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How Community Christian Church Uses Aspen VIP

By: Aspen Group
July 30, 2013

Doug Leddon, business operations director at Community Christian Church, on Joe LaPaglia and Aspen VIP:  "He's been a fantastic resource for us to not have to worry about our building...We can concentrate on the things we're supposed to worry about." Find out what else he had to say.

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An Investment in the Community

By: Aspen Group
July 09, 2013

When Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church decided to build its new facility on the near southside of South Bend, Indiana, it knew that it was investing in more than a building. It was investing in a community, and all the lives making up the community.

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Making Space for Millennials Executive Summary

Making Space for Millennials Executive Summary

Discover the impact Millennials' values, allegiances, and assumptions will have on your church.

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Church Design | Project Profiles | Church Construction

West Side Christian Church Construction Update

By: Aspen Group
May 29, 2013

Click here to check out the recent construction progress that is being made at West Side Christian Church in Springfield, IL. West Side's sanctuary renovation includes the addition of 300 seats—by the replacement of pews with theater seating—and a complete AVL overhaul—with LED walls and state-of-the-art sound. This will be a fun project to watch transform. 

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Vale Construction Update

By: Aspen Group
April 25, 2013

Click here to check out the recent construction progress that is being made at Vale Church in Bloomington, IL. This one is almost done. What an incredible transformation!

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Events | Leadership | Church Construction

Becoming a Force for the Kingdom

By: Aspen Group
April 01, 2013

 

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Church Design | Project Profiles

Construction Update: Vale Church Bloomington, IL

By: Aspen Group
March 14, 2013

Check out the recent progress that is being made at Vale Church in Bloomington, IL. Click Here.

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Events | Leadership | Church Construction

Aircraft Carrier or The Love Boat?

By: Aspen Group
March 12, 2013

As one of the pastors on the lead team at an attractional church that’s on a transformational journey into missional, let me share a metaphorical question that scares me, sobers me, and keeps me asking hard questions.

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UNLEASHED! Finding Epic Adventure In Everyday Life

By: Aspen Group
February 19, 2013

Ever think something may not be quite right with the church in America today? Ever question the way we’re doing church? Ever feel discontented with where it stands or where it seems to be going?

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Church Design | Project Profiles

Construction Update: Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church, South Bend, IN

By: Aspen Group
February 05, 2013

Check out the recent progress that is being made at Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church in South Bend, IN. Click Here

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The Architect Behind Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church's "Legacy Project"

By: Aspen Group
January 31, 2013

What's the Legacy Project and why's it significant?

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