Staunton Mennonite Church


  2405 3rd St - Staunton, VA 24401

Pastor Robert Nolt


Robert Nolt served as a bi-vocational  pastor of Staunton Mennonite Church from January 1969- June 1981. He was in his senior year at Eastern Mennonite College (now University) when he was called to serve as pastor. As a Young People’s Christian Association (YPCA) student, he was involved in the congregation for three years prior to being called to serve as pastor.

Along with his pastoral work, he taught science at John Lewis Junior High School in Staunton. During his pastorate at Staunton he earned a Master of Education degree in administration and supervision from the University of Virginia.

Following his tenure at Staunton he and his family relocated to Illinois where he became the pastor of Freeport Mennonite Church on August 1, 1982. He served there until July 1994 when he became the pastor of Metamora Mennonite Church in Metamora Illinois. In July 2001, Bob and  his wife, Anna, moved to Newton, KS so that he could work as the conference minister of the South Central Mennonite Conference. He continues to serve in the conference minister position with an office in Hesston Kansas.