Jubilee Mennonite Church officially came into being on 1 January 1995. It was the result of the amalgamation of two congregations: Northdale Mennonite Fellowship, a General Conference Mennonite church, and Valley Gardens Community Church, a Mennonite Brethren congregation. Both congregations had been undergoing re-evaluation, in part due to declining attendance. The newly formed congregation initially had around 80 members and decided to meet in the church built by the Northdale congregation in 1975-76. An important dynamic of the new congregation was the desire to participate in two Mennonite conferences.
Mennonite Brethren Herald (5 August 1994): 19-20; (24 March 1995): 14; (23 November 2001).
Mennonite Reporter (6 February 1995): 14.
Archival RecordsCentre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, Winnipeg, MB: Volume 535.
Address: 365 Edelweiss Crescent, Winnipeg, MB R2G 2B6
Website: Jubilee Mennonite Church
Mennonite Church Manitoba (1995-present)
Mennonite Church Canada (1995-present)
Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba (1995-present)
Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (1995-present)
Jubilee Mennonite Church Leading Ministers
|John B. Epp (interim)||1995|
|Lora Braun (interim)||1995|
|Allan Labun (interim)||2001-2002|
Jubilee Mennonite Church Membership
|Author(s)||Richard D Thiessen|
|Date Published||March 2012|
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Thiessen, Richard D. "Jubilee Mennonite Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. March 2012. Web. 24 Aug 2016. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Jubilee_Mennonite_Church_(Winnipeg,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=57349.
Thiessen, Richard D. (March 2012). Jubilee Mennonite Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 August 2016, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Jubilee_Mennonite_Church_(Winnipeg,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=57349.
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