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Our Healthy Church Team has been constructing and finalizing a plan to safely offer in-person worship at our Church St. Campus to present to our District Superintendant. The plan has been approved to move forward! Worship may look very different than it did prior to COVID-19. However, we are excited and eager to connect with one another again face to face, but while also keeping each other safe and healthy during this season of the pandemic.

We are excited to announce that beginning on Sunday, May 23rd, we will be offering a weekly In-Person Service on our Church Street Campus at 11 am.

No pre-registration will be required for this service.

 

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To Participate:

Before leaving to attend the In-Person Worship service, each attendee must:  

  • Take his or her temperature. It must be less than 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit in order to attend worship; 

  • Check to see whether or not his/she is feeling well; stay at home if not feeling well. 

 

Upon arrival, attendees will:

  • Attendees will answer affirmatively to these four questions:

 

  1. I have not had 2 or more of the following symptoms of COVID-19 in the past 14 days: • Fever • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing • Chills • Persistent cough • Flu-like symptoms • Diarrhea or intestinal upset • Fatigue • Sore throat • Headache • Muscle pain • Recent loss of taste or smell

  2. I have not been in contact with anyone experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 (identified in #1) in the past 14 days.

  3. I have not tested positive for COVID-19, nor am I awaiting test results, nor have I tested positive and have not subsequently had complete resolution of COVID-19 symptoms.

  4. I will immediately notify the pastor if, after attending this event, I develop 2 or more symptoms of COVID-19, will avoid contact with others, and will seek medical attention.

 

  • If attendees cannot answer “yes” to these four questions, they must return home and plan to attend worship at another time.

 

All attendees will:

  • Wear masks at all times while on the premises (including the parking lot)

  • Practice strict physical distancing of 6 feet or more at all times. 

  • Remain in their assigned seats during worship. Families may be seated together.

  • At the direction of ushers and greeters, follow the flow of traffic through the building as when entering and exiting the building.

Be aware:

  • Offerings can be made in offering bins located in the hallway as worshippers exit. Online giving is encouraged.

  • There will be no coffee, or fellowship time available. 

  • There will be no handshakes or hugging. 

  • Those who are fully vaccinated are welcome to join in congregational singing while remaining fully masked.

  • Anyone who refuses to wear a face covering, or does not keep their face covering on for the entire service, will be asked to join our Online Worship Service, except for young children.

 

To Bring:

1.    A face covering (required)

2.    Hand sanitizer if you feel you need it.

3.    Disposable gloves and other personal protective equipment if you feel you need it.