Durham Mennonite Fellowship (Whitby, ON)

Classification scheme: 
III-65

Title: Durham Mennonite Fellowship fonds

Dates of creation: 1987-1990

Physical description: 3 cm. of textual records

Administrative history: The congregation met at Hebron Christian Reformed Church, 407 Crawforth and in members' homes.

The congregation began services in 1987 as an outreach project by Warden Woods Mennonite Church and the Mennonite Conference of Ontario and Quebec. Robert Boardman, a member of Danforth Mennonite, was considered the founding leader of the group.

Robert Boardman served served as a part time pastor for the group from late 1987 until 1990. There were 5 members in  1990 when the congregation dissolved. It had been affiliated with the Mennonite Conference of Ontario and Quebec (1987-1988) and the Mennonite Conference of Eastern Canada (1988-1990.

Custodial history: The records were donated to the Archives by Doris Gascho, MCEC Conference Minister, in 1998.

Scope and Content: There are two series: Formal records and Informal records.

Notes:
For photographs related to this congregation search the Mennonite Archival Image Database.

An encyclopedia entry for this congregation may be found in GAMEO

Original archival description created November 1999 by Sam Steiner.

File list:

  1. Membership, adherent records, 1987-1990
  2. Minutes, correspondence, financial records of congregation, 1987-1989
  3. Church bulletins, 1987-1989

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Mennonite Archives of Ontario
Conrad Grebel University College
140 Westmount Road North
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G6

Phone: 519-885-0220 x24238

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