Classification scheme: 

Title: Tree of Life/Arbre de Vie fonds

Dates of Creation: 1997-1998

Physical description: 1 cm of textual records

Administrative history: Tree of Life/Arbre de Vie resulted from a division in the Calvary Mennonite Church (Monetville) in 1997. More than half the congregation followed the pastor and elders into the new group that utliized a charismaticly oriented cell church model of church life.

Phil Lichty was the founding pastor of the Tree of Life. The congregation was accepted into Mennonite Church Eastern Canada as a member congregation in 1998.

Custodial history: First accession received from Mennonite Church Eastern Canada in 2016.

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

File list:

Series 1: Formal Records

  1. Membership list, 1997?
  2. Membership covenant, 1997

Series 2: Informal Records


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