Abbeydale Christian Fellowship (Calgary, Alberta)

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Abbeydale Christian Fellowship (Calgary, Alberta)

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  • Forest Lawn Evangelical Mennonite Church

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Services began in 1971 through outreach by the Evangelical Mennonite Conference (EMC). Services were held in various locations. On 19 September 1974 the church was formally organized with 12 charter members. In 1981 the church began meeting at Forest Lawn High School and the name of the church became Forest Grove Evangelical Mennonite Church. In 1985 the church purchased two acres and construction was completed on a sanctuary in 1988. The name of the church was changed in that year to Abbeydale Christian Fellowship.


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Created by AHR.
Source modified by AHR, 28 Sep 2016.
Edited May 2023 by AHR




Thiessen, Richard D. "Abbeydale Christian Fellowship (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)." Global Anabaptist Mennonite Encyclopedia Online. March 2012. Web. 21 Apr 2016.

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