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Gary Zandstra · January 16, 2018
Five key points are involved when a church is ready to embark on a building program.

By Gary Zandstra · January 09, 2018
In the pursuit of creating a worthy facility, what elements must come together to create a sacred space?

Gary Zandstra · December 20, 2017
Generally, a building project is birthed out of growth that is happening in the ministry. However, that excitement can lead to a desire to rush the process and, perhaps, a failure to take necessary time to ensure these three important things are covered.

By Gary Zandstra · December 19, 2017
What does your church smell like? Is it a pleasing aroma? Research shows that a visitor will be able to recall the scent from your service far longer than the look of the building.

By Gary Zandstra · December 04, 2017
Offering those visitors who walk through your doors a great experience really is as easy as 1 - 2 - 3.

Gary Zandstra · November 19, 2017
One of the most difficult tasks for a church is making visitors feel comfortable. Here's what you can do to help visitors - before and after - they enter your doors.

Gary Zandstra · September 18, 2017
Practical guidelines to help you determine when it's really necessary for you to update or renovate your space.

Gary Zandstra · September 14, 2017
The combination of physical elements and the emotions one experiences from their surroundings can shape the the comfort level from beginning to end.

Gary Zandstra · August 29, 2017
Explore motivational strategies in recruiting people who will prove to be creative, engaged and committed.

Gary Zandstra · August 22, 2017
Recently, I've been doing an informal survey on this topic, asking worship leaders for their views on working with techs at their churches.

Gary Zandstra · August 07, 2017
The excitement of embarking on a building project can lead to rushing the process, thus not taking the time to ensure these three important things are covered.

Gary Zandstra · August 01, 2017
Both form and function need to be equal partners - often at great tension with each other- that need to be brought together harmoniously to create great design.

Gary Zandstra · July 10, 2017
Take a new look at your facility and apply some creative design ideas to raise both the form and the function of your building.

Gary Zandstra · June 22, 2017
The recognition and praise of numerical size can drive some to emulate what Large/Successful churches are doing.

Gary Zandstra · June 15, 2017
One of the activities that a church facility needs to facilitate is creating an active sense of community.