Light of Hope Christian Fellowship (Wytheville, Virginia, USA)

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The Light of Hope Christian Fellowship in Wytheville, Virginia, USA was established in 2001. The congregation started as a church plant of the Shady Grove Christian Fellowship in Mifflinburg, Pennsylvania. Minister Ray Miller from Shady Grove was one of the first to move to Wytheville.

In 2019 the church was a member of the Beachy Amish Mennonite Fellowship and had a membership of 80. The bishop was John Beiler, and the ministers were Ray Miller and Millard Yoder.

Bibliography

"Amish Mennonite Churches in Pennsylvania." The Beachy Amish Mennonites. 2013. Web. 13 February 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/churches/pa.htm.

Anderson, Cory. The Amish-Mennonites of North America: a portrait of our people. Medina, New York: Ridgeway Publishing, 2012: 80-81.

Anderson, Cory Alexander. "The Diffusion of Beachy Amish Mennonite Congregations in the US South: A Regional Chronicle and Spatial Analysis." Unpublished paper, 2006: 26. Web. 13 February 2018. http://www.beachyam.org/librarybooks/Anderson(2006)_Diffusion.pdf.

Mennonite Church directory (2017): 44, etc.

Additional Information

Address: 858 New Bethel Road, Wytheville, Virginia

Phone: 276-686-2215

Website:

Denominational Affiliations:

Beachy Amish Mennonite Fellowship

Ordained Pastors at Light of Hope Christian Fellowship

Name Years
of Service
Ray Miller 2001-present
Jacob Bender 2001-2018
John Beiler (Minister)
(Bishop)
2007-2009
2009-present
Millard Yoder 2015-present

Membership at Light of Hope Christian Fellowship

Year Membership
2007 55
2010 55
2015 80

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Light of Hope Christian Fellowship


Author(s) Sam Steiner
Date Published April 2019


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Steiner, Sam. "Light of Hope Christian Fellowship (Wytheville, Virginia, USA)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. April 2019. Web. 23 Oct 2019. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Light_of_Hope_Christian_Fellowship_(Wytheville,_Virginia,_USA)&oldid=163894.

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Steiner, Sam. (April 2019). Light of Hope Christian Fellowship (Wytheville, Virginia, USA). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 23 October 2019, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Light_of_Hope_Christian_Fellowship_(Wytheville,_Virginia,_USA)&oldid=163894.




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