Blog Posts in visions

Creating Space for One-Anothering

Let’s give Grace a fresh, new face to offer the love of Christ!

Master Plan Update: Let’s Revitalize Grace!

Two Town Hall gatherings are scheduled to review features of the Master Plan for Grace; the first on Sun-day, August 20, and the second on Sunday, October 8

Master Plan Update: Let's Revitalize Grace!

We reached a final conceptual rendering of our Grace Renovation Master Plan and began cost assessment on Wednesday June 28 with a visit by a construction team associated with JNKA Architects.

Master Plan Update: Let’s Revitalize Grace!

We completed our third Master Plan project review on Wednesday, May 10. The first project review on March 15 was a discussion of the key learnings of JNKA, our architect partners, from our survey inputs and interview sessions.

Master Plan Update: Let’s Revitalize Grace!

We have now completed our second Master Plan project review, on Wednesday, April 12.

Master Plan Update: Let’s Revitalize Grace!

The surveys are in, the interviews are done, and our first project review with JNKA Architects was completed on March 15. The architects  were impressed at the amount of input they received from members and groups within Grace and how well this input re-enforced our goals:

Vision Team Update: Let’s Revitalize Grace!

How do you feel when you enter Grace? How do you think a visitor might feel? Do you give up fighting your way through narrow halls after worship to get to coffee and just head for your car? Are you comfortable finding your way around Grace or do you just stick to the places you know?

Vision Team Update: Let’s Revitalize Grace!

Can we find a way to make visitors to Grace feel right at home? Can we make it easy for visitors and young families to find their way around on Sunday morning? Can we find a way to avoid gridlock after Worship when heading for coffee? What can we do to enhance and enrich our sense of “community” across our various Grace activities?

Visions Team: Facility Updates in the Works, Architects Consulted

Our Visions Team effort has marched on through 2016 with a focus on implementing many key recommendations, while at the same time reflecting on and discerning evolving needs of our community and members.