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The Vanderhoof Mennonite Church near Vanderhoof, British Columbia began services in 1979, and formally organized in 1980. The first building was occupied in 1980. David Burkholder is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through outreach by the Eastern Pennsylvania Mennonite Church. The language of worship is English.

In 2015 the ministerial team included Deacon Ronald I. Wiebe and Minister Abram Guenter, Jr.

[edit] Bibliography

Historical sketch, 3 pp., Mennonite Historical Society of Canada collection, Mennonite Archives of Ontario

See monthly periodical, The Eastern Testimony.

[edit] Additional Information

Address: R.R.2, Box 8, Site 9, Vanderhoof, BC V0J 3A0

Location: Derksen Rd. two km east of Vanderhoof.

Denominational Affiliation:

Eastern Pennsylvania Mennonite Church

[edit] Vanderhoof Mennonite Church Membership

Year Members
1985 34
1995 55
2000 61
2010 65
2015 28

Author(s) Marlene Epp
Date Published November 2015

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Epp, Marlene. "Vanderhoof Mennonite Church (Vanderhoof, British Columbia, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. November 2015. Web. 26 Nov 2015.,_British_Columbia,_Canada)&oldid=132758.

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Epp, Marlene. (November 2015). Vanderhoof Mennonite Church (Vanderhoof, British Columbia, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 26 November 2015, from,_British_Columbia,_Canada)&oldid=132758.

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