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Sewing Circle, a term widely used in the Mennonite Church and Conservative Mennonite Church for women's meetings, generally held once a month to make clothing and bedding for distribution by missionary and relief workers among needy people in America, as well as in foreign lands. See Women's Missionary and Service Auxiliary and Women's Missionary Association.


Author(s) Melvin Gingerich
Date Published 1959


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Gingerich, Melvin. "Sewing Circle." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 2 Oct 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Sewing_Circle&oldid=104549.

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Gingerich, Melvin. (1959). Sewing Circle. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 2 October 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Sewing_Circle&oldid=104549.




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