Eyebrow Mennonite Church (Eyebrow, Saskatchewan, Canada) (1926-1972)

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Eyebrow, Saskatchewan. Located six miles west of Eyebrow, five miles south of Tugaske. The congregation was previously known as Eyebrow-Tugaske Mennonite Church. In 1954 a split occured and about half the member left and founded First Mennonite Eyebrow.

The congregation began services in 1926, and formally organized in 1928. The first building was occupied in 1946. Johann J. Martens is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through immigration from the Soviet Union.

In 1965 Eyebrow Mennonite Church had 20 members. The congregation dissolved in 1972. It had been affiliated with the Conference of Mennonites in Canada since 1929. The language of worship was German.

Gerhard Fehdrau was the leader from 1954 until this congregation dissolved.

Bibliography

Martens, S. "The Founding of the Eyebrow-Tugaske General Conference Mennonite Church." Research paper, Canadian Mennonite Bible College, 1952, 16 pp. Mennonite Heritage Centre.


Author(s) John G. Rempel
Marlene Epp
Date Published February 1989


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Rempel, John G. and Marlene Epp. "Eyebrow Mennonite Church (Eyebrow, Saskatchewan, Canada) (1926-1972)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. February 1989. Web. 20 Oct 2020. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Eyebrow_Mennonite_Church_(Eyebrow,_Saskatchewan,_Canada)_(1926-1972)&oldid=168793.

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Rempel, John G. and Marlene Epp. (February 1989). Eyebrow Mennonite Church (Eyebrow, Saskatchewan, Canada) (1926-1972). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 20 October 2020, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Eyebrow_Mennonite_Church_(Eyebrow,_Saskatchewan,_Canada)_(1926-1972)&oldid=168793.




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