Ideas for Rethinking Church Buildings Certification

Welcome to your Ideas for Rethinking Church Buildings Certification

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Section 1- What’s the Purpose of a Church Building?

What are the realities and challenges facing church’s and church buildings today?


Some examples of rethinking, refashioning and repurposing facilities and property include, sharing space with other congregations, hosting community allies and organizations, partnering with local businesses and relocating to another missional facility and location?


Section 2- Church Life Cycle, Leadership and Building Concerns

What are the church life cycle stages?


What is the average life of a church?


Section 3 – Good Practices for Courageous Conversations & Faithful Decisions

A church should conduct an assessment where it looks at mission impact, congregational vitality, property and finance every 3-5 years.