Covid Updates:

through the month of JUNE

The following changes begin on Sunday, May 30, and through the month of June.  Any changes possible or needed for July will be announced in late June.   

 

NOTE that these steps are being taken hoping that everyone has been/is getting vaccinated.  If you are not yet fully vaccinated, masks are required at all times and previous social distancing protocols apply. If you are vaccinated and prefer to continue wearing a mask in any setting, we encourage you to do so! 

+ Thank you for caring for each other in this way. 

For Sunday worship, starting May 30 (applies to Weddings also):

 

  • NO sign-up required 

  • Doors:  Only main Sanctuary, handicap, and Door 1 (East doors) unlocked for entrance and exit  

  • Chairs will be reset to accommodate a larger capacity (300) 

  • Masks continue to be required in worship (because of singing)  

  • 1 empty chair between household groups  

  • Printed bulletins and hymnals will be used after Labor Day  

  • Communion still using the disposable cups; getting a gluten-free option  

  • Coffee/cookie fellowship after worship outside starting in June 

For our Wednesday Block Parties, which start June 2: 

  • Masks only required for the 6:00 PM worship under the tent 

  • Again, if you prefer to continue wearing masks at any time, we encourage you to do so 

Funerals:

  • Sign-up not required; open to all 

  • Still have Livestream option 

  • Small coffee/lemonade/cookie receptions possible in Commons, Westwood Room and Courtyard only  (WECC in Good Shepherd Hall through the summer)