History of Faith Mennonite Church
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60 Years of Faith in South Minneapolis

Our History

Faith Mennonite Church in Minneapolis held its first worship service on October 30, 1960. We have met in our current building in the Seward neighborhood since 1990. Learn more about key moments in our congregation’s history.

Below are several articles written about significant moments in the history of our congregation, prepared by Joan Kreider for our 50th anniversary in 2011.

History Moments

Beginning the New Church
Finding a Geographical Home

Gifts of the Charter Members
Jubilee Shop: Another Leap of Faith
Consensus Process and Honeywell Protest
St. Paul Fellowship: Phoenix from the Ashes
The Birth of Wilderness Wind

Becoming a Welcoming Congregation