8 Modern Church Design Trends to Embrace in 2024

Modern church design with a coffee shop by Churches by Daniels.

As we move into 2024, it’s time to say goodbye to outdated church design trends and hello to the future. Modern churches are blurring lines that were once firmly drawn about what a church should look like to appeal to the values of younger generations, such as work-life balance, innovative technology, and sleek community-oriented spaces.  […]

40 Helpful Interview Questions to Ask Your Church Designer

40 Helpful Interview Questions to Ask Your Church Designer

Before hiring a church designer to complete your upcoming remodeling project, finding someone who’s well-qualified, honest, and aligned with your budget and timeline is crucial.  This helpful list of interview questions can help you find a church designer who has your best interests at heart—so you can ensure your new church building fulfills your ministry […]

Ways to Facilitate Weeklong Ministry in Your Church Building

Your church already touches so many lives in the community—and you’re only open on Sunday! Imagine the impact you could make if your property were available to the public every day of the week. If you’re thinking about expanding your church facilities, consider adding these valuable spaces and creative services to facilitate ministry throughout the […]

8 Simple Ideas to Completely Renovate Your Youth Building

8 Simple Ideas to Completely Renovate Your Youth Building

If you’re looking for a simple way to infuse your youth ministry with newfound energy and excitement, consider renovating your youth space.  Just like adults, teenagers love buildings that are clean, well-lit, and designed to cater to their needs and interests. They need a comfortable area to connect with their peers that bridges the gap […]

6 Critical Steps During the Architect and Design Process for Church Construction

6 Critical Steps During the Architect and Design Process for Church Construction

You’re probably feeling excited (and a bit overwhelmed!) as you approach the architect and design phase for your church construction project. After months, even years, of dreaming about your new church building, you finally get to put the plans on paper! However, before you start drafting the construction documents, there are several other essential components […]

What to Look for When Hiring a Church Builder for Megachurch Construction

Mega Church Construction

If your congregation is rapidly growing, you may be considering megachurch construction to expand your facilities to maximize your ministry impact. Chances are, you’ve already thought about the incredible opportunities a megachurch would create for your ministry: Large capacity facilities allow your entire congregation to worship together under one roof. State-of-the-art technology creates an engaging […]

10 Steps of the Construction Process for Your New Church Worship Facility

Steps Of The Construction Process

We know you’re excited to start building your new church facility! But before your project begins, you should understand the critical steps of the construction process, so you can know what to expect. One of the best ways to guarantee a smooth construction process is to hire a reliable, experienced design-builder. When you follow the […]

6 Crucial Steps Pastors Should Follow During the Church Builder Hiring Process

Steps Pastors Should Follow When Hiring church Builders

If you are considering an addition, expansion, or renovation to your church facility, you are probably thrilled at the possibility of expanding your ministry. However, working directly with the commercial construction industry can be a confusing, daunting process to navigate alone. We understand how important it is to feel confident in the contractor you choose […]

4 Reasons to Hire a Design-Builder Before You Work with a Church Architect

Hire A Design Builder Before A Church Architect

Unlike the design-build process that Churches by Daniels uses nationwide with great success, a traditional approach to church building utilizes two companies: an architect and a construction company. Many churches reach out to a church architect before contacting a design builder. Big mistake. The problem is that it complicates things to hire two companies to […]

How Long Does It Take to Plan My Church Construction Project Using a Design-Builder?

Design Build Plan Timeline Church Construction

What Is the Design-Build Method? The design-build method of church construction is a system of contracting in which one entity manages the architecture, engineering, and construction of your church construction project all under one contract. In this system, the architect and construction contractor work together as a team. With the design-build method, you receive an […]