In-Person Services

Worship time will be 9:30 AM and will remain that time through September 5, 2021. As pandemic conditions hopefully improve, we hope to be able to loosen restrictions. Please follow our occupancy protocols.

PROTOCOLS FOR BUILDING OCCUPANCY

(Updated on August 1, 2021)

Please do not come if you can answer ‘yes’ to any of these questions:

a. Have you experienced a fever of 100 degrees or greater, a new cough,
new loss of taste or smell or shortness of breath within the past 14 days?
b. In the past 14 days, have you received a positive result from a Covid-19 test?
c. To the best of your knowledge, in the past 14 days, have you been in close contact with anyone who has been diagnosed with Covid-19?
Maximum capacity will adhere to latest state mandate.

For those who are vaccinated, facemasks are optional with the exception of being in the proximity of children under 12 who are still not eligible for vaccination. Unvaccinated individuals, 3 years of age or older, should wear face masks at all times when in church building. Disposable masks are available at entrances. Please recognize that not everyone will be comfortable removing their facemask while sitting in the sanctuary and that is okay.

Please use sanitizing stations upon entering and as needed.

Six-foot physical distancing will be required:
a. Sanctuary seating: please only sit in pews where cushions are not turned on their side.
b. Physical distancing should be observed when waiting for rest rooms.
c. Fellowship hour after worship will take place outside. No refreshments will be offered.
d. Please follow traffic pattern instructions.

Children’s Worship Center will not be used during worship service. Children’s worship story will be offered weekly online.
Nursery will be closed.
There will not be any congregational singing during worship.
Offering plate will not be passed. Please leave donations in offering plates at entrances.
Live streaming and recordings of worship service will be available online.

Sacraments:

a. Lord’s Supper: All-in-one containers will be placed at sanctuary entrance. Please pick one up upon entering. Wafer for bread can be accessed by removing first seal. Juice can be accessed by removing second seal. Gluten free wafers will also be available at entrance. Elements will not be distributed during worship.
b. Baptism-determined on a case-by-case basis.