A new Expansion Planning committee is established. Their first meeting was on August 5, 2014.
Those volunteering to serve on the committee -
Pastor Gary Forster - Ex Officio
Expansion Planning committee scheduled a Charge Conference for October 5, 2014 after church with District Superintendent David Weesner for 2 agenda items:
To approving the concept of expansions of the Sanctuary, the Fellowship Hall, and the parking lot.
To approve a slate of persons to serve on the Building Committee for this expansion project.
Charge Conference on October 5, 2014 voted for the Expansion committee to continue studying adding to the church facility.
The committee formed sub committees, made up of members of the congregation, to study:
November 2014 - March 2015
Expansion committee and the sub committees developed plans for each area. Each sub committee met several times and two congregation wide presentations were made to share the preliminary work and give all a chance to ask questions, make suggestions and provide opinions.
Expansion committee submitted the plan to the Central District Board of Church Location and Buildings.
The Central District Board of Church Location and Buildings approved Centennial's Expansion Committee report.
Charge Conference on January 24, 2015 voted against the Expansion committee report and moving to Phase 3, which terminated the expansion process for Centennial.