Cafe

Rachel Dawn Hayes · May 22, 2018
Open and contemporary are not adjectives typical of older church facilities. Learn how The Mill Church remodeled a cramped building into a welcoming and spacious community.

By Cathy Hutchison · May 22, 2018
Creating a place within church that's rich with opportunities for conversation, contemplation and relationship building. Three ministries share their insights on spaces designed for connection.

By Cathy Hutchison · April 16, 2018
Four churches who are redefining hospitality through café space implement cafés that vary wildly based on mission and context.

Cathy Hutchison · November 21, 2017
Practical advice for launching, maintaining, and succeeding in a ministry approach to a church café.

M Wagner · November 01, 2017
A look at uncommon, common areas - from couches, cafes to inspiration for how churches can design their social spaces.

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

By Gary Zandstra · November 22, 2016
Often in life it's the little things that can make the biggest difference. As we enter the season of higher church attendance, be sure these little things don't ruin the experience at your facility.

Rachel Dawn Hayes · March 14, 2016
In what emerges as a perfect storm, an Iowa-based church shares the story of how destruction and displacement refined it's heart for community.

Jeremy Mika · September 22, 2015
This North Carolina church is about building legacies - by attracting the next generation thru their doors. Read the thoughts behind their vision, the making of a discipleship facility and what leadership would do differently.

Alison Istnick · June 25, 2015
Grace Church in the Akron, Ohio area is growing outward into their surrounding communities by opening multisite campuses. See how their Medina East location reworked a basic metal framed building into a newly renovated space equipped to serve the local community.