Flora United Methodist Church held a groundbreaking ceremony on October 26, 2014 to mark the beginning of their building project. Rev. Scott Carter presided over the ceremony in which the ground was broken a symbolic seven times. The project includes the addition of a 300 seat Sanctuary and the re-purposing of the existing Sanctuary as a Welcome Center. Jared Pierce, an Associate at Canizaro Cawthon Davis and Project Manager of the Project, participated in the ceremony.