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The Morweena Evangelical Mennonite Church in Arborg, Manitoba began services and formally organized in 1960. The first building was occupied in 1961. Henry P. Friesen is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through outreach by the Evangelical Mennonite Conference. The language of worship is English.

Pastor Glenn Plett served in 2000 as a congregational leader.

[edit] Bibliography

Canadian Mennonite (29 September 1961): 3; (3 November 1961): 12.

Loewen, Royden. Blumenort: a Mennonite Community in Transition 1874-1982. Blumenort: Blumenort Mennonite Historical Society, 1983.

[edit] Additional Information

Address: Box 4082, Arborg, MB R0C 0A0

Telephone: 204-364-2356

Denominational Affiliation:

Evangelical Mennonite Conference

[edit] Morweena Evangelical Mennonite Church Membership

Year Members
1975 99
1985 131
1995 117
2000 166

Author(s) Marlene Epp
Date Published September 1986

[edit] Cite This Article

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Epp, Marlene. "Morweena Evangelical Mennonite Church (Arborg, Manitoba, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. September 1986. Web. 24 Jun 2017.,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=142500.

APA style

Epp, Marlene. (September 1986). Morweena Evangelical Mennonite Church (Arborg, Manitoba, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 June 2017, from,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=142500.

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