CASE STUDIES

LAKE AVENUE CHRISTIAN CHURCH

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Lake Avenue Christian Church began in 1962 with a small group from Springfield, Ohio. They began meeting in the upstairs room of a store in downtown New Carlisle. The church soon outgrew this space, and in 1964, purchased land on Lake Avenue and b...

First Baptist Church of Royal Palm Beach

Sunday, November 1, 2015
First Baptist Church of Royal Palm Beach began as a mission church in 1988. In 1994, the mission officially launched as First Baptist Church of Royal Palm Beach, Florida, Inc., with 95 charter members. The church experienced significant growth, an...

Truth Tabernacle of Bakersfield

Sunday, November 1, 2015
Truth Tabernacle of Bakersfield is a neighborhood church in Bakersfield, California, organized in 1978 by 29 members interested in developing a Pentecostal congregation in the community. Over the years, as the congregation grew, the church rented...

Rolling Hills Community Church

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Rolling Hills Community Church began in 1978. The church held its first service in the Oregon Bank building on Easter Sunday 1978 with 120 people. After meeting in homes and school gyms for six years, the congregation raised $685,000 and construct...

Living Hope Church of the Nazarene

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Living Hope Church of the Nazarene is located in a rural, but growing southern portion of Olathe, Kansas. The current senior pastor, John Marra, started the church in 1998 as a plant of the College Church of the Nazarene also located in Olathe.

Shiloh Baptist Church of Plant City

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Shiloh Baptist Church of Plant City began as a mission church in 1963. The first building was constructed in 1964.

Minooka Bible Church

Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Minooka Bible Church began in 1979 in Minooka, Illinois, a southwest suburb of Chicago. The congregation worshiped in the Minooka junior high school until the church's first facility was completed at the current site in 1984.

Christian Heritage Academy

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Christian Heritage Academy (CHA) is a pre-K through 12th grade Christian School located 20 miles north of downtown Chicago with an approximate enrollment of 400 students. The school began in 1983 and operated in a number of locations until securin...

Lakeland Community Church, Inc.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Lakeland Community Church began in 1996 with 18 people in the original pastor’s home. The church then worshiped in rented facilities until 2007, when the construction of its first campus building was completed. In 2010, the church’s current Senior...

L.I.F.E. Fellowship of Colorado

Monday, June 1, 2015
L.I.F.E. Fellowship began in 1979 under the leadership of the Senior Pastor Ed Bulkley. The church originally rented various facilities for worship, but acquired its current site located in Westminster in 1982. At that time, the property was prima...