The Pineridge Christian Fellowship in Calgary, Alberta began services in 1976, and formally organized in 1978. The first building was occupied in 1980. The congregation originated through outreach by First Mennonite Church and Foothills Mennonite Church.
The congregation was earlier known as Calgary Mennonite Fellowship; it changed its name in 1990. The congregation withdrew from Mennonite Church Alberta because it was dissatisfied with the approach that conference in disciplining the Calgary Inter-Mennonite Church. The Pineridge congregation maintained membership in the Northwest Mennonite Conference for several years.
Canadian Mennonite 4 (20 March 2000); (30 June 2003): 25.
Corsland, Bob. "A History of the Calgary Mennonite Fellowship: a Dream Turned Into Reality." Research paper, Canadian Mennonite Bible College, 1983, Mennonite Heritage Centre.
Mennonite Reporter (8 March 1976): 12; (7 January 1980): 10; (17 March 1980): 4; (16 March 1981): 9; (21 February 1983): 11; (25 June 1990): B4.
Archival RecordsMennonite Heritage Centre Archives, Winnipeg, MB: Volumes 3527, 3540.
Address: 119 Pinetown Pl. NE, Calgary, AB T1Y 5J1
Mennonite Church Alberta (1979-2000)
General Conference Mennonite Church (1979-1999)
Pineridge Christian Fellowship Leading Ministers
Pineridge Christian Fellowship Membership
|Date Published||September 2011|
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