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267 8th Ave. NE, [[Altona (Manitoba, Canada)|Altona]], MB, R0G 0B0. (204) 324-6773. Minister Gordon Driedger served in 2000 as salaried congregational leaders. In 1965 there were 59 members; in 1975, 80; in 1985, 112; in 1995, 107; in 2000, 122; in 2008, 120. The congregation affiliated with the [[Mennonite Church Manitoba|Conference of Mennonites in Manitoba/Mennonite Church Manitoba]] in 1962, the [[Conference of Mennonites in Canada|Conference of Mennonites in Canada/ Mennonite Church Canada]] in 1963, and the [[General Conference Mennonite Church (GCM)|General Conference Mennonite Church]] in 1965. The language of worship is English; the language transition from German occurred in the 1960s.
 
267 8th Ave. NE, [[Altona (Manitoba, Canada)|Altona]], MB, R0G 0B0. (204) 324-6773. Minister Gordon Driedger served in 2000 as salaried congregational leaders. In 1965 there were 59 members; in 1975, 80; in 1985, 112; in 1995, 107; in 2000, 122; in 2008, 120. The congregation affiliated with the [[Mennonite Church Manitoba|Conference of Mennonites in Manitoba/Mennonite Church Manitoba]] in 1962, the [[Conference of Mennonites in Canada|Conference of Mennonites in Canada/ Mennonite Church Canada]] in 1963, and the [[General Conference Mennonite Church (GCM)|General Conference Mennonite Church]] in 1965. The language of worship is English; the language transition from German occurred in the 1960s.
 
 
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
 
<em class="gameo_bibliography">Mennonite Reporter</em> (May 15, 1978): 11, (Nov. 25, 1996): 13.
 
<em class="gameo_bibliography">Mennonite Reporter</em> (May 15, 1978): 11, (Nov. 25, 1996): 13.
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Friesen, Ted Friesen. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Altona Mennonite Church 25th anniversary, 1962-1987.</em> 1987, 171 pp.
 
Friesen, Ted Friesen. <em class="gameo_bibliography">Altona Mennonite Church 25th anniversary, 1962-1987.</em> 1987, 171 pp.
 
 
 
= Additional Information =
 
= Additional Information =
 
<strong>Address:</strong> 287 - 8th Ave NE, Altona, MB
 
<strong>Address:</strong> 287 - 8th Ave NE, Altona, MB
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[http://mennonitechurch.ca/ Mennonite Church Canada]
 
[http://mennonitechurch.ca/ Mennonite Church Canada]
 
 
 
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The Altona Mennonite Church was organized in 1962, under the leadership of Frank H. Epp. The The congregation originated through division from the Altona Bergthaler Mennonite Church over a desire to use the English language in a smaller worshiping group. There were 22 charter members. The first building was occupied in 1964, with a subsequent building program in 1996.

267 8th Ave. NE, Altona, MB, R0G 0B0. (204) 324-6773. Minister Gordon Driedger served in 2000 as salaried congregational leaders. In 1965 there were 59 members; in 1975, 80; in 1985, 112; in 1995, 107; in 2000, 122; in 2008, 120. The congregation affiliated with the Conference of Mennonites in Manitoba/Mennonite Church Manitoba in 1962, the Conference of Mennonites in Canada/ Mennonite Church Canada in 1963, and the General Conference Mennonite Church in 1965. The language of worship is English; the language transition from German occurred in the 1960s.

[edit] Bibliography

Mennonite Reporter (May 15, 1978): 11, (Nov. 25, 1996): 13.

Epp-Tiessen, Esther. Altona: The Story of a Prairie Town. 1982.

Friesen, Ted Friesen. Altona Mennonite Church 25th anniversary, 1962-1987. 1987, 171 pp.

[edit] Additional Information

Address: 287 - 8th Ave NE, Altona, MB

Phone: 204-324-6773

Website: Altona Mennonite Church

Denominational Affiliations:

Mennonite Church Manitoba

Mennonite Church Canada


Author(s) Marlene Epp
Date Published January 1989


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MLA style

Epp, Marlene. "Altona Mennonite Church (Altona, Manitoba, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. January 1989. Web. 9 Jul 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Altona_Mennonite_Church_(Altona,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=74709.

APA style

Epp, Marlene. (January 1989). Altona Mennonite Church (Altona, Manitoba, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 9 July 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Altona_Mennonite_Church_(Altona,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=74709.




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