Rehoboth Amish Mennonite Church (Roodhouse, Illinois, USA)

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The Rehoboth Amish Mennonite Church in Roodhouse, Illinois, USA was established in 1995. The congregation started when four families from the New Boston Amish Mennonite Church in Paris, Tennessee established the congregation, and permitted use of the English language in worship. They also became active in local mission outreach, including prison ministry. Rehoboth associated with the Pleasant Ridge church in Kentucky.

In 2018 the church was a member of the Berea Amish Mennonite Fellowship and had a membership of 44. The bishop was Marvin L. Yoder, and the ministers were Darin Miller and Emanuel Miller.


Anderson, Cory. The Amish-Mennonites of North America: a portrait of our people. Medina, New York: Ridgeway Publishing, 2012: 102-103.

Anderson, Cory Alexander. "The Diffusion of Beachy Amish Mennonite Congregations in the US South: A Regional Chronicle and Spatial Analysis." Unpublished paper, 2006: 44. Web. 7 April 2018.

Mennonite Church directory (2018): 53.

Additional Information

Address: Roodhouse, Illinois

Phone: 217-589-4757


Denominational Affiliations:

Berea Amish Mennonite Fellowship


Rehoboth Amish Mennonite Church

Author(s) Samuel J Steiner
Date Published April 2018

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Steiner, Samuel J. "Rehoboth Amish Mennonite Church (Roodhouse, Illinois, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 2018. Web. 17 Apr 2024.,_Illinois,_USA)&oldid=165308.

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Steiner, Samuel J. (April 2018). Rehoboth Amish Mennonite Church (Roodhouse, Illinois, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 17 April 2024, from,_Illinois,_USA)&oldid=165308.

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