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Building the Vision

Building the Vision

On October 3, 2021, we launched a three-year capital campaign called "Building the Vision". We praise God for His sustaining grace for 11 years of Christ Redeemer Church's existence! Our "church" is not a building (it's the people!), but we believe a building can help facilitate our mission to make disciples through gospel-centered community on mission. 

Our Challenge

While we are thankful for God's provision of East Ridge High School, it has brought significant challenges, such as:

  • A building design that hinders our Sunday worship experience and is not accessible or welcoming.
  • Substantial setup and teardown, leading to significant volunteer fatigue.
  • Distractions and potentially unsafe conditions when sharing the facility with other groups.
  • Limited weekday access for disciple-making opportunities.
  • Lack of onsite office space.
  • Limited visibility in the community.
  • And more!

Our Need

Having our own building could address these challenges and greatly facilitate our mission by providing:

  • An accessible, inviting space for Sunday worship.
  • Ample, available space for childcare, children’s devotions, and classes.
  • Reduced setup and teardown.
  • 24/7 access for all ages, Life Groups, events, and/or community outreach.
  • Onsite office space.
  • Increased visibility in the community.
  • And more!

Our Plan

  • We are looking at Woodbury and surrounding areas for a facility best suited to our needs.
  • Financial consultants estimate our church could potentially raise $750,000 with a capital campaign.
  • However, we anticipate ultimately needing at least $1.25 million – and possibly more – for an adequate facility.

Our Call

You play a key role in helping us "build our vision" together! Please join us in praying for:

  • God’s providential leading and provision.
  • Wisdom in decisions that will need to be made, unity, and our church leaders.
  • How God would have you give to further our church’s mission to make disciples through gospel-centered community on mission.

If you would like to learn more about Christ Redeemer Church's vision, please continue to review our website and join us on Sundays either in person or via livestream. And if you wish to give to our capital campaign, please click here to learn how.