An in-depth look at adaptive reuse solutions
A standout theme in Christendom is taking what’s cast aside, empty and deemed useless, and filling it with purpose. Choosing adaptive reuse for ministry space approaches the idyllic in terms of stewardship and metaphor. However, as an architect, builder or engineer tasked with guiding a church to the best solutions for their ministry, many factors must be considered, all stemming from the church’s size, goals and worship style, and the character of the building being adapted.
Designer asked Dave Benham, principal with the Greenville, S.C., office of LS3P Architects;… about the differences, challenges and benefits that come with applying adaptive reuse to ministry facilities.
Excerpt from Designer