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Woodburn Evangelical Mennonite Church was organized in 1893. Its meetinghouse was con­structed in 1896. Among the early ministers who served the church were Andrew Gerig, J. K. Gerig, E. J. Oyer, Harold Froker, and Emanuel M. Rocke. In 1957 the congregation had 154 members, with Alvin G. Becker serving as pastor.

Author(s) Emanuel M Rocke
Date Published 1959

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Rocke, Emanuel M. "Woodburn Evangelical Mennonite Church (Woodburn, Indiana, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. 1959. Web. 31 May 2016.,_Indiana,_USA)&oldid=86229.

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Rocke, Emanuel M. (1959). Woodburn Evangelical Mennonite Church (Woodburn, Indiana, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 31 May 2016, from,_Indiana,_USA)&oldid=86229.

Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 4, p. 976. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.

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