Who is Region 6
This an exciting group of churches in one of our warmest regions. Although the churches have similar roots they are really quite unique in terms of history. These churches are actively planting two churches into Mexico South.
The individuals below are the General Council representatives in Region 6.
John KrahnBlue Creek EMMC firstname.lastname@example.org
Henry RedekoppGospel Fellowship Chapel, Shipyard email@example.com
Albert ReimerSpanish Lookout EMMC firstname.lastname@example.org
Praise, Prayer and Pondering – November 24, 2016
A special “Happy Thanksgiving” to all our American family and friends! To help reflect on this Advent season, a link for Advent Prayers has been included in the Praise & Prayer email.
Obituary – Jerry Hildebrand, former EMMC Director of Missions
Gerhard “Jerry” Hildebrand, 87, of Winkler, Manitoba died on July 12, 2016 at Boundary Trails Health Centre. He suffered a stroke on Friday, July 9 and was immediately taken to the hospital. Deep appreciation goes to the doctors, nurses and staff at Boundary Trails Health Centre for their professional and compassionate care.
He was ordained as an Evangelical Mennonite Missions Conference (EMMC) minister on June 26, 195. Jerry served as the Missions director for the EMMC from 1976 until 1985.
Jerry and Marjorie served as volunteers with Mennonite Central Committee in Aylmer, Ontario working with Low German Mennonites from Mexico. They returned to Winkler where Jerry served as associate pastor at the EMMC church. After his retirement in 2003 he continued to teach Bible classes and studies, worked with the Evangelical Anabaptist Fellowship and with Marjorie at the Winkler Heritage Society
The funeral will be at the Winkler EMMC Church 600 Southview Drive at 2:00 p.m. on Friday July 15, 2016 with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, if you so desire, donations may be made in Jerry’s memory to Evangelical Anabaptist Fellowship in person after the service. You may also donate online at canadahelps.org
A longer obituary will be in the July / August issue of The Recorder.
Blue Creek EMMC
Mail: Box 2 Blue Creek
Orange Walk, Belize C.A.
Phone: (011-501) 323-0052
Fax: (011-501) 323-0453
Diedrich Dyck, Lead Pastor
John Krahn, Associate Pastor
Henry Janzen, Youth Pastor
Colonia Del Valle EMMC
Mail: Calle 3 MZ 110 LT30
Col. La Herradura
Othon P Blanco 77000
Chetumal, Quintana Roo
Gospel Fellowship Chapel (Shipyard)
Camp 5, Shipyard
Mail: PO Box 209
Orange Walk, Belize C.A.
Henry Redekopp, Lead Pastor
Herman Banman, Youth Pastor
Mail: Apartado Postal 10
Hopelchen Campeche, Mexico CP 24600
Franz Friesen, Lead Pastor
Spanish Lookout EMMC
Mail: Box 552
Spanish Lookout, Belize C.A.
Albert Reimer, Lay Minister
Ben Friesen, Youth Leader