Browsing the February 2015 archive of Raising a Spiritual Home

March 1, 2015

Posted by MaryJo Lauer on 2/26/15

A little cold this past week, but the masonry fellows continued on with their brick laying.  You will now see that their plastic protection has been moved to the north east corner of the church building.  They are almost finished with the section from east wall of the north ... Read More »

February 22, 2015

Posted by MaryJo Lauer on 2/20/15

The north side nave wall (where the four tall windows are located) is completely bricked now.  The “keystone” pieces have not been put in place yet, as we are waiting on their arrival.  (keystone – the pre cast concrete rectangular piece in the middle of the arch over the ... Read More »

February 15, 2015

Posted by MaryJo Lauer on 2/16/15

Brick progress has been made this past week, even though you cannot see the progress.  The fellows have been working on the north side of the church – getting the nave wall brick laid.  You can also see some of the pre cast concrete that was put in place ... Read More »

February 8, 2015

Posted by MaryJo Lauer on 2/07/15

As everyone knows, we have experienced a little snow this past week, which has slowed the brick laying process a little   -- BUT just a little.  Jim, Leon, Justin, and Richard are like the old time postman – work in good and bad weather.   The precast concrete window sills ... Read More »

February 1, 2015

Posted by MaryJo Lauer on 2/01/15

Thank the GOOD LORD for the wonderful weather we had the past two weeks.  Jim, Leon, and helpers Justin and Richard have been buzzing right along getting the west gable end bricked.  Be sure and take a look at the nice job – notice the basket weave pattern in ... Read More »