2022 Revised COVID-19 Guidelines

(Effective 5/15/2022)

Worship 

  • Weekly worship will be offered in a multi-platform format, in the sanctuary and via Zoom.
  • All in-person participants are advised to wear well-fitting masks fully covering nose and mouth. A supply of medical-grade masks will be available at both entrances to the sanctuary.  
  • Provided all singers are masked and fully vaccinated/boosted, worship may include congregational, choir, small group and solo singing. 

Religious Education 

  • Adult leaders and volunteers must be fully  vaccinated and boosted.
  • All participants, volunteers, and leaders are advised to to wear well-fitting masks for the duration of  RE programming. A supply of youth sized surgical masks will be available.
  • When in session, an air purifier should be operated in the RE activity space for improved ventilation.

Social Hour

  • People may gather in the Upper and Lower Parish Halls without food/drinks.
  • Masks are required indoors.
  • Food and beverages may be served and enjoyed outdoors only.


Small Group Gatherings 

  • Congregational gatherings may take place in the Upper and Lower Parish Halls at regular capacity rates. 
  • Attendees are advised to mask.
  • No food or  beverages (except personal water bottles). 

Committee Meetings 

  • Committees may elect to meet in person provided an online option is available for those who need/prefer to participate remotely.
  • Masks are required for in-person participants.

Reporting Expectations

  • Anyone who tests positive for COVID within 5 days of being in person at a church gathering is expected to notify a member of the COVID Advisory Task Force as early as possible.
  • Anyone who tests positive for COVID or has a direct exposure to a positive case is advised to quarantine/isolate according to the CDC recommendations.
  • If you or a family member have COVID, cold or flu symptoms, please administer an at-home, rapid test before attending any church gathering.

Last updated 5/10/22