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In 2006 Bindu and Trish Sidhu began gathering people together who had a vision for an intentionally intercultural church in Abbotsford. Services began in fall 2006 with the assistance of the [[British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches|British Columbia (BC) Conference of Mennonite Brethren (MB) Churches]]. The congregation joined the BC MB conference in May 2007. In 2008 the congregation had an average Sunday attendance of 165, meeting at the Rick Hanson Secondary School, located in a predominantly Indo-Canadian area of Abbotsford. By 2010 the congregation had a membership of 68 and an average Sunday attendance of 190.
 
In 2006 Bindu and Trish Sidhu began gathering people together who had a vision for an intentionally intercultural church in Abbotsford. Services began in fall 2006 with the assistance of the [[British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches|British Columbia (BC) Conference of Mennonite Brethren (MB) Churches]]. The congregation joined the BC MB conference in May 2007. In 2008 the congregation had an average Sunday attendance of 165, meeting at the Rick Hanson Secondary School, located in a predominantly Indo-Canadian area of Abbotsford. By 2010 the congregation had a membership of 68 and an average Sunday attendance of 190.
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In 2014 the congregation began meeting on Saturday evenings at Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Abbotsford. Bindu Sidhu, the church's founding pastor, resigned in January 2015.
 
= Bibliography =
 
= Bibliography =
 
British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches. <em>Directory 2007-2008 &amp; Annual Convention Minutes, May 4 &amp; 5, 2007</em>. Abbotsford, BC: British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, 2007: 1.
 
British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches. <em>Directory 2007-2008 &amp; Annual Convention Minutes, May 4 &amp; 5, 2007</em>. Abbotsford, BC: British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, 2007: 1.
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<strong>Mailing address</strong>: Box 307, Abbotsford Station A, Abbotsford BC V2T 6Z6
 
<strong>Mailing address</strong>: Box 307, Abbotsford Station A, Abbotsford BC V2T 6Z6
  
<strong>Location</strong>: Rick Hanson Secondary School, 31150 Blueridge Drive, Abbotsford, BC
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<strong>Location</strong>: Emmanuel Mennonite Church, 3471 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, BC
  
 
<strong>Website</strong>: [http://www.thelc.net The Life Centre]
 
<strong>Website</strong>: [http://www.thelc.net The Life Centre]
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<span class="link-external">[http://www.bcmb.org/ British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches]</span> (2007-present)
 
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<span class="link-external">[http://www.mbconf.ca/ Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches]</span> (2007-present)
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In 2006 Bindu and Trish Sidhu began gathering people together who had a vision for an intentionally intercultural church in Abbotsford. Services began in fall 2006 with the assistance of the British Columbia (BC) Conference of Mennonite Brethren (MB) Churches. The congregation joined the BC MB conference in May 2007. In 2008 the congregation had an average Sunday attendance of 165, meeting at the Rick Hanson Secondary School, located in a predominantly Indo-Canadian area of Abbotsford. By 2010 the congregation had a membership of 68 and an average Sunday attendance of 190.

In 2014 the congregation began meeting on Saturday evenings at Emmanuel Mennonite Church in Abbotsford. Bindu Sidhu, the church's founding pastor, resigned in January 2015.

[edit] Bibliography

British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches. Directory 2007-2008 & Annual Convention Minutes, May 4 & 5, 2007. Abbotsford, BC: British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, 2007: 1.

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Mailing address: Box 307, Abbotsford Station A, Abbotsford BC V2T 6Z6

Location: Emmanuel Mennonite Church, 3471 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, BC

Website: The Life Centre

Denominational Affiliations:

British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (2007-present)

Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (2007-present)


Author(s) Richard D Thiessen
Date Published February 2015


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Thiessen, Richard D. "Life Centre, The (Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. February 2015. Web. 2 Mar 2015. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Life_Centre,_The_(Abbotsford,_British_Columbia,_Canada)&oldid=130734.

APA style

Thiessen, Richard D. (February 2015). Life Centre, The (Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 2 March 2015, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Life_Centre,_The_(Abbotsford,_British_Columbia,_Canada)&oldid=130734.




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