Epsom Community Church
Epsom Community Church 26-09-2022 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria
Epsom Community Church 26-09-2022 - John Conn, Templestowe, Victoria

Epsom Community Church

Epsom, VIC 3551

Church Information

Church Name: Epsom Community Church
Church Previous Name: Epsom Methodist Church
Denomination: Baptist
Street Address: 267-269 Midland Hwy, Epsom VIC 3551, Australia
Suburb: Epsom
State: VIC
Postcode: 3551
Foundation Stone Laid: 04-04-1959
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The foundation stone records: To the Glory of God - This stone was laid by - Rev T M Byard BA Dip. ED - 4th April 1959 - commemorating 100 years - of Methodism in Epsom - 1859 ~ 1959.

A stone tablet on the gate post records: In Memory of - those who served - in Two World Wars - 1914~19  1939~45.

A plaque records: This Rose Garden was dedicated by the - Rev David Pentecost on - 11-11-90 - in memory of - The Scheuffele Family - and the Pioneers of Epsom and surrounding district - Gift of the Family of the Late - Fred Scheuffele

Date Opened: 00-00-1959
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


The Epsom Community Church is a member of the association of churches known as the Baptist Union of Victoria. The Methodist Church began worship in the district in the 1850s, on a tree stump in the open air. The present church building was erected by the Methodist Church in 1959 to commemorate 100 years of worship in the district. In 2012 the church became a member of the BUV. No other details are known. More historical information/photographs of the church/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 14/2/2023.
Last Updated: Tuesday 14th February, 2023