SteepleGifts to the Church accomplish multiple goals.


A well-trained, qualified staff and an adequate, handicapped accessible, and well-maintained building make these programs possible.





Brethren missions in the local area include:

  • Bridgewater College
  • Bridgewater Retirement Community
  • Camp Brethren Woods
  • Shenandoah District


Brethren missions farther afield are:

  • Mission and Ministry Board
  • Bethany Theological Seminary
  • On Earth Peace
  • Disaster Fund
  • Retired Church Workers Fund


Outreach to others in the local community include:

  • Bridgewater Food Pantry
  • Refugee Resettlement
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
  • Before and After School Child Care
  • Deacon’s Welfare Fund
  • And more


Bridgewater congregation has many missions, too:

  • Regular and special worship services
  • Junior and Senior High Youth activities
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Church School for all ages
  • Choirs—Sanctus, children
  • Bell Choir
  • Women’s and Men’s Fellowships
  • Library
  • Decoration of the church
  • Scholarships
  • Study and support groups—Lenten and others
  • Marriage Savers pre-marital counseling
  • National Youth Conference attendance
  • Visitation programs
  • Annual and District Conferences participation
  • And many more