PEORIA, Ill.-- A local church opened its doors this weekend after a big renovation.
Northwoods Church in Peoria revealed its 12 million dollar expansion to the public.
Improvements include balconies in the main auditorium which now hold 3,000 people, a prayer tower and a chapel for weddings and small events.
The student room now has a café with meeting areas, a balcony with game rooms and a stage.
A celebration included performances by singer Mandisa at all services.
Church officials say donations by its members funded the project.