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Source: [http://www.ekmha.ca/south-point-mennonite-church/ Essex Kent Mennonite Historical Association website]'']]
South Point Mennonite Church in Leamington, [[Ontario (Canada)|Ontario]], Canada was established in 2001.  
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South Point Mennonite Church in Leamington, [[Ontario (Canada)|Ontario]], Canada was established in 2001 as an outreach of the [[Calton Conservative Mennonite Church (Aylmer, Ontario, Canada)|Calton Conservative Mennonite Church]] to Low-German speaking people in the Leamington area. A few persons from Leamington began attending the Calton church in 1998-99, so regular services were then provided in Leamington. Two ordained persons from Calton, Minister Wilhelm Peters and Deacon George Krahn provided leadership at South Point when it was formally established.  
  
In 2014 the church had 46 members and was a member of the [[Nationwide Fellowship Churches]]. The ministerial team included Bishop George Krahn and Minister Eugene Amstutz.
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In 2018 the church had 60 members and was a member of the [[Nationwide Fellowship Churches]]. The ministerial team included Bishop George Krahn and Minister Eugene Amstutz.
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
''Mennonite Church Directory 2014''. Harrisonburg, VA: Christian Light Publications, Inc., 2014: 110.
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''Directory of the Northeast Fellowship.'' Aylmer, Ont.: On Eagles' Wings Publishers, 2017: 159.
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''Mennonite Church Directory'' (2014): 110; (2018): 125.
 
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'''Denominational Affiliations:'''
 
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[[Nationwide Fellowship Churches]] (2001-present)
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== Ordained Pastors at South Point Mennonite Church ==
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| Wilhelm Peters || 2001-2011
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| Eugene Amstutz || 2005-present
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| George Krahn (Bishop) || 2007-present
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Latest revision as of 21:15, 19 November 2018

South Point Mennonite Church, Leamington, ON
Source: Essex Kent Mennonite Historical Association website

South Point Mennonite Church in Leamington, Ontario, Canada was established in 2001 as an outreach of the Calton Conservative Mennonite Church to Low-German speaking people in the Leamington area. A few persons from Leamington began attending the Calton church in 1998-99, so regular services were then provided in Leamington. Two ordained persons from Calton, Minister Wilhelm Peters and Deacon George Krahn provided leadership at South Point when it was formally established.

In 2018 the church had 60 members and was a member of the Nationwide Fellowship Churches. The ministerial team included Bishop George Krahn and Minister Eugene Amstutz.

Bibliography

Directory of the Northeast Fellowship. Aylmer, Ont.: On Eagles' Wings Publishers, 2017: 159.

Mennonite Church Directory (2014): 110; (2018): 125.

Additional Information

Address: 1947 Fox Run Road, RR#2, Leamington ON N8H 3V7

Telephone: 519-326-8522

Denominational Affiliations:

Nationwide Fellowship Churches

Ordained Pastors at South Point Mennonite Church

Name Years
of Service
Wilhelm Peters 2001-2011
Eugene Amstutz 2005-present
George Krahn (Bishop) 2007-present


Author(s) Richard D Thiessen
Sam Steiner
Date Published November 2018


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Thiessen, Richard D and Sam Steiner. "South Point Mennonite Church (Leamington, Ontario, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. November 2018. Web. 18 Dec 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=South_Point_Mennonite_Church_(Leamington,_Ontario,_Canada)&oldid=162466.

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Thiessen, Richard D and Sam Steiner. (November 2018). South Point Mennonite Church (Leamington, Ontario, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 18 December 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=South_Point_Mennonite_Church_(Leamington,_Ontario,_Canada)&oldid=162466.




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