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Churches By Daniels has videos to help churches navigate through the process of church building, from buying land to securing permits & more.

Resources Currated for Church Construction Projects

Our desire is for the following pages to be a resource to your church and ministry. Please browse this section to learn more about the church construction process. Below we have a variety of video training resources from Charlie Daniels, to help churches navigate through the process of church building, from buying land to securing permits and more.

Rise & Build Magazine

GUIDES & MAGAZINES

The church design programming process follows three steps to create a church design you’ll love.

Rise & Build Magazine 2020

RISE & BUILD: A DESIGN BUILD CHURCH CONSTRUCTION MAGAZINE VOL. 1

Download and learn:

  • Budgeting and financial planning tips to prepare for your church construction project
  • Church design and architecture trends that make church attendance inviting for churchgoers of all ages and places
  • Stories of others like you who took a leap of faith to build their church facility and fulfill their ministry vision

SIX KEY CONSIDERATIONS BEFORE LAUNCHING YOUR CHURCH BUILDING PROJECT OR EXPANSION

Download our free guide and learn:

  • The most underestimated and misunderstood construction service you need to plan accurately
  • Two design components essential to accelerating your ministry
  • The most unplanned for costs that must be included in your budget

GUIDES & MAGAZINES

CHURCHES BY DANIELS VIDEO BLOG | HOW IT ALL STARTED!

Our very first video blog! In this series we will explore church design trends, address common problems and pain points, and bring in experts and pastors to discuss their first-hand experience with church design and construction projects.

A PLACE OF COMMUNITY

Charlie and Rachael discuss changes in ministry facility design and how many churches are expanding their outreach into their community with the addition of intentional, inviting gathering spaces.

DESIGN FOR YOUR MINISTRY

Each church is unique, and your church should be supporting your unique ministry and outreach efforts.

CHURCHES BY DANIELS VIDEO BLOG | CHILDREN’S SPACES

The future of the church is our children! Join us as we today discuss design trends, security, and more!

CHOOSING THE RIGHT PARTNER

Why should you choose design-build? In this video, Rachael and Charlie explore a few of the reasons that we think design-build is the best option for church construction.

LIGHTS, CAMERA, SOUND!

There’s no question, the digital age has arrived for churches too. Sound, lights and video, commonly referred to as AVL, has changed the way we do church. Charlie Daniels and Rachael Rowland discuss some of the ways that AVL can change your church service for the better.

PAIN POINTS: A SHIFT IN MINDSET

Join Charlie and Rachael as they discuss some of the ways and reasons that people go to church have shifted, and some of the ways that church building design has shifted too.

CHURCH ON DEMAND

What you need to know to take your church “multi-site?” You’ve heard about it,
but how to do it is explained in this video, as well as:

  • How to regenerate a commercial property into your next worship facility
  • 6 things you need to know before you buy or lease
  • Three different ways multi-site is being done
  • Some important technology tips for multi-sites.

ARTICLES

BUILD AND PROSPER

Read how God gave Charlie a proven plan—both in personal life and business. Today, Churches By Daniels continues to help pastors everywhere navigate the building process with quality construction, savings, and good working relationships. It is a design-build team with a calling and passion for keeping ministers financially free while they “build and prosper” (Ezra 6:14).

LEADING A LEGACY

In 2001, Word of Life Church faced two major setbacks. Read the inspiring story of how a late pastor’s vision culminated with his son’s exceptional ability to carry on that legacy while drawing upon his and others’ unique gifts. The result: a thriving church community with a successful new church build.

A CONSTRUCTION COURSE CORRECTION

After facing many pastors’ worst nightmare — essentially ‘starting over’ on a $15-million building project — Pastor Shane Warren sees the result is even better than he dreamed.

MISSION: A YOUTH COMMUNITY

Click the link below to read the Church Executive article “Mission: A Youth Community”, which Churches By Daniels is featured in.

MAXIMIZING YOUR SPACE

Click the link below to read the Church Executive article “Maximizing Your Space”, which Churches By Daniels is featured in.

