Summer 2022 COVID-19 Guidelines

(Effective 7/1/2022)

Worship 

  • Lay-led worship services will take place in the Upper Parish Hall. To the extent possible, lay leaders will provide an online, simplified Zoom option for watching/listening remotely.
  • Attendees are advised to mask,  fully covering nose and mouth, throughout the service.. A supply of medical-grade masks will be available at both entrances to the Upper Parish Hall..  
  • Provided all singers are masked and fully vaccinated/boosted, worship may include congregational, small group and solo singing. 
  • Worship leaders may remove masks while speaking. 

Social Hour

  • Light food and beverages may be served and enjoyed  only in the Kitchen, Lower Parish Hall, and outdoors. 
  • Please refrain from eating and drinking in the Upper Parish Hall.
  • Masks are required indoors when not eating or drinking.


Small Group Gatherings 

  • Congregational gatherings may take place in the Upper and Lower Parish Halls at 
  • regular capacity rates. 
  • Light food and beverages may be served and enjoyed in the Lower Parish Hall or outdoors only. Please refrain from eating/drinking in the Upper Parish Hall.
  • Masks are required indoors when not eating or drinking.

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 household member have COVID, cold or flu symptoms, please administer an at-home, rapid test before attending any church gathering.

Last updated 6/17/22