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Five Points neighborhood church closing after 190 years

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After serving Toledo for more than 190 years, Collingwood United Methodist Church is closing.

The church formed back in the late 1800's and served Toledo for 190 years and 8 months.

According to the church website, the congregation voted to close due to the cost of bills and building repairs.

The church cites a loss of income from Summit Academy and the inability to rent out the school space to another group as a reason for the closure.

The final church service is set for Sunday, June 22 at the church located on Phillips Avenue.

Former members, staff, and friends of the church are invited to join us for this occasion. There will be a lunch following the worship and a closing ceremony following the lunch.

If anyone wishes to attend the lunch, please send your reservations to
rwheeler@collingwoodumc.com or phone 419-475-8857 and leave a message.

The deadline for reservations is June 17th


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