Lancaster Mennonite Conference

The Lancaster Mennonite Conference is the oldest conference of Mennonites in the Lancaster area, with roots extending back to 1710, with the arrival of the first European settlers to Lancaster County. Please click here for a container list of LMC congregational collections at the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society.

This is not a complete list of Lancaster Mennonite Conference congregations, but it represents those congregations for which archival collections may exist in the Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society. Some congregations listed are no longer part of the Lancaster Conference.

The following list is not a complete list of Lancaster Conference
congregations and districts. Some congregations and districts listed below are no
longer part of the Lancaster Conference of the Mennonite Church or no
longer exist.

  • Abundant Life Chinese
  • Acts Covenant
  • Agape Fellowship
  • Aisquith Street/New Creation
  • Alabama-Northwest Florida District Collection
  • Allegheny
  • Alsace Christian Fellowship
  • Anderson Mennonite Fellowship (Anderson, S.C.)
  • Andrews Bridge
  • Ashton
  • Atmore Prison
  • Bairs Codorus
  • Bairs Hanover
  • Bairs Hostetter
  • Beaver Run
  • Berea
  • Bernville
  • Bethel
  • Bethlehem Community Fellowship
  • Billmeyer
  • Blainsport
  • Blandon Mennonite Fellowship
  • Blossom Hill (formerly North End, Dillerville)
  • Bossler
  • Boston Chinese Church of Saving Grace
  • Bowmansville
  • Bowmansville District Collection
  • Brick, The (formerly Shelley)
  • Buffalo
  • Buttonwood
  • Byerland
  • Byrneville
  • Calvary
  • Calvary Mennonite Fellowship (formerly Morris Run)
  • Cambridge
  • Canton
  • Capital Christian Fellowship (formerly Cottage City)
  • Carpenter Community
  • Cedar Hill Community
  • Chester
  • Chestnut Hill
  • Christ the King Community
  • Churchtown
  • Churchtown (Cumberland County)
  • Coatesville
  • Cobbtown
  • College Hill
  • Colquitt
  • Columbia
  • Community Mennonite Fellowship
  • Cornerstone Christian Fellowship
  • Crestview
  • Cross Roads
  • Crossroads (formerly South Christian Street, 460 Rockland Street)
  • Cumberland District Collection
  • Dargan
  • Dawsonville
  • Delaware
  • Denver
  • Denver-Myerstown District Collection
  • Derry
  • Diamond Street
  • Diller
  • Dohner
  • Downing Hills Christian Fellowship
  • East Brewton
  • East Chestnut Street
  • East District
  • East Hanover
  • East Petersburg
  • Elizabethtown
  • Elizabethtown District Collection
  • Elm Street
  • Ephrata
  • Erb (Cumberland County)
  • Erb (Lancaster County)
  • Erisman
  • Evangelical Garifuna
  • Fairview
  • Faith Mennonite Fellowship
  • Faith Mountain Fellowship (formerly Wheelerville)
  • Farr Creek
  • First Deaf
  • First Mennonite Church of Columbia (formerly Maple Grove, Ellicott City)
  • First Mennonite Church of Miami
  • Fountain of Life Church
  • Fox Street (Burnside)
  • Frazer
  • Freedom in Christ Fellowship
  • Friendship Mennonite Chapel
  • Gaithersburg
  • Garber
  • Gehman
  • Georgia-Peninsular Florida District Collection
  • Gingrich
  • Glad Tidings
  • Good
  • Good Shepherd (formerly Bridgeport)
  • Good Shepherd (formerly Sherman Avenue) (Bronx)
  • Good Shepherd Christian Fellowship (Newton Center, Mass.)
  • Goodville
  • Goshen
  • Gospel Light Community
  • Grace Community Fellowship (formerly Gantz)
  • Great Shepherd Christian Fellowship (formerly Bender)
  • Green Terrace (formerly Boulder Lake)
  • Groffdale
  • Groffdale District Collection
  • Guilford Road
  • Habecker
  • Halifax Community Fellowship
  • Hamilton Street
  • Hammer Creek
  • Hammer Creek-Indiantown District Collection
  • Hampden (formerly Twelfth and Windsor, Thirteenth and Douglas, Reading, Pa.)
  • Hanover
  • Harrisburg District Collection
  • Harvest Celebration Center
  • Hernley
  • Herr Street
  • Hershey
  • Hess
  • Hess-Landis Valley District Collection
  • Hinkletown
  • Homestead (formerly Redland Camp Chapel)
  • Homeville
  • Hostetter
  • Hunta (Ontario)
  • Independence
  • Indiantown
  • James Street (formerly Charlotte Street, Vine Street, 462 Rockland Street, North Street)
  • Juniata District Collection
  • Kauffman
  • Kennett Square
  • Kinzer
