Timberville Mennonite Church (Timberville, Virginia, USA)

Jump to navigation Jump to search

Timberville Mennonite Church is located in Timberville, Virginia. The church was organized in 1985 with Harold B. Emswiler as the founding pastor. Enswiler has previously pastored the Bethesda Mennonite Church in the Southeastern Conference.

In 1990 the Timberville congregations sponsored formation of the Calvary Mennonite Fellowship, which met in the Eastern Mennonite Seminary Chapel under the leadership of George Brunk II.

In 2018 the church was an independent Mennonite congregation with 26 members. The ministerial team included Minister Fred Rodes and Deacon Tony R. Layman.


"Former dean starts church in EMS chapel." Gospel Herald 83, no. 6 (6 February 1990): 98.

Mennonite Church Directory (2014): 136; (2018): 154.

Additional Information

Address: 368 Second Avenue, Timberville, Virginia

Ordained Pastors at the Timberville Mennonite Church

Name Years
of Service
Harold B. Emswiler 1985-2012
Fred Rodes 2012-present

Author(s) Richard D Thiessen
Samuel J. Steiner
Date Published April 2019

Cite This Article

MLA style

Thiessen, Richard D and Samuel J. Steiner. "Timberville Mennonite Church (Timberville, Virginia, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 2019. Web. 22 Jun 2021. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Timberville_Mennonite_Church_(Timberville,_Virginia,_USA)&oldid=165918.

APA style

Thiessen, Richard D and Samuel J. Steiner. (April 2019). Timberville Mennonite Church (Timberville, Virginia, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 22 June 2021, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Timberville_Mennonite_Church_(Timberville,_Virginia,_USA)&oldid=165918.

©1996-2021 by the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. All rights reserved.