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Ministry Expansion Plan Update for February 15, 2019

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Here’s what has happened in the last week: Demolition continues for the new entrance and stair tower New lights were installed by the exits The concrete pad was poured for the new sanctuary HVAC unit Work began on installing the sprinklers in the sanctuary The insulation and soffit was installed under the Fellowship Hall overhang […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update for February 7, 2019

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Here’s what has happened in the last week: Demolition continues for the new entrance and stair tower The columns around the perimeter of the sanctuary have been drywalled in and mud applied Work continues on roughing in the new fire alarm system New lights have been hung in the downstairs lobby and hallway outside the […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update for January 31, 2019

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Here’s what has happened in the last week: The openings left by the removal of the downstairs windows have been filled in, insulated, and closed up with drywall (save the spaces where the new windows will be installed) The skylight in the sanctuary was framed out The overhang around the downstairs perimeter of fellowship hall […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update for January 24, 2019

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Here’s what has happened in the last week: The first coat of skim coat has been applied to the ceiling of the sanctuary (save the portions over the choir loft—which will require a special boom lift) Framing out of the exterior walls on the upper level of fellowship hall has been completed All of the […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update for January 17, 2019

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Here’s what has happened in the last week: More of the railings on the upper level of fellowship hall were removed as were the walls to the storage area behind fellowship hall Special thanks to the elders and deacons who lent a hand last Saturday in clearing out that storage area! Framing work started on […]

Cold Weather Shelter

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With CMPC under construction, Howard County’s Cold Weather Shelter was hosted at Merriweather Post Pavillon by Grassroots and coordinated by Jeff Seymour during the week of December 17-24.  The shelter served 26 guests including 16 men, 7 women, and 3 children in 2 separate families.  There was a total of 79 different volunteers, including one […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update for January 10, 2019

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Here’s what has happened in the last week: The trench for the electrical ductbank has been backfilled The north entrance of the new driveway was cut out Super silt fencing (the chain link fence with black plastic) was installed around the property (where required by state law) The lock was installed on the new doorway […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update January 3, 2019

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“Out with the old” has been the theme of the work that has taken place on the Ministry Epxansion plan most recently.  The airhandler, boiler, and air conditioner units are now all gone; as are many of the shrubs and bushes and a few trees around the premises.  We are sad to see some of […]

Ministry Expansion Plan Update December 13, 2018

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Work continues on the Ministry Expansion Plan.  This week the ceilings in the downstairs entryway, downstairs hallway, and upstairs lobby (outside the elevator and top of the stairs) were demolished to allow the electrician to trace old and new electric service (see pics).  In addition, the switchgear was delivered.  (In an electric power system, switchgear is the combination […]

A Farewell to Bill Gretsch

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On Sunday, December 9th CMPC bid farewell to brother in Christ, Bill Gretsch.  Bill has been a part of the CMPC family for over 50 years.  He served CMPC as an elder, a chair and member of numerous committees including the evangelism and building committees, an active volunteer with the LOGOS ministry, and in many, many […]