New video on Elkhart innovator John F. Funk

Press release by Prairie Street Mennonite Church, Elkhart, Indiana. June 2021 “The Life and Legacy of John F. Funk,” featuring the innovator whose blend of Anabaptist and evangelical theology influenced nineteenth-century Mennonites across North America, is now...

Celebrating 150 years!

2021 marks 150 years of life for the congregation of Prairie Street Mennonite Church! (You can read about our history here.) This is a jubilee year for us: 50 + 50 + 50 years, and we plan to celebrate. We invite you to join us on the last Saturdays of June, July, and...

Easter Worship at Prairie Street MC

“Arise, shine; for your light has come, and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you.” Isaiah 60:1 You are invited to join us at Prairie Street Mennonite Church for an Easter Sunday celebration, Sunday, April 1. There will be an Easter breakfast in the...

Christmas and New Year happenings

Several special events are taking place at Prairie Street over the holidays. Saturday, December 23 at 5:30pm: “Ray of Hope”, a candlelight vigil remembering victims of gun violence in Elkhart, will take place at Prairie Street Mennonite Church. A brief...

Funk Celebration Sunday

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Prairie Street Mennonite Church celebrates the legacy of John and Salome Funk, founders of Prairie Street church (1871) and prominent leaders of the Mennonite denomination. Historian Rich Preheim will speak at 9:30am and 11am, followed by a...

Summer Sunday

This Sunday, July 16, 2017, we will have an informal time of song and sharing in our Fellowship Hall. Please plan to join us at 9:30am for coffee, singing and sharing of stories. Pastor Nelson Kraybill and others will share stories from the Mennonite Church Convention...

Ross Ringenberg’s Memorial Service

ROSS RYAN RINGENBERG February 23, 1983 – December 6,2016 Ross Ryan Ringenberg, 33, of Elkhart, died peacefully Tuesday, December 6 at Western General ICU Edinburgh, Scotland. He was traveling with friends in Scotland when he became ill. Despite increasing physical...