Valley Presbyterian Church - Portola Valley, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
N 37° 23.019 W 122° 14.092
10S E 567735 N 4137707
Quick Description: Valley Presbyterian Church was founded in 1958.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/9/2009 10:07:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM65ZR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390
Views: 1

Long Description:
Despite a series of land-use approval problems by the Town of Woodside, in 1961, Valley Presbyterian Church found favor with Portola Valley for a use permit of their current property. Building began in 1964 and it was ready for services in 1965. The church is particularly known for its beautiful view of a redwood forest through the main windows of the sanctuary. At the opposite end of the sanctuary is a stained glass window depicting the Christian Cross. The church entrance is two set of double doors, with each of the four doors featuring a 3D relief art of the four Gospels, Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. Beside the sanctuary outside is a Peace Pole, representing the Presbyterian support for world peace.
Presbyterian Denomination: Presbyterian Church (USA)

Status: Active House of Worship

945 Portola Road
Portola Valley, CA USA

Date Built: 1964

Architect: Inwood & Hoover

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
Give the date and short description of your visit. Additional photos are encouraged.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Presbyterian Churches
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.