Instructions for Outdoor Worship 

6:30 p.m. on the front lawn of the church

Gathering:

  • Per CDC guidelines released on April 27, 2021, everyone ages 2 and older who have NOT been vaccinated are asked to wear a mask and practice a 6’ social distance from others. If you want, you can remove your mask when you are settled in your seats.

  • Bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on the grass.

  • Bring water to drink if the weather is hot.

 

Before worship begins:

  • A table will be set up with the following items:

    • Communion juice and bread for each person (all ages are welcome to participate in communion)

    • Bulletin

    • Bulletin for children

    • Song sheets

    • Basket for your weekly offering

    • Basked for reopening surveys

    • Hand sanitizer

  • Children: your bags will be in a basket for you to pick up before the worship service. Please return it at the end of the service. Bags are available for visitors.

 

Notes:

  • Congregants are asked to stay home if they are sick or have had close contact with a person with COVID-19.

  • We will cancel the service if there is a threat of rain. An email notice will be sent out by 4 p.m. The worship service will then be held by zoom at 6:30 p.m.

  • Physical contact (handshakes and hugs) with others is discouraged. Instead, creative, distanced, non-physical greetings are encouraged.

  • Sharing Time: Please go forward to the microphone if you have something to share.

  • The bathrooms will be open inside the church. This is the only reason to enter the church building. (There is nothing in your church mailboxes).

  • We will be singing during this service. Please have masks on for singing if you are NOT vaccinated.

  • If you test positive for Covid-19 after attending a worship service, please report this to Pastor Dawn for contact tracing so that we can keep other people safe

  • Names of everyone present will be recorded for contact tracing purposes if an outbreak should occur.