By the way…

I just realized that my last blog post noted that we are 21 hours away from our inspection.  Oops.  In case you were wondering we passed!  We have a certificate of occupancy and we are mostly moved in. So we are in!  We have been holding Sunday...

21 Hours to Go…

So our official inspection is at 3 pm tomorrow (Friday the 16th) In the past 24 hours we have installed panic hardware on a door, cleaned and patched floors, installed handicapped hardware in the kids’ bathroom and installed 5 fire extinquishers. Also in the...

Single Minded

Over the past few weeks I’ve been feeling bad that I haven’t been reading all that much…I’ve stopped blogging except for the occasional last minutes post…& I haven’t even twittered (tweeted?) all that much.  And every once...

This Sunday

As we’ve mentioned, this Sunday (October 11) will be our last week in the school on Plain St.  We are having a series of workdays in order to get everythign ready to move in so that (hopefully) we can meet there for our first service on the 18th! So, we...

We are moving…mostly.

So, I made a strange announcement this past Sunday. It went something like this: “I have good news and potentially good or bad news.” “The good news is that this coming Sunday, October 11th, will be our last one in the school!” “The...

A Quick Tour of the New Space

First the bad news.  We won’t be in the new place by October 4th.  We’re closer, but as you’ll read, there is a lot to do before we can move in. Believe it or not the end of this month will mark the end of the first year of the lease on our...

Major Building Announcement

While we are still hoping to be into the new space by October 4th (which will require a lot of extra labor over the next 3 weeks), we do have an extra incentive to get things moving. Yesterday we found out from the school that starting on September 20th, we will be...

Quick Building Update (6/23/09)

Dry wall is going up fast! Thursday & Saturday are our next work days! But I wanted to update you all on how the building fund raising campaign. This past week we received another $988, and with the current matching funds we have that takes our total up to $20,000...

Did I Mention the iPod Touch?

If you were at the Vineyard this past Sunday, you may have heard Bill Williams make this announcement.  Starting this past Monday, we are passing out tickets to people who work up at the new building (one ticket per hour).  Then when the building is finished...

Time to Dry Wall!

Although it took us 7 months to get a building permit, the framing inspection and the electrical inspection both went amazingly well, and at this point we are ready to start putting up some dry wall.  Our hope is to have a bunch of people show up tonight & on...