  • Krall
  • Kralltown
  • Kraybill
  • Lancaster Anabaptist Fellowship
  • Lancaster District Collection
  • Landis (Schoolhouse)
  • Landis Valley
  • Landisville
  • Landisville District Collection
  • Laurel Street
  • Lauver
  • Lebanon Christian Fellowship
  • Lebanon District Collection
  • Lehn
  • Lichty
  • Life Mennonite Fellowship
  • Lighthouse Church
  • Lincoln University
  • Lititz
  • Living Hope
  • Living Stones Fellowship
  • Living Water
  • Locust Lane Chapel
  • Lost Creek
  • Luz Verdadera (formerly Reading Spanish)
  • Lyndon
  • Manchester (later Christian Community Fellowship)
  • Manheim
  • Manheim District Collection
  • Manor District Collection
  • Maranatha Family Christian Fellowship
  • Marietta Community Chapel
  • Marietta Mennonite
  • Martindale
  • Martindale District Collection
  • Masonville
  • Meadville
  • Mechanic Grove
  • Meckville
  • Mellinger
  • Mellinger District Collection
  • Mennonite Christian Fellowship (formerly Freemanville)
  • Mennonite Messianic Fellowship (Washington, D.C.)
  • Messianic Fellowship Center (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • Metzler
  • Millersville
  • Millmont
  • Millport
  • Millwood
  • Millwood District Collection
  • Miners Village
  • Mobile
  • Monument, The
  • Mount Airy
  • Mount Joy
  • Mount Lena
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Mount Vernon
  • Mount Zion
  • Mount Zion District Collection
  • Mountain View (Cumberland County)
  • Mountain View Fellowship (Bodines, Pa.)
  • Mountville
  • Mummasburg
  • Myerstown
  • Nanticoke Christian Fellowship
  • New Danville (formerly “The Stone [Meetinghouse]”)
  • New Danville District Collection
  • New England District Collection
  • New Holland
  • New Life Christian Fellowship (Honolulu, Hawaii)
  • New Life Fellowship
  • New Life Mennonite Church (Boston)
  • New Mercies
  • New Providence (formerly Black Horse)
  • New York City Council of Mennonite Churches
  • New York City District Collection
  • Newlinville
  • Nickel Mines
  • Norma
  • Norris Square
  • North Bronx
  • North Lebanon
  • North Penn District Collection
  • North Tampa (formerly Ida Street)
  • Oak Drive
  • Oak Shade
  • Oakwood
  • Old Road (formerly White Horse)
  • Osaka
  • Oxford Circle
  • Palo Alto
  • Paradise
  • Paradise-Hershey District Collection
  • Parkesburg
  • Peabody Street (Washington, D.C.)
  • Peace Chapel
  • Pensacola
  • People’s Chapel (formerly Immokalee)
  • Philadelphia Cambodian
  • Philadelphia-Chester District Collection
  • Pilgrims
  • Pinecraft
  • Pleasant Valley
  • Poarch Community Church (formerly Creek Indian Mission)
  • Portland
  • Rawlinsville
  • Reading District Collection
  • Red Run (formerly Martin)
  • Red Well
  • Redeeming Grace Fellowship
  • Risser
  • River Corner (formerly Miller)
  • Roedersville
  • Rohrerstown
  • Rossmere
  • Salunga
  • Schoeneck (Mellinger Union)
  • Schubert
  • Seventh Avenue
  • Shantytown
  • Sharon
  • Shiloh
  • Shirksville
  • Shope (formerly Mumma; later Garden Chapel)
  • Slackwater
  • Slate Hill
  • South Seventh Street (Reading, Pa.) (formerly Neversink)
  • Southside Mennonite Fellowship (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Spanish Council of Mennonite Churches Collection
  • Stauffer
  • Steelton
  • Stony Brook (formerly Witmer)
  • Straight Mountain
  • Strasburg
  • Strickler (Dauphin County)
  • Strickler (York County)
  • Stumptown
  • Sunnyside
  • Susquehanna
  • Sweden Hill
  • Tamaqua
  • Texter
  • Tidings of Peace
  • Union Valley
  • University Christian Fellowship
  • Valley (Madisonburg, Pa.)
  • Village Chapel
  • Walnuttown
  • Waltonville
  • Washington-Baltimore District Collection
  • Weaverland
  • Weaverland-Northeastern Pennsylvania District Collection
  • Welsh Mountain
  • West Chester
  • West End Mennonite Fellowship
  • West Franklin
  • West Union
  • Wickersham
  • Wilkens Avenue (formerly Pulaski Street, Baltimore)
  • Williamsport-Milton District Collection
  • Willow Street (formerly “The Brick [Meetinghouse]”)
  • Willow Street-Strasburg District Collection
  • Winterstown Mennonite Mission
  • Witmer Heights
  • Womelsdorf
  • Ybor City
  • York
  • York-Adams District Collection
  • Yorks Corners
  • Zimmerman (Carroll County, Md.)

