Youth Services Rebecca House remarked. Jerry Ruff served as the bus driver.

Linetta Alley

Linetta Alley Takes the Helm at Brethren Woods 

The District leadership Team announced the hiring of Linetta Alley as director of Brethren Woods and Retreat Center in September 2022. Linetta brings eighteen years of leadership experience with outdoor ministries. She served as Program Director of Brethren Woods from 2003-2013. From 2013-2018 Linetta provided leadership to Camp Swatara as co-executive director. Since 2019 Linetta has served as assistant director and, more recently, as acting director for Brethren Woods.  

Linetta graduated from Eastern Mennonite Seminary in 2009 with an MDiv degree and has been ordained in the Church of the Brethren since 2013. She brings much creativity and experience to this role and ensures continuity in the ministry of Brethren Woods.

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