Evangelical Fellowship Church (Steinbach, Manitoba, Canada)
Box 2758, Steinbach MB R0A 2A0 204-326-9028. Located at 200 Friesen Ave. Pastor Ed Peters served in 2001 as a congregational leader. In 1985 there were 143 members; in 1995, 191; in 2000, 192. The congregation has been affiliated with the Evangelical Mennonite Conference since 1979. The language of worship is English.
The congregation began services and formally organized in 1979. The first building was occupied in 1981. Glen Koop and a steering committee are considered the founders of the group. The congregation originated through church planting by Steinbach Evangelical Mennonite Church due to its size.
The Steering committee elected by Steinbach EMC consisted of Ken Toews, Abe Friesen and Milton Fast. Glen Koop served as interim pastor in the first year.
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