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Woodlands United Methodist Church

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2001, Lancaster and Associates. 2200 Lake Woodlands Dr.

This enormous complex, clustered around a domed church seating 2,500 worshippers, is Mediterranean themed. The imposition of a dome, clear axes of movement and view, and a historical architectural theme indicates the effort to construct clarity and connectedness in a community where everyone is from someplace else. From the Lake Woodlands Drive bridge over Lake Woodlands, the four-story One CB&I Plaza of 2003 by HOK at 2103 Research Forest Drive stands out on the north shore.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Woodlands United Methodist Church", [The Woodlands, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-TM9.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 375-375.

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