When Houston’s First Baptist Church began planning a new Cypress campus in 2013, some of its members wondered why the church wanted to expand to the suburbs one hour northwest of its main campus at the 610 Loop and Interstate 10.

“People asked, ‘Why are you moving way out there by (Highway) 99?” said Zac Hufty, minister of campus development for Houston’s First Baptist Church. “‘There’s nobody out there.’”

Fast forward four years. Residential growth is booming northwest of Houston…

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