Elmendorf Christian Community (Mountain Lake, Minnesota, USA)

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Elmendorf Hutterite Colony in Mountain Lake, Minnesota was founded after 1998 as a division from Upland Hutterite Colony (Letcher, South Dakota, USA) as a Schmiedeleut colony. In 2003 it became the Elmendorf Christian Community, an independent colony.

Daughter colonies of the Elmendorf Christian Community include: Rocky Cape Christian Community (Smithton, Tasmania, Australia); and Grand River Christian Community (Gallatin, Missouri, USA).

In 2021 the Elmendorf Christian Community was an independent colony.

Additional Information


Mountain Lake, Minnesota (coordinates: 43.866667, -94.877778 [43˚ 52′ 00″ N, 94˚ 52′ 40″ W])


42668 600th Ave., Mountain Lake, MN 56159

Switchboard Phone


Managers and Ministers

Manager Minister Years
Leonard Wurtz Gary Wurtz 1999
Leonard Wurtz Gary Wurtz 2018
William Wurtz Gary Wurtz 2019
William Wurtz Gary Wurtz 2021


Map:Elmendorf Hutterite Colony, Mountain Lake, Minnesota

Author(s) Bert Friesen
Date Published March 2021

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Friesen, Bert. "Elmendorf Christian Community (Mountain Lake, Minnesota, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. March 2021. Web. 21 Sep 2021. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Elmendorf_Christian_Community_(Mountain_Lake,_Minnesota,_USA)&oldid=170821.

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Friesen, Bert. (March 2021). Elmendorf Christian Community (Mountain Lake, Minnesota, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 21 September 2021, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Elmendorf_Christian_Community_(Mountain_Lake,_Minnesota,_USA)&oldid=170821.

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