Welcome to the Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren

Welcome to the Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren

We strive to be a very welcoming congregation. From the moment you enter our doors, you can expect a warm greeting and a handshake from one of our greeters.  Please visit our “Welcome Visitors” table to pick up a nametag in Memorial Lobby (east side of building).

One Body

One Body

We intentionally hold just one worship service each Sunday, which supports our belief in the importance of worshipping God together in creative and meaningful ways. Through a variety of styles of music, prayer and sermons, we attempt to appeal to a diverse range of preferences in worship.

Peacemaking

Peacemaking

Peacemaking is at the core of our Brethren heritage. Promoting peace and justice in our neighborhoods and around the world is an essential part of our congregational mission at Elizabethtown. The Peace Group in our congregation works through education, discussion and prayer to advocate for peace and engage in local, regional, national and...

Prayer & Fasting for Nigeria

Prayer & Fasting for Nigeria

Christian groups and many Muslims in Nigeria have been struggling against the extremist group Boka Haram which has been terrorizing them since 2009 with killings, abductions and destruction of property. In July 2014 at the request of the EYN, Ekklesiyar Yan’uwa a Nigeria (the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria), the...

Fair Trade - Shop Online

Fair Trade - Shop Online

We support and promote Fair Trade as a way of doing business that ultimately aims to keep small farmers an active part of the world marketplace, and aims to empower consumers to make purchases that support their values. It is a set of business practices voluntarily adopted by the producers and buyers of agricultural commodities and handmade...

Social Justice

Social Justice

Our congregation is active in many outreach efforts related to poverty and marginalized peoples, including: Community Action Program - food and clothing bank Habitat for Humanity Hunger Ministries Program to Overcome Violence Refugee Resettlement

Another way of living

Another way of living

In the New Testament, the word "brethren" describes a community of men and women who chose another way of living: the way of Jesus. The Church of the Brethren, begun three centuries ago in Germany, still draws people who want to continue Jesus' work of faithfulness and loving service.

Social Media

Social Media

You can join us through our Facebook Page. By "liking" the Facebook page, you will be able to see short messages about events, discussions, and other church information in your Facebook feed. You can also connect with us through Twitter.

A community in action

A community in action

We invite you to come and experience our way of being the Body of Christ as we strive to continue the work of Jesus -- peacefully, simply, together.

We are glad you found us

We are glad you found us

Please drop in to worship, or help us to serve Christ in the community.

  • Welcome to the Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren

    Welcome to the Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren

  • One Body

    One Body

  • Peacemaking

    Peacemaking

  • Prayer & Fasting for Nigeria

    Prayer & Fasting for Nigeria

  • Fair Trade - Shop Online

    Fair Trade - Shop Online

  • Social Justice

    Social Justice

  • Another way of living

    Another way of living

  • Social Media

    Social Media

  • A community in action

    A community in action

  • We are glad you found us

    We are glad you found us

Christian Education Registration

Parents, please register your kids online for SHINE, BLAZE, Jr. High or Sr. High programs

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Contact us

Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren
777 South Mount Joy Street
Elizabethtown, PA 17022
717-367-1000 Fax 717-367-6948
info@etowncob.org