Christian Centre Fellowship (Thompson, Manitoba, Canada)

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The Thompson Christian Centre Fellowship began services in 1972, and formally organized in 1981. The first building was occupied in the 1980s. Gary Sawatzky is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through colonization of northern Manitoba and outreach by the Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba.After using rental space for a number of years, the congregation acquired their own building in 1984 and renovated it for congregational use.


Mennonite Brethren Herald (27 May 1988): 35; (23 October 1998); (6 February 2004); (16 December 2005).

Additional Information

Address: 328 Thompson Drive North, Thompson, Manitoba

Phone: 204-677-4457

Denominational Affiliations:

Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (1981-present)

Mennonite Brethren Church of Manitoba (1981-present)

General Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches

Christian Centre Fellowship Pastors

Name Years of Service
Gary Sawatzky 1980-1988
Will Feldbusch 1989-1992
Ron Dyck 1993-1997
George Baerg (interim) 1998-1999
Jake Enns 1999-2004
Ted Goossen 2005-2015
Arnie Pedersen 2016-present

Christian Centre Fellowship Membership

Year Members
1985 23
1995 35
2000 31
2010 33


Map:Christian Centre Fellowship (Thompson, Manitoba)

Author(s) Marlene Epp
Date Published March 2012

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