The Westwood Community Church in Winnipeg, MB began services in 1978, and formally organized in 1979. The first building was occupied in 1989. Travis J. Reimer is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through division from Portage Avenue Mennonite Brethren due to the latter's large size.
Mennonite Brethren Herald (27 May 1988): 46; (17 March 1989): 22.
Westwood Community Church 1980. 1980, 15 pp.
Archival RecordsCentre for Mennonite Brethren Studies, Winnipeg, MB: Volume 523.
Address: 401 Westwood Drive, Winnipeg, MB R3K 1G4; located at the corner of Westwood Drive and McBey Avenue
Website: Westwood Community Church
Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba (1979-present)
Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (1979-present)
General Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches
Westwood Community Church Leading Ministers
|John M. Schmidt (interim)||1989|
|Sean Sagert (interim)||1998|
|Victor Neufeld (interim)||1999|
|Rick Hill (interim)||2009-2013|
Westwood Community Church Membership
|Date Published||May 2013|
Cite This Article
Epp, Marlene. "Westwood Community Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. May 2013. Web. 20 Dec 2014. http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Westwood_Community_Church_(Winnipeg,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=78799.
Epp, Marlene. (May 2013). Westwood Community Church (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 20 December 2014, from http://gameo.org/index.php?title=Westwood_Community_Church_(Winnipeg,_Manitoba,_Canada)&oldid=78799.
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