The following list is not a complete list of Lancaster Conference congregations and districts. Some congregations and districts listed below are no longer part of the Lancaster Conference of the Mennonite Church or no longer exist.

Bishop Oversight

  • Hammer Creek

Alabama (North)-Florida Gulf Coast

  • Alabama-Northwest Florida District Collection
  • Atmore Prison
  • Bethel
  • Byrneville
  • Calvary
  • East Brewton
  • Cobbtown
  • Crestview
  • Mennonite Christian Fellowship (formerly Freemanville)
  • Mobile
  • Oak Drive
  • Osaka
  • Pensacola
  • Poarch Community Church (formerly Creek Indian Mission)
  • Southside Mennonite Fellowship (Birmingham, Ala.)
  • Straight Mountain

Bowmansville-Reading

  • Bowmansville District Collection
  • Reading District Collection
  • Allegheny
  • Alsace Christian Fellowship
  • Blandon Mennonite Fellowship
  • Bowmansville
  • Buttonwood
  • Fairview
  • Gehman
  • Green Terrace (formerly Boulder Lake)
  • Hampden (formerly Twelfth and Windsor, Thirteenth and Douglas, Reading, Pa.)
  • Luz Verdadera (formerly Reading Spanish)
  • Red Run (formerly Martin)
  • South Seventh Street (Reading, Pa.) (formerly Neversink)
  • Walnuttown

Conference Oversight

  • East Hanover
  • Friendship Mennonite Chapel
  • New Life Christian Fellowship (Honolulu, Hawaii)
  • Norma

Cumberland

  • Cumberland District Collection
  • Churchtown (Cumberland County)
  • Erb (Cumberland County)
  • Mountain View (Cumberland County)

Denver-Myerstown

  • Denver-Myerstown District Collection
  • Bernville
  • Denver
  • Texter

Elizabethtown

  • Elizabethtown District Collection
  • Billmeyer
  • Bossler
  • Cedar Hill Community
  • Elizabethtown
  • Good
  • Risser
  • Sharon
  • Shope (formerly Mumma; later Garden Chapel)
  • Stauffer
  • Strickler (Dauphin County)
  • Waltonville
  • Wickersham

