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    02.09.22

    Please print and download these CDC signs as needed.  Do Not Enter When Feeling Sick Help Protect Yourself and Others Important Steps for Choosing a Mask Key Times to Clean Toys in Childcare Settings Please Wear a Mask and...

      Nursery and Sunday School Tip Sheet
      02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

      All Tip Sheets The risk for transmitting the virus is high for children under the age of 5 as they are still ineligible for vaccine protection. If you are planning on providing these ministries, please carefully read the CDC Guidelines for...

        Offering and Collections Tip Sheet
        02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

        All Tip Sheets Offerings should be collected in secure receptacles near entrances and exits. We advise continued encouragement of electronic offering. A safe method for counting the offering must be implemented including the use of disposable...

          Providing Medical Assistance Tip Sheet
          02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

          All Tip Sheets Though you will be communicating to people that they should stay home if they feel ill or if someone at home is sick, you must prepare for the possibility that someone may become ill during a church gathering. Identify a space in...

            Celebrating Communion Tip Sheet
            02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

            All Tip Sheets Why? The Sacrament of Holy Communion is one of two sacraments in The United Methodist Church. (Baptism is the other sacrament.) Preserving the sanctity of this holy ritual while celebrating it during a time of pandemic may be a...

              Musicians Tip Sheet
              02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

              All Tip Sheets In the words of the Ecumenical Consultation of Protocols for Worship, Fellowship, and Sacrament (based at Emory University’s UM affiliated Candler School of Theology in Atlanta, a consulting team to the CDC): “The...

                Worshipping Outdoors Tip Sheet
                02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

                All Tip Sheets The church campus must be prepared to ensure that people comply with physical distancing from the time they enter the property until they leave. (BWC Guidelines for Re-entering Well, p. 3) Why? Some government leaders have...

                  Tracking Attendance Tip Sheet
                  02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

                  All Tip Sheets Develop a method to track attendance at in-person worship and other gatherings. This is especially important in case someone develops COVID-19 so that you might notify those who have been exposed.(BWC Guidelines for Re-entering...

                    Physical Distancing at Church Tip Sheet
                    02.09.22 | Wellness and Missions

                    All Tip Sheets Set up your facilities as needed to support people in maintaining six feet of physical distancing from the time they enter the building and worship space until they exit. (BWC Guidelines for Re-entering Well, p. 4) Why? The Centers...

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