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 Cafe), and we have begun work in the prayer garden to expand the Welcome Hallway


There are many things going on inside the new KidsTown building right now.

  • All of the sheetrock has been installed
  • They are wrapping up the mudding for the drywall
  • HVAC ducts are installed
  • the HVAC system is running in about half the building
  • Some interior painting has begun
  • Tile in the bathrooms is underway
  • Networking / HDMI cable is being installed throughout the building.

KidsTown Checkin


KidsTown K-6 Worship Room


The Playscape Room


Welcome Hallway

There are a lot of things going in with regard to the new Welcome hallway. The main part of the hallway has been widened out (into the prayer chapel). The old prayer chapel will be the location of a new restroom. 

The footprint of the prayer garden will be where the rest of the Welcome Hallway will be widened. They have also modified the corner of the old Men’s restroom to make the hallway much more open. The pipes have all been replaced and the floors of both new restrooms have been repoured with concrete. 

Welcome Hall Widened

Corner of new restroom

Extending Width


The Cafe

The old kidstown worship room was originally the church’s Fellowship Hall. This week, while they were removing drywall, this sign was uncovered. Its one of the signs the builders used during the original construction. Its neat for a few reasons.

First, the sign has survived over 50 years behind old drywall.

Second, this space was originally intended to be a gathering place. As we transition it into a cafe, that is what it will become not only a gathering place for our church family, but the entrance to the new kidstown area. 


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

These are some of the businesses we are partnering with to Build the Future at Tabernacle.

Building the Future – December Update

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!

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Building the Future – November Update

A Word from our Children's MinisterWhen 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...

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Building the Future September Update

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...

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Building the Future August Update

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,...

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Building the Future – July Update

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,...

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Building the Future – June Update

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...

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Building the Future – May Update

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.

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Building the Future – April 2018 Update

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...

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