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Eastview Community Church – Winnipeg, MB

Proper Title

Eastview Community Church fonds

Dates of Creation

1991–2015

Physical Description

7.8 cm of textual records

Administrative History

The Eastview Community Church was formed in 1990 as an outgrowth of the River East MB Church. It desired to be a community church in order to reach out to the people of Winnipeg, Manitoba. They began in rental facilities with 150 people. In 1995 they built a meeting place. They have two styles of services: one for non-churched people which includes drama, contemporary music, and practical messages; and the other for churched people emphasizing in-depth Biblical teaching. In 1992 the membership was 156 and in 2000 it was 327.

The leaders of the congregation were: Garth Klassen (1990–1992), Adam Wiggins (1993–1998), and Lorne Pearson (1999-2007), Delbert Enns (2008- ).

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of a brief history, congregational telephone directories (1995–1996), and congregational bulletins (1991, 1992, 1994, 1997, 2008-2010).
Custodial history

Records were transferred to the Centre for MB Studies archives in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The language of worship is English.

Notes

  • Volume 531.
  • Audio Visual series NMV-83.
  • Finding aid consists of a series description and a file list is available.
  • Finding aid: The records are classified under the Canadian Conference of MB Churches inventory BC-551.
  • Described by Bert Friesen 6 September 2001; updated by Yvonne Snider-Nighswander 17 October, 2011. Updated by Kate Woltmann July 18, 2013. Updated by Emma Sorensen June 2018.
  • No restrictions on access.

Series Descriptions

I. Eastview Community Church.
1990–2001.
0.3 cm of textual records.

  • This series consists of a brief history of the congregation. There are two congregational telephone directories for 1995 and 1996.

II. Eastview Community Church Bulletins.
1991–1997, 2007–2011.
5.5 cm of textual records.

  • This series consists of scattered bulletins in the years 1991, 1992, 1994, 1997, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.

III. Eastview Community Church Eastview Link.
2009–2010.
2 cm of textual records.

  • This series consists of the the Eastview Community Church publication, Eastview Link in the years 2009–2010.

File List

Volume 531

  1. Eastview Community Church Congregational Directories. -- 1991–2001.
  2. Eastview Community Church Bulletins. -- 1991–1994.
  3. Eastview Community Church Bulletins. -- 1997.
  4. Eastview Community Church Bulletins. -- 2007.
  5. Eastview Community Church Bulletins; Eastview Link. -- 2008.
  6. Eastview Community Church Bulletins. -- 2009.
  7. Eastview Link. -- 2009.
  8. Eastview Community Church Bulletins; photo (Pastor Delbert and Marianne Enns and family). -- 2010.
  9. Eastview Link. -- 2010.
  10. Eastview Community Church Annual Business Meeting Agenda (May, October). -- 2010 .
  11. Eastview Community Church Bulletins, pamphlets & events. -- 2011.
  12. Newsletter, Praise and Prayer Bulletin, newspaper article. -- 2015.
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