Pandemic Return Plan

Opening Up Church Again

Starting when Pennsylvania affirms Pike County as Phase 2 ready

1: RETURN


Following the CDC and PA Guidelines


A: Individual Safety

  • REQUIRE SAFE DISTANCING
  • Masks (Required)
  • Sanitizer Stations
    - High Top tables/in church
    - Annex B attendance table
  • No Handshakes
  • Offering - Drop off in plate or online
  • Communion (Prepackaged) ushers hand out
  • Spaced Sanctuary Seating
  • Sick Must Stay Home - attend virtually
  • Vulnerable encouraged to attend virtually
  • Intense Clean Of High Touchpoint Areas after service.
  • Orderly Exit (Excused by row)
  • Bathrooms/Handicap bath for B attenders
  • No congregating inside buildings

B: Church Ministries

  • Sunday worship - Main Building and Annex B (25People Max per building)
  • No DT, Nursery, Children’s Church, or Fellowships Sunday Morning
  • Ministry Team meetings, Youth programs, Refuel, Children’s programs, Coffee House, and Bible studies will continue ministry teams discretion and cleaning protocol
  • Church Open During Office Hours ONLY
  • Attendance-Ushers

2: NEW NORMAL


Following the CDC and PA Guidelines


A: Individual Safety

  • REMOVE SAFE DISTANCING
  • No Masks
  • Maintain Sanitizer Stations
  • Handshakes
  • Plate Passing and Online (Offering)
  • Communion - usher-served
  • Normal Sanctuary Seating
  • Sick Must Stay Home (common sense)
  • Cleaning - normal practices

B: Church Ministries

  • Sunday worship - One Service
  • Allowed DT (In September), Nursery, Children’s Church, Fellowships Sunday Morning
  • Face-to-face Connections Encouraged
  • Ministry Team meetings, Youth programs, Refuel, Children’s programs, Coffee House, and Bible studies will be at the facilities