One thing that influenced the life of the church was the ministry of the Messenger Quartet. Upon the invitation of the church they visited the community three different times. People responded to the gospel message through their ministry and church growth resulted. By their 10th anniversary, the little church, with seating capacity of 100 was full. The Sunday School facilities were taxed to the limit. After much prayer and discussion a decision was made to build a new building to seat 250 people. The first service in the new sanctuary was held on September 1982.
Centre for Mennonite Brethren Studies. "Christian Fellowship Church." Web. 13 September 2010. http://www.mbconf.ca/home/products_and_services/resources/published_genealogies/mb_provincial_conferences_and_church_congregation_records/saskatchewan_archives/christian_fellowship_church/.
Mennonite Brethren Herald (27 May 1988): 67.
Penner, Peter. No Longer at Arm's Length: Mennonite Brethren Church Planting in Canada. Winnipeg, MB: Kindred Press, 1987.
Archival RecordsCentre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, Winnipeg, MB: Volume 616.
Address: 58 Mayo Street, Lanigan, Saskatchewan
Website: Christian Fellowship Church
Christian Fellowship Church Ministers
|Abe Unrau (interim)||1992-1993|
Christian Fellowship Church Membership
|Date Published||August 2011|
Cite This Article
Epp, Marlene. "Christian Fellowship Church (Lanigan, Saskatchewan, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. August 2011. Web. 1 May 2016. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Christian_Fellowship_Church_(Lanigan,_Saskatchewan,_Canada)&oldid=114301.
Epp, Marlene. (August 2011). Christian Fellowship Church (Lanigan, Saskatchewan, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 1 May 2016, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Christian_Fellowship_Church_(Lanigan,_Saskatchewan,_Canada)&oldid=114301.
©1996-2016 by the Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. All rights reserved.