United Missionary Church

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Denominational Profile

History

Mennonite Brethren in Christ

renamed toUnited Missionary Church (1947)

merged intoMissionary Church, The (1969)

Membership Data

Year Clergy Churches Members
1950 211 220 13,483
1951 219 222 13,920
1953 201 192 9,556
1954 207 206 9,905
1955 213 206 10,223
1956 218 203 10,303
1957 235 206 10,199
1959 229 208 10,357
1960 252 204 10,566
1962 - 218 10,756
1963 273 215 11,013
1966 286 216 11,733
1966 93 70 3,458
1967 208 141 8,381

Data were taken from the National Council of Churches' Historic Archive CD and recent editions of the Yearbook of American and Canadian Churches. Denomination descriptions provided by Dr. J. Gordon Melton, Director, Institute for the Study of American Religion (ISAR). [More information on data sources]