OUR CULTURE HAS CHANGED – HAS YOUR CHURCH BUILDING?

Click the link below to read the Church Executive article “Our Culture Has Changed – Has Your Church Building?”, in which Churches By Daniels is featured.

AMAZING RENOVATIONS!

Click the link below to read an article about the renovation of Asbury UMC in Tulsa, OK completed by Churches By Daniels.

RISE LIKE A PHOENIX

Read the article below to learn how Churches by Daniels helped one church rebuild after a devastating fire.

RADICAL OBEDIENCE, REIMAGINED SPACE, REAL IMPACT

Read the article below to learn how Churches by Daniels helped Pastor Travis Green in Columbia, SC transform a box store into their church’s new facility.

HERITAGE LIVES HERE

Learn how Churches By Daniels helped Pastors Phil and Sarah Taylor overcome severe tornado damage and rebuild their church facilities. The Daniels team carried the construction efforts, allowing Phil and his staff to focus on sustaining church operations. Sharing the same vision to build a legacy that builds God’s Kingdom, Charlie and Phil teamed up again years later in a church remodel to expand their facilities to fit their growing needs.

8 CRITICAL QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE CHOOSING A CHURCH BUILDING PARTNER

In any construction project you are embarking on a serious endeavor. WHO you select is critical to the outcome of your project. Click the link below to read our latest PDF eBook.

CONTEMPORARY CHURCH BUILDING SEES RESURGENCE

Click the link below to read why the innovation and patience are the watchwords of church construction in “Contemporary Church Building Sees Resurgence”, which Churches By Daniels is featured in.

ARTICLE: SANCTUARY EXPANDS WITH METAL

Click the link below to read the October 2014 Metal Architecture article “Sanctuary Expands With Metal”, which Churches By Daniels is featured in.

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED: A SON’S LEGACY

Click the link below to read the Church Executive article “Mission Accomplished: A Son’s Legacy”, in which Churches By Daniels is featured.

A TRANSFORMATION, TRULY

Click the link below to read a case study of a Florida church construction project featuring Churches By Daniels.

TRIUMPHANT BY CHOICE: SUGGESTIONS FOR VETTING YOUR ARCHITECTURAL / BUILDING PARTNER OPTIONS

Check out this article by Charlie Daniels for Church Executive Magazine on finding the right architectural and building partners.

THINKING OUTSIDE THE “BIG BOX”

See how Churches by Daniels helped Winners Chapel International in Maryland design and build the perfect facility for their growing congregation.

LET US RISE AND BUILD

Click the link below to read how to make your next church building a reality in “Let us Rise and Build”, which Churches By Daniels is featured in.

Need more information to be confident about starting your project?

We understand how pastors can feel uncertain when looking into constructing a new building. That’s why the Daniels team compiled two guides to give you an overview of what you need to know.

  • Why hiring a design-builder is in your best interest
  • The secrets to complete your project on time and within budget
  • What you need to know as a pastor and church building committee about acquiring financing to celebrating your big opening day
  • Planning ahead to celebrate your big opening day

“We have had the best experience working with Churches by Daniels. Their knowledge and expertise have brought such ease and peace during the whole process. They are clear, professional, and don’t quit until they get what you see in your mind!”

Pastor Jabin Chavez, City Light Church, Las Vegas, NV

Why Choose Churches By Daniels

Interior of church building after construction management services by Churches by Daniels
Church construction projects can be stressful, costly and time-consuming — but choosing an experienced church construction management company can ease the process, keeping it on schedule and on budget. At Churches by Daniels, our skilled, caring, knowledgeable church construction team will help your church successfully manage your entire construction and building project. From purchasing land and raising funds to negotiating with contractors and handling project oversight, Churches by Daniels delivers top-notch, expert building projects to give yo
  • Superior project results through frequent, detailed quality control measures
  • Fiscally-responsible budget and costs through value engineering measures and national purchasing power
  • Reliable, timely completion by actively managing contractors and driving key decisions that might otherwise hamper construction progress