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In 1989 the worship site was moved to a commercial space that previously had been a hardware store next door to the Bonita Post Office in the Bonnie Brae Shopping Center. From its beginning in 1984, Corpus Christi experienced fantastic growth, starting with less than 200 families and continued to 800 families by 1989.
Deacon Jim Hitch, one of the founding members, recalls the challenge of not having a permanent home. “We had mass at Good Shepard Episcopal Church, at the Bonita Golf Club, and eventually found a temporary home at Holy Hardware as the parishioners called it.”