Project Description

Project Renew is a three-year campaign running from Nov. 1, 2017 to Nov. 1, 2020 in which the congregation was asked to give towards renovations to our church building. Renovations created enhanced physical accessibility, a larger and more functional community gathering space, enhanced audio/visual technologies, improved aesthetics, and accessibility for the hearing and visually impaired.

Capital campaign facts

·      Total construction cost (with accrued interest)         $1,526,744

·      Project RENEW pledge gifts received                          $   804,530

·      Initial funding / other gifts                                            $     97,214

·      Remaining debt after Project RENEW                         $   625,000



Project Timeline

September 2016 

- Initial project announcement letter to the congregation

Summer 2017 

- Moved church services to GR Christian Middle School

- Main Floor and sanctuary renovated  

September 2017  

- Moved back into sanctuary and main floor 

- Demolished existing lobby and started building new lobby

October 2017 

- Project RENEW three year fund-raising campaign kick off

April 2018 

- New lobby completed

November 2020

-Project RENEW fundraising campaign completed