Oak Ridge Church of God in Christ, Mennonite (Stover, Missouri, USA)

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The Oak Ridge Church of God in Christ, Mennonite congregation near Stover, Missouri, USA was established in 1994. The congregation started after families from Clarksdale, Mississippi, and Winton, California, exploring the possibilities of raising poultry for the Tyson Foods plant in Sedalia, Missouri. The first families moved to the area in 1994, and the congregation was organized on 5 August 1994.

Initially, the congregation met in homes, then at the Lions Club in Cole Camp until 1996.

The Oak Ridge Country School began in 1996/97 in a rented home until the congregation built a new school, which also served as a church sanctuary.

In 2020 the congregation was part of the Church of God in Christ, Mennonite. The minister was William Koehn.

Bibliography

Church of God in Christ, Mennonite. Yearbook (1996-2020).

Additional Information

Address: 8669 Pine Tree Road, Stover, Missouri 65078

Phone: 660-368-4170

Website:

Denominational Affiliations:

Church of God in Christ, Mennonite

Ordained Pastors at the Oak Ridge Church of God in Christ, Mennonite Church

Name Years
of Service
Herbert Leatherman
(Nonresident)
1994-1996
Donald Wedel 1996-2009
William Koehn 2002-present

Membership at the Oak Ridge Church of God in Christ, Mennonite Church

Year Membership
1995 50
2000 91
2010 115
2020 121


Author(s) Samuel J Steiner
Date Published February 2021

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Steiner, Samuel J. "Oak Ridge Church of God in Christ, Mennonite (Stover, Missouri, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. February 2021. Web. 17 Apr 2021. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Oak_Ridge_Church_of_God_in_Christ,_Mennonite_(Stover,_Missouri,_USA)&oldid=169971.

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Steiner, Samuel J. (February 2021). Oak Ridge Church of God in Christ, Mennonite (Stover, Missouri, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 17 April 2021, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Oak_Ridge_Church_of_God_in_Christ,_Mennonite_(Stover,_Missouri,_USA)&oldid=169971.




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