The Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection (Original Allegheny Conference)

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: The Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection (Original Allegheny Conference)
Denomination type: Methodist Bodies
Year Reporting: 2010
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Description: This body was formed in 1968 by members of the Allegheny Conference (located in eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania) of the Wesleyan Methodist Church, which merged in 1966 with the Pilgrim Holiness Church to form The Wesleyan Church.
The Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist Connection is composed of persons "having the form and seeking the power of godliness, united in order to pray together, to receive the word of exhortation, and to watch over one another in love, that they may help each other to work out their salvation." There is a strong commitment to congregational government and to holiness of heart and life. There is a strong thrust in church extension within the United States and in missions worldwide.

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: P.O. Box 357
Address line 2:
City: Salem
State: Ohio
Zip Code: 44460
Country: United States
Phone: (330)337-9376

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: Pres., Rev. William Cope
Phone: n/a
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: James Kunselman
Position: Office Manager
Phone: 330-337-9376

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 1,296
Other Members: 89
Total Inclusive Members: 1,385
Total Churches: 99
Average Attendance: 3,263
Membership Calculation Method: Census

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 68
Other Service to the Church: 33
Retired: 52
Total Clergy: 153

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 97
Pupils: 3,700
Staff: 401
Total Individuals: 4,101

Finance Record Year 2016

Total Benevolences: $1,104,193.67
Total Giving Local Expense: $3,967,845.23
Total Financial: $507,203,890
Receipts/Expenditures: Expenditures