Maple Grove Mennonite Church (Gulliver, Michigan, USA)

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The Maple Grove Mennonite Church (Conservative Mennonite Conference), 2521 West Quarry Road, Gulliver, located in Schoolcraft County, Michigan, was originally a member of the Indiana-Michigan Mennonite Conference. It began as a mission outpost in 1942. It was organized as a congregation on 11 January 1948 with 15 charter members. The first services were held in homes, then in the township hall and in the local schoolhouse. On 21 May 1950 a meetinghouse was dedicated. In 1955 the membership was 45, with Norman Weaver serving as bishop-pastor.

In 2011 the leading minister was Randall Hoffman and the congregational membership was 21.

Bibliography

Anabaptist (Mennonite) Directory 2011. Harrisonburg, VA: The Sword and Trumpet, 2011: 50.

Additional Information

Address: 2521 West Quarry Road, Gulliver MI 49840

Phone: 906-283-3433

Denominational Affiliation:

Conservative Mennonite Conference


Author(s) Norman Weaver
Richard D. Thiessen
Date Published April 2012


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Weaver, Norman and Richard D. Thiessen. "Maple Grove Mennonite Church (Gulliver, Michigan, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 2012. Web. 19 Nov 2017. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Maple_Grove_Mennonite_Church_(Gulliver,_Michigan,_USA)&oldid=140716.

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Weaver, Norman and Richard D. Thiessen. (April 2012). Maple Grove Mennonite Church (Gulliver, Michigan, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 19 November 2017, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Maple_Grove_Mennonite_Church_(Gulliver,_Michigan,_USA)&oldid=140716.




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Adapted by permission of Herald Press, Harrisonburg, Virginia, from Mennonite Encyclopedia, Vol. 3, p. 474. All rights reserved.


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