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Last updated 22 April 2004

Mennonite Heritage Centre Archives
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Title: Bethel Bergthaler Mennonite Church (Winkler) fonds
Dates: 1965-1985
Extent: 12 cm of textual records

Historical note

Bethel Bergthaler Mennonite Church originated through division from Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church for evangelism purposes and began services and formally organized in 1965. It is located 5 miles south of Winkler, MB on Hwy. 32. The congregation has been affiliated with the Conference of Mennonites in Manitoba and Conference of Mennonites in Canada (1965-). The language of worship is English. The church is no longer a member of the Conference of Mennonites in Manitoba and has never been a member of the General Conference Mennonite Church.

Scope and content note

This fonds consists of church bulletins (1968-1985), annual reports (1965-1981), a few issues of The Bethel Messenger (the church newsletter), the church constitution (1967 and 1982) and the program from the dedication service in 1965.


Finding aids

Finding aid consists of an inventory file list.



Arrangement and description done by Kelli Downey in June and August, 2000.

Restrictions on access

no restrictions on access

Bethel Bergthaler Mennonite Church fonds inventory file list:

Volume 4855

  1. Bulletins, 1968-1977.
  2. Bulletins, 1978.
  3. Bulletins, 1979.
  4. Bulletins, 1980.
  5. Bulletins, 1981.

Volume 4856

  1. Bulletins, 1982.
  2. Bulletins, 1983.
  3. Bulletins, 1984.
  4. Bulletins, 1985.
  5. Annual Reports, 1965-1979.
  6. Bethel Bergthaler Mennonite Church, directory 1993-94

Volume 4857

  1. Annual Reports, 1980-1981.
  2. The Bethel Messenger (Newsletter), Vol.1, Nos. 2, 4,6.
  3. Bethel Bergthaler Mennonite Church Constitution, 1967 and 1982.
  4. Church Dedication Program, 1965.