The Mountain Valley Mennonite Churches is a group of five Mennonite congregations in Virginia and West Virginia that were formerly part of the Virginia Mennonite Conference. In 2002 when Mennonite Church USA was being formed from a merger of the Mennonite Church and General Conference Mennonite Church these congregations declined to join the new denomination and withdrew from the Virginia Conference to form the Mountain View Mennonite Churches.
In 2010 the Mountain Valley Mennonite Churches had five congregations with 392 members.
|Bethel Mennonite Church||Broadway||Virginia||1915||55|
|Dayton Mennonite Church||Dayton||Virginia||1972||195|
|Faith Mennonite Church||South Boston||Virginia||1983||19|
|Morning View Mennonite Church||Singers Glen||Virginia||1923||93|
|Salem Mennonite Church||Baker||West Virginia||1868||30|
Anabaptist (Mennonite) Directory (2009): 66-67.
Website: Mountain Valley Mennonite Churches
|Date Published||February 2011|
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Steiner, Sam. "Mountain Valley Mennonite Churches." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. February 2011. Web. 31 Jan 2015. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Mountain_Valley_Mennonite_Churches&oldid=83589.
Steiner, Sam. (February 2011). Mountain Valley Mennonite Churches. Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 31 January 2015, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Mountain_Valley_Mennonite_Churches&oldid=83589.
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