Ephrata

  • Hammer Creek-Indiantown District Collection
  • Blainsport
  • Ephrata
  • Faith Mennonite Fellowship
  • Living Water
  • Indiantown
  • Schoeneck (Mellinger Union)
  • Womelsdorf

Georgia-Peninsular Florida

  • Georgia-Peninsular Florida District Collection
  • Anderson Mennonite Fellowship (Anderson, S.C.)
  • Ashton
  • Berea
  • College Hill
  • Colquitt
  • First Mennonite Church of Miami
  • Homestead (formerly Redland Camp Chapel)
  • North Tampa (formerly Ida Street)
  • People’s Chapel (formerly Immokalee)
  • Pinecraft
  • Ybor City

Groffdale

  • Groffdale District Collection
  • Carpenter Community
  • Frazer
  • Groffdale
  • Hinkletown
  • Metzler
  • New Holland
  • New Life Fellowship
  • Palo Alto
  • Village Chapel
  • West Chester

Harrisburg

  • Harrisburg District Collection
  • Diller
  • Fountain of Life Church
  • Halifax Community Fellowship
  • Hamilton Street
  • Herr Street
  • Locust Lane Chapel
  • Peace Chapel
  • Slate Hill
  • Steelton

Hess-Landis Valley

  • Hess-Landis Valley District Collection
  • Hess
  • Landis (Schoolhouse)
  • Landis Valley
  • Lehn
  • Lititz
  • Millport
  • Shantytown

Juniata

  • Juniata District Collection
  • Brick, The (formerly Shelley)
  • Buffalo
  • Cross Roads
  • Delaware
  • Lauver
  • Lost Creek
  • Millmont
  • Susquehanna
  • Valley (Madisonburg, Pa.)

Lancaster

  • Lancaster District Collection
  • Acts Covenant
  • Blossom Hill (formerly North End, Dillerville)
  • Crossroads (formerly South Christian Street, 460 Rockland Street)
  • East Chestnut Street
  • Good Shepherd (formerly Bridgeport)
  • James Street (formerly Charlotte Street, Vine Street, 462 Rockland Street, North Street)
  • Laurel Street
  • Lyndon
  • Rossmere
  • Sunnyside
  • West End Mennonite Fellowship

Landisville

  • Landisville District Collection
  • Chestnut Hill
  • Christ the King Community
  • East Petersburg
  • Hunta (Ontario)
  • Kraybill
  • Landisville
  • Marietta Community Chapel
  • Marietta Mennonite
  • Mount Joy
  • Salunga

Lebanon

  • Lebanon District Collection
  • Dohner
  • Elm Street
  • Freedom in Christ Fellowship
  • Gingrich
  • Krall
  • Lebanon Christian Fellowship
  • Meckville
  • Myerstown
  • Miners Village
  • North Lebanon
  • Roedersville
  • Schubert
  • Shirksville

Manheim

  • Manheim District Collection
  • Erb (Lancaster County)
  • Erisman
  • Grace Community Fellowship (formerly Gantz)
  • Hernley
  • Kauffman
  • Manheim

Manor

  • Manor District Collection
  • Columbia
  • Habecker
  • Living Hope
  • Masonville
  • Millersville
  • Mountville
  • Rohrerstown
  • Slackwater
  • University Christian Fellowship

Martindale

  • Martindale District Collection
  • Cambridge
  • Churchtown
  • Lichty
  • Life Mennonite Fellowship
  • Martindale
  • Shiloh

Mellinger

  • Mellinger District Collection
  • First Deaf
  • Lancaster Anabaptist Fellowship
  • Mellinger
  • Pilgrims
  • Stumptown
  • Witmer Heights

Millwood

  • Millwood District Collection
  • Andrews Bridge
  • Coatesville
  • Downing Hills Christian Fellowship
  • Farr Creek
  • Homeville
  • Kennett Square
  • Millwood
  • Newlinville
  • Parkesburg

