Cedarvale Conservative Mennonite Church (Harriston, Ontario, Canada)

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The Cedarvale Conservative Mennonite congregation near Harriston, Ontario, Canada began Sunday morning services in October 1988, and was formally organized as a congregation on 8 January 1989. There were 21 charter members. It occupied its first building the same year. The congregation originated as a church plant of the Conservative Mennonite Church of Ontario in a more rural area north of the Region of Waterloo. Bishop Henry Martin served as the first pastor, and Aaron Martin as the first deacon. Minister Rodney Weber served in 2016 as a non-salaried congregational leader. It has been affiliated with the Conservative Mennonite Church of Ontario since its formation. The language of worship is English.

On at least two occasions since its formation, the church as suffered vandalism to its building.

Bibliography

"Cedarvale." Ontario Informer Vol. 17, no. 3 (March 1989): 6-7.

Conservative Mennonite Church of Ontario. Congregational Directory. (2016): 52 ff.

"Vandals target Mennonite church near Harriston: Graffiti appears to target Mennonites for their faith." CBC News. 7 June 2016. Web. 28 July 2016. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/kitchener-waterloo/mennonite-church-vandalized-harriston-1.3620580.

Additional Information

Address: 5404 11th Line, R.R. 4, Harriston, Ontario

Phone: 519-338-2290

Denominational Affiliations: Conservative Mennonite Church of Ontario

Membership at Cedarvale Conservative Mennonite Church

Year Membership
1995 46
2007 91
2016 130

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Map:Cedarvale Conservative Mennonite Church (Harriston, Ontario, Canada)


Author(s) Sam Steiner
Date Published July 2016


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Steiner, Sam. "Cedarvale Conservative Mennonite Church (Harriston, Ontario, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. July 2016. Web. 24 Jan 2018. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Cedarvale_Conservative_Mennonite_Church_(Harriston,_Ontario,_Canada)&oldid=135360.

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Steiner, Sam. (July 2016). Cedarvale Conservative Mennonite Church (Harriston, Ontario, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 24 January 2018, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Cedarvale_Conservative_Mennonite_Church_(Harriston,_Ontario,_Canada)&oldid=135360.




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