Herr Street Mennonite Church (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA)

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Herr Street Mennonite Church was founded in 1953 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA. The church a a member of the Lancaster Mennonite Conference and the African American Mennonite Association. It withdrew from the Lancaster Conference on 22 July 2005, and joined the Biblical Mennonite Alliance in February 2006.

In June 1972 the Herr Street Mennonite Church with Mennonite Disaster Relief helped to coordinate clean-up efforts for the city of Harrisburg following Hurricane Agnes.

In 2012 the leading minister was Edward L. Zook and the associate pastor was Melvin Allgyer, Jr. The congregational membership was 30 and the average weekly attendance was 60.


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Additional Information

Address: 1026 Herr Street, Harrisburg, PA 17103

Telephone: 717-232-1480

Denominational Affiliation:

Biblical Mennonite Alliance


Map:Herr Street Mennonite Church (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA)

Author(s) Richard D Thiessen
Date Published May 2012

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