A Word from our Children’s Minister
When we began praying about a new space for our children, we had no idea that the space we’d be getting would be so amazing. We are thankful for the old space. A lot of kids heard about and got to know Jesus there. But we also had some struggles. Leaks were a big problem. Each time it would rain, we’d find a new leak. Although we tried our best to fix them, they took a toll. Taking the kids to the restroom was always complicated and our whole space wasn’t very centralized and wasn’t designed with safety in mind.
There are many things I am excited to see how God will use the new building to reach even more kids of our church and community. The space is modern and is accessible for all kids . We have great Volunteers that are ready to serve our families. As I thought about this great new space, I was really excited about these 5 things:
- Modern Space
- Accessibility for all kids
- A space for kids to come to Worship together
- More secure space for our families
- We have spaces for kids to learn, worship and play
Not only am I excited to have this great space for children, but I am looking forward to the new families who will be drawn to the church and to a relationship with Christ because there is a great place just for their kiddos.
The KidsTown Building!
The KidsTown building is really coming together quickly!
- Worlds of Wow has finished the theming of the building.
- The Children’s and Preschool worship areas are almost complete.
- Carpet is down in most of the building
- The classrooms are nearing completion
- The kidstown bathrooms are being finished out
Playscape in Progress
KidsTown K-6 Worship Oct
Preschool Worship Room
Preschool Worship Room
KidsTown K-6 Worship Nov
There is a lot going on in the welcome hallway, but not a ton to show.
- Hallway widened
- Exposed wood beams for ceilings
- Added new layer of wood ceiling in new areas
- Resurfaced ALL existing walls
- Retextured all existing walls
- Installed new external doors
- Began tile work in bathrooms
- MANY more improvements
Welcome Hall Bathroom
Welcome Hall Work
One of the fun new things you can see around the campus are our new building signs
We are so thankful for the way you, our church family, have sacrificially and faithfully financially supported the Building the Future Initiative. If you haven’t had a chance to participate and would like to, visit tabernaclefamily.org/building
These are some of the businesses we are partnering with to Build the Future at Tabernacle.
On Sunday, December 9th, at 2:00 pm, we had a Ribbon Cutting ceremony for our new spaces. Along with dedicating the new KidsTown, we also unveiled the new Cafe and Welcome Hallway. God is Good and has done such amazing things through his church at Tabernacle. We look forward to what the future holds!read more
Progress Everywhere! There are many moving parts right now. Along with the new KidsTown building, we are totally remodeling the bathrooms in the Welcome Hallway, Welcome Hallway has been widened, work is happening in the old Kidstown Worship area (that will become the...read more
This is a BIG Update! We have so many exciting things to let you know about with our Building the Future progress. The new kidstown building is looking great, we have started demolition in the Welcome Hallway for improvements and new bathrooms, and we have started...read more
Construction If you have driven by the church in the past week or two, you might have seen some of the changes going on to the outside of the building, but the inside is coming along quickly. The roof is almost finished - There has been a structure there since May,...read more
Construction In the month of July, we have made some major visible progress. The exterior framing has been completed, exterior walls have been built and the they have begun framing the interior, running HVAC and fire sprinkler systems. When you walk into the building,...read more
Construction We are so excited about the progress that GPD has made with the construction Process. They have been great to work with. Despite a few weather delays, they are making excellent progress. On May 25th, they began pouring the foundation. On May 31st, the...read more
The KidsTown building has much of the plumbing and electrical put in place as they prepare to pour the foundation. These are some of the businesses we are partnering with to Build the Future at Tabernacle.read more
April Progress Demolished old KidsTown ("A" Wing) Removed Foundation Extensive Dirtwork Dug 12 ft down Filled 8 inches at a time Packed & Treated each layer Filled back up to the top APRIL PHOTOSThese are some of the businesses we are partnering with to Build the...read more