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Name:First Brethren Church
Location:
Elkhart, IN
Website:
Founded:4/1889-04-03/1889
First Building:4/1889-04-03/1889
Closing Date:0/0000-00-00/0
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First Service:First service held in April 1889
Founding Pastors:J. H.Swihart
Subsequent Building:New bulding built, 1927-1941 New building dedicated June 9, 1985
Ordinations:Harry Gilbert George Pontius, 7-7-1923 Maynard A. Mills, 8-6-1944 Lyle Lichtenberger, 9-23-1951 Kenneth Hunn, 6-15-1980
Missionaries:
Daughter Churches:Elkhart, In., Winding Waters B.C. Fort Wayne, IN., Meadow Crest B.C.
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Pastorates:

Name: Start: End:
Miller, J. Allen (John) 1889 1892
Cripe, Daniel 1892 1899
Hubbard, Laurence 1892 1899
Summers, William 1903 1906
Garber, John 1906 1908
Miller, William 1911 1913
Wolford, Harley 1912 1914
Stoffer, Bryan 1920 1922
Duker, William 1922 1932
Stuckman, Harley 1932 1936
Klingensmith, J 1936 1940
Flora, Delbert 1940 1946
King, Lester 1946 1952
Higgins, Robert 1953 1957
Bowman, J 1957 1964
Lowmaster, Charles 1965 1972
RuLon, Dale 1972 1977
Swihart, Steven 1977 1979
Garner, Timothy 1989 2001
Estep, Jeffrey 2007 2008