Highland Community Church (Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada)

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Highland Community Church began services in 1975, and formally organized in 1976. The first building was occupied in 1980. The congregation originated through outreach by the British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches.

The group was known as Neighborhood Bible Fellowship from 1975 until 1979.

Bibliography

Mennonite Brethren Herald (27 May 1988): 25.

Additional Information

Address: 3130 McMillan Rd., Abbotsford, BC  V2S 6A8

Phone: 604-853-7052

Denominational Affiliations:

British Columbia Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (1976-present)

Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches (1976-present)

General Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches

Highland Community Church Leading Ministers

Minister Years
Kirk Digitale 1976-1985
Dan Stobbe 1986
Roland Balzer 1988-2006
Phil Halvorsen (interim) 2006-2007
Andrew Dyck (co-pastoral elder) 2007-2011
Jonathan Janzen (co-pastoral elder) 2008-present
Christine Kampen (co-pastoral elder) 2011-2017

Highland Community Church Membership

Years Members Attendance
1976 112
1980 85
1985 91
1995 63
2000 79
2005 57
2010 74
2015 138 114
2020 130 41

Maps

Map:Highland Community Church, Abbotsford, BC


Author(s) Marlene Epp
Richard D. Thiessen
Date Published May 2023

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Epp, Marlene and Richard D. Thiessen. "Highland Community Church (Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. May 2023. Web. 19 Jul 2024. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Highland_Community_Church_(Abbotsford,_British_Columbia,_Canada)&oldid=175672.

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Epp, Marlene and Richard D. Thiessen. (May 2023). Highland Community Church (Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 19 July 2024, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Highland_Community_Church_(Abbotsford,_British_Columbia,_Canada)&oldid=175672.




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