This is an evolving document. This edition is dated July 13, 2013.
Receive approval from Town of Chapel Hill for minor modification of our Special Use Permit
Fund-raising for major gifts ($5,000 and higher) begins
Standing Committee meets approves contract with Germanton Baptist Church
Learn the route for the move of St. Philip’s from Stokes County to Orange County
Begin to seek bids from contractors
Begin 5-6 month process to acquire Zoning Compliance Permit and Building Permit from Town of Chapel Hill
Begin the Sponsor-a mile portion of the capital campaign
Have gifts and pledges for cost of move in hand ($250,000)
Prepare St. Philip’s for move
Acquire Building Permit
Prepare site for church
Move St. Philip’s
Receive St. Philip’s Church on site December 8
December 2012 – June 2013 Experience a surprisingly rainy, wet winter
Roof restored and insulated, shingles added, bellower and steeple reconstructed, pine shake added to steeple.
Walls insulated, drain from parking area installed.
With gifts, pledges and $330,000 in loans in hand, we are now in the process of working on the remaining infrastructure, building, and permit process needed for occupancy. Depending on the weather, this will take 3-6 months.
Only after that is done can we begin to worship in the church.