Lethbridge Mennonite Church (Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada)

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Lethbridge Mennonite Church, Lethbridge, Alberta

The congregation began services in 1976, and formally organized in 1978. The first building was occupied in 1978, with a subsequent building program in 1997. Art Regier is considered the founding leader of the group. The congregation originated through outreach by Coaldale Mennonite Church.

As the number of Coaldale Mennonite members from Lethbridge increased and as more Mennonites moved into Lethbridge, the need was felt for an independent congregation there.


Canadian Mennonite (12 July 2010): 23.

CMC Nexus (March 1995): 10.

Dick, C. L. The Mennonite Conference of Alberta: A History of its Churches and Institutions. Edmonton: The Mennonite Conference of Alberta, 1981, 147 pp.

Mennonite Reporter (6 March 1978): 14; (17 April 1989): B1; (3 August 1992): 11; (14 October 1996): 9.

Archival Records

Church records at the church.

Additional Information

Address: 4303 - 3 Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB T1J 4B3

Phone: 403-329-8557

Website: Lethbridge Mennonite Church

Denominational Affiliations:

Mennonite Church Alberta (1978-present)

Mennonite Church Canada (formerly Conference of Mennonites in Canada (1978-present)

Lethbridge Mennonite Church Ministers

Pastoral Leaders at the Lethbridge Mennonite Church

Name Years
of Service
Ruth Preston Shilk 1998-2010
Ryan Dueck 2011-present

Lethbridge Mennonite Church Membership

Year Members
1985 51
1995 72
2000 79
2020 80

Author(s) Marlene Epp
Date Published June 2021

Cite This Article

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Epp, Marlene. "Lethbridge Mennonite Church (Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. June 2021. Web. 18 Sep 2021. https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Lethbridge_Mennonite_Church_(Lethbridge,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=171782.

APA style

Epp, Marlene. (June 2021). Lethbridge Mennonite Church (Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada). Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. Retrieved 18 September 2021, from https://gameo.org/index.php?title=Lethbridge_Mennonite_Church_(Lethbridge,_Alberta,_Canada)&oldid=171782.

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