There are currently six homes of the saints in Lethbridge including six children and 11 adults, plus eight college age young people. Five of them, students from the church in Calgary are enrolled at the University of Lethbridge.
In addition to those now living in Lethbridge, the remainder of the saints live in four other communities that are between 15 minutes and an hour away. Until recently, almost all of the saints have been from the German, Mennonite background. However, the Lord has added 10 non-German saints, including four of the students from Calgary. There are three new families who moved recently from Bolivia, who are learning to speak English. There are a total of 80 saints in Lethbridge and the surrounding farming communities.
The saints meet together every Lord’s Day morning from 10:00am to 12:00pm in a rented facility. They have four home meetings every Friday evening and a regular, weekly prayer meeting.
The City of Lethbridge
Lethbridge is the largest city in southern Alberta. It is Alberta’s fourth-largest city by population after Calgary, Edmonton and Red Deer, and the third-largest by area after Calgary and Edmonton. The nearby Canadian Rockies contribute to the city’s warm summers, mild winters, and windy climate.
Lethbridge is the commercial, financial, transportation and industrial center of southern Alberta. Half of the workforce is employed in the health, education, retail and hospitality sectors, and the top five employers are government-based. The only university in Alberta south of Calgary is in Lethbridge, and two of the three colleges in southern Alberta have campuses in the city. Cultural venues in the city include performing art theatres, museums and sports centers.. For more information see City-Data Profile and Official City Website.
Population – 92,729
University of Lethbridge – 9,150 students
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