St. Francis Episcopal Church

Bringing Christ to Denham Springs and beyond

CONSTRUCTION UPDATES OF NEW CHURCH BUILDING

drawing 

 

 

Week 1  -   4/29

NC1

Ground breaking equipment

begins site work. 

 

 

Week 4  - 5/20

nails

Nails from Founders Hall inset   

top step of  new church building.

 

 

 Week 8  -  6/17

week 8

Sarah Pulliam, the Capital

Campaign  Chairwoman, signs.

Conrad waits to sign.

 

 

Week 12  -  7/15

Week 12

 Tyvex covers exterior. Cutoouts

 left for windows and doors.

 Roof enclosed.

 

 

 Week 15  -  8/5

Week 15.1

Covered walk-way frame from  

Parish Hall to church entrance in

place. Interior framing continues.

 

 

Week 18  -  8/26

Week 18

Four stained glass windows on

north side installed by Sunday

August 26 and 5th on Monday.

 

Week 2  -  5/6

NC2

Foundation supports are placed

and slab preparation underway. 

 

 

Week 5  -  5/27

NC5

Slab preparation for  HVAC units  

 site grading

 

 

Week 9  -   6/24

Week 9

Linda Moore writes her message.

Anticipation is rising for the 

arrival of the trusses.

 

 

Week 12  -  7/15

Week 12.2

 Interior ceiling and cross beams

 installed.  Electric wiring

progresses.

 

 

 Week 16  -  8/12

Week 16

Ceiling and beams stained.

Interior wall insulation installed

HVAC ducts insulated.

 

  

Week 18   -  8/27

Week 18.2

Four stained glass windows on

south side installed Monday,

August 27. So beautiful.

Week 3  -  5/13

NC3

Frame for foundation and steps. 

 Nice weather allowed slab to cure.

 

 

Week 6  -   6/3

nc 6

 Framing commenced.  Nice to see

 the walls coming up.

 

 

 Week 10  -  7/1

Week 10

Crane lifts the last truss into place.

Exterior framing continues. New

building takes shape.

 

 

Week 13  -  7/22

Week 13

 Tyvex completed

 Roof enclosed.  Interior wall

 insulation begins.

 

 

Week 17  -  8/19

Week 17

Sheetrock progresses.  Cutouts left

for windows and doors. Stained

ceiling and beams look amazing.

 

 

Week 18  -  8/27

Week 18.3

Beautiful Ascension stained glass

window over the altar.  

All stained glass windows in place.

Week 4  -  5/20

NC4

Foundation and steps poured. 

 Plumbing and electrical in place.

 

 

 Week 7  -  6/10

week 7

Framing continues.  Insets left for

stained glass windows.

 

 

Week 11  -   7/8

Week 11

 Trusses in position. 

 Tyvex enclosing exterior to

begin soon.

 

 

 Week 14  -  7/29

Week 14

 Staining of ceiling beams begins.

 Interior framing continues.

 Sheetrock will being soon.

 

 

Week 17  -  8/19

Week 17.1

Sheetrock in place in fur-downs.

Floating and taping to begin. Air 

vents in place.

 

 

 

Stay tuned for more weekly progress.