Phase 1 includes a 43,000 sq.ft. Sanctuary, a two-story, 47,000 sq.ft. Education Building and a 36,000 sq.ft. Family Life Center. The Sanctuary seats 1,300 people and is designed around a large Chancel Area. The Education Building includes a nursery and child care, preschool and kindergarten area, while the upper levels has programs for older children and adult classrooms. The Family Life Center includes offices for the clergy, administrative personnel and the library. Additionally, it has a gymnasium with a raised stage that provides seating for 700 people for worship or performance.