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Maple Ridge Community Church – Maple Ridge, BC

Proper Title

Maple Ridge Community Church fonds

Dates of Creation


Physical Description

2 mm of textual records

Administrative History

Maple Ridge Community Church in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, began services in 1984 with several families who wanted to plant a church in their community. They formally organized in 1985 with help from the BC Mennonite Brethren Conference’s Board of Church Extension. Ed Goerzen and a steering committee are considered the founding leaders of the group.

The church has been affiliated with the BC Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches, the Canadian Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches since its beginning in 1985.

In 1985, there were 36 members; in 1995, 111 members; in 2000, 114 members; in 2010, 125 members.

Leaders include Ed Goerzen (1985–1995), Dean Richmond (1995–2004), and Duane Goerzen (2004– ).

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of scattered bulletins.

Custodial History

It is unclear how these materials came to the archives.


  • Location: Volume 399.
  • Description by Shauna Hudson, July 9, 2004; edited by Conrad Stoesz, November 27, 2006.
  • Finding aid consists of a file list.
  • No restrictions on access.


File List

Volume 399
1. Bulletins. -- 1994.
2. Bulletin. -- 1995.

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