On November 10, 2013, Henrietta United Church of Christ officially welcomed back the congregation to the newly renovated church. To mark this historic occasion, a special service to dedicate the church occurred. Here are some pictures taken during the service.
The Church was Full
Last minute details before the service.
Robin Bower at his new organ and Bob Van Ostrand preparing for the service.
HUCC Senior Choir
Dave Meyer discussing the Stewardship Program.
The renovated Sanctuary from the back of the church.
Jo and Bobby working the Sound Board.
Pastoral Intern Scott Stever, Pastor David Inglis and Associate Pastor Martha Stone
So many people helped make our dream come alive. Here are some mentioned during the service that played major roles in our success.
Dave Meyer – Project Leader
Majid Rayes – Lead Architect
Sylvia and Len Korn provided our temporary home at Holy Childhood
Scott Nevol, Adrian Matlock and Cheryl Peacock spent many a night painting the church.
Ray Feasel – Metal Drive
George Barker – Church Liason and Metal Drive
Howard Holmes – Church Liason and Metal Drive
Jack Brown and Bob VanOstrand refurbished the Bell
Interior Design Committee – Lois Winters, Donna Palmer & Liz Pixley
We had some very special guest speakers attend the service and pass along their congratulations on the achievement our little church has accomplished.
Here is the recording from dedication service that took place this past Sunday.