Nazarene Church Buys Land to Relocate
Byline: Andrea Damewood The Register-Guard
After 77 years at its downtown home, the Eugene First Church of the Nazarene is moving on to greener - and much larger - pastoral pastures in West Eugene.
The church has purchased a 10.7-acre parcel of land in the Greenhill Technology Park where it hopes to build a 60,000-square-foot building to house its growing congregation.
The assembly is currently spread out through two buildings at 727 W. Broadway, and the entire congregation of 400 to 500 just won't fit in one place for large events or a dinner, church administrator Cindi Bletscher said.
"Our buildings here are older and we're outgrowing them," she …
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Publication information: Article title: Nazarene Church Buys Land to Relocate. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Register Guard (Eugene, OR). Publication date: October 28, 2008. Page number: D23. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 2008 Gale Group.
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