Mount Zion

  • Mount Zion District Collection
  • Dargan
  • Mount Lena
  • Mount Zion

New Danville

  • New Danville District Collection
  • Byerland
  • New Danville (formerly “The Stone [Meetinghouse]”)
  • Oak Shade
  • Oakwood
  • Rawlinsville
  • River Corner (formerly Miller)

New England

  • New England District Collection
  • Boston Chinese Church of Saving Grace
  • Good Shepherd Christian Fellowship (Newton Center, Mass.)
  • Gospel Light Community
  • New Life Mennonite Church (Boston)

New York City

  • New York City District Collection
  • New York City Council of Mennonite Churches
  • Evangelical Garifuna
  • Fox Street (Burnside)
  • Good Shepherd (formerly Sherman Avenue) (Bronx)
  • Glad Tidings
  • North Bronx
  • Redeeming Grace Fellowship
  • Seventh Avenue

North Penn (Penn-York)

  • North Penn District Collection
  • Calvary Mennonite Fellowship (formerly Morris Run)
  • Canton
  • East District
  • Faith Mountain Fellowship (formerly Wheelerville)
  • Independence
  • Mountain View Fellowship (Bodines, Pa.)
  • Pleasant Valley
  • Portland
  • Sweden Hill
  • Union Valley
  • West Franklin
  • West Union
  • Yorks Corners

Pequea Valley

  • Paradise-Hershey District Collection
  • Harvest Celebration Center
  • Hershey
  • Kinzer
  • Meadville
  • Monument, The
  • Mount Pleasant
  • Nickel Mines
  • Old Road (formerly White Horse)
  • Paradise
  • Red Well
  • Welsh Mountain

Philadelphia

  • Philadelphia-Chester District Collection
  • Abundant Life Chinese
  • Chester
  • Diamond Street
  • Lighthouse Church
  • Messianic Fellowship Center (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • New Mercies
  • Norris Square
  • Oxford Circle
  • Philadelphia Cambodian

Spanish

  • Spanish Council of Mennonite Churches Collection

Washington-Baltimore

  • Washington-Baltimore District Collection
  • Aisquith Street/New Creation
  • Capital Christian Fellowship (formerly Cottage City)
  • Dawsonville
  • First Mennonite Church of Columbia (formerly Maple Grove, Ellicott City)
  • Gaithersburg
  • Goshen
  • Guilford Road
  • Mennonite Messianic Fellowship (Washington, D.C.)
  • Mount Airy
  • Peabody Street (Washington, D.C.)
  • Wilkens Avenue (formerly Pulaski Street, Baltimore)

Weaverland-Northeastern Pennsylvania

  • Weaverland-Northeastern Pennsylvania District Collection
  • Bethlehem Community Fellowship
  • Cornerstone Christian Fellowship
  • Goodville
  • Great Shepherd Christian Fellowship (formerly Bender)
  • Maranatha Family Christian Fellowship
  • Nanticoke Christian Fellowship
  • Tamaqua
  • Weaverland

Williamsport-Milton

  • Williamsport-Milton District Collection
  • Agape Fellowship
  • Beaver Run
  • Community Mennonite Fellowship
  • Derry

Willow Street-Strasburg

  • Willow Street-Strasburg District Collection
  • Lincoln University
  • Living Stones Fellowship
  • Mechanic Grove
  • Mount Vernon
  • New Providence (formerly Black Horse)
  • Strasburg
  • Willow Street (formerly “The Brick [Meetinghouse]”)

York-Adams

  • York-Adams District Collection
  • Bairs Codorus
  • Bairs Hanover
  • Bairs Hostetter
  • Hanover
  • Garber
  • Hostetter
  • Kralltown
  • Manchester (later Christian Community Fellowship)
  • Mummasburg
  • Stony Brook (formerly Witmer)
  • Strickler (York County)
  • Tidings of Peace
  • Winterstown Mennonite Mission
  • York
  • Zimmerman (Carroll County, Md.)