“The Church isn’t a building, it’s people”, yet our buildings for worship and ministry become bland and indistinguishable from the local mall, office building or movie theatre. What we desperately need is more “intelligent design”.
We seldom even notice the buildings around us, never mind find inspiration in them. Building W15 is an exception. It’s more than a building, it’s architectural genius.
With a little forethought, church building design can actually support and enhance your ministry. Here’s how we do it.
When thinking about your new church building, how can you use design to enhance the short time each week when people are together after a church service?
At the root of many people’s hesitation to hire an architect is the perception that our fees are too high. Here are some factors to consider:
Most of us spend around 90% of our lives indoors, working, living, shopping and entertaining, and so from first hand experience we have a sense that architecture is about buildings. Well architecture IS about buildings, but it’s also much, much more.