Fairhaven Mennonite Church

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Fairhaven Mennonite Church
Fair Haven Biblical Mennonite Alliance
Location 7726 North Elyria Road, West Salem, Ohio
Country United States
Denomination Biblical Mennonite Alliance
Previous denomination Conservative Mennonite Conference
Website Fairhaven Mennonite Church
Former name(s) Fair Haven Mennonite Church
Founded 1965
Status Active


Comprehensive History

Fairhaven Mennonite Church, formerly called Fairhaven Biblical Mennonite Alliance, located at 7726 North Elyria Road, West Salem. Fairhaven Mennonite Church (originally Fair Haven) was founded in 1965 in West Salem, Ohio, USA as a daughter congregation of the Fairlawn Mennonite Church. Maynard Stutzman was ordained on 7 November 1965 to serve the new congregation. The church was a member of the Conservative Mennonite Conference before leaving that conference and becoming a charter member of the Biblical Mennonite Alliance in February 1999. In 2019 the leading minister was Allen K. Imhoff, the congregational membership was 14, and the average weekly attendance was 20. The only source found for this church was the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online, accessed March 1st 2021.



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Membership of Fairhaven Mennonite Church

Year Membership
1966 16
1970 24
1975 33
1980 33
1985 35
1990 24
1995 13
2005 18
2011 15
2019 14

Pastors of Fairhaven Mennonite Church

Name Years
of Service
Maynard Stutzman (1931-1993) 1965-1993
David L. Stutzman 1970-1976
Allen K. Imhoff 1984-present



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