Coalridge Mennonite Church (Dagmar, Montana, USA)
The Coalridge Mennonite Church (Mennonite Church USA) is located near Dagmar, Montana. In 1906 a work was started at Skermo, North Dakota, which was later transferred to Coalridge. In 1912 a Sunday school was organized there by I. S. Mast. Ministers from other congregations preached here until 1916, when L. A. Kauffman moved in with his family and served until 1930. In 1926 J. E. Harshberger was ordained deacon and also served the congregation as leader of the Sunday school. The 1954 membership of 13 met in a schoolhouse for services. In 2007 the membership was 25; Earl Harshbarger served as a lay leader.
Address: 108 Longfellow Road, Dagmar Montana
Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, and Waterloo, Ontario, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 1, p. 631. All rights reserved. For information on ordering the encyclopedia visit the Herald Press website.
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