First Baptist Church of Lafayette
Lafayette, Louisiana

Client: First Baptist Church
Project Size: 106,000 SF

Located in downtown Lafayette, Louisiana, First Baptist Church is a two-story, 106,000 square foot structure with a 2,000 seat sanctuary with audio/visual package, a circular baptistery, choir rehearsal room, library, classrooms, administration areas and a television studio. Some unusual scope items included refurbishing the existing 33,000 pound charred steeple and six original columns along with the old front door and associated entablature of the old fire damaged church and incorporating them into the new building.