Willow Avenue Mennonite Church
Clovis, CA

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College Community Church Mennonite Brethren Sanctuary

Willow Avenue Mennonite Church located in Clovis, CA has completed their new 14,827 square foot sanctuary building on their ministry campus. The updated facility contains sanctuary seating for 255, polished concrete floors, large windows on each side of the sanctuary to allow plenty of natural light to fill the space, a nursery, a narthex, and office space. A building dedication service was held on January 4, 2015 and was attended by Bruce Jost and Christine Wall of MB Foundation.

  • The floor towards the front of the sanctuary (picture 3) reads “Praise God from whom all blessing flow”.
  • The floor in the narthex (picture 4) reads “I was glad when they said to me, “Let us go to the house of the LORD!”
  • The floor along the east sanctuary windows reads “I am the resurrection and the life”.
  • The floor along the west sanctuary windows reads “You will be my witnesses to the ends of the earth”.
  • The building dedication (picture 6) featured Composer Eugene Friesen and Lyricist Jean Janzen with the premier of their original work “Songs of Dedication.”