COVID-19 Re-Opening Abbreviated Plan

After five months of virtual only options, Gospel Baptist Church is excited to reopen our facility for on-site events! Below is a summary of what our weekly schedule will look like beginning on August 22nd. This schedule provides various opportunities for your involvement in-person and/or online. This is a summary of details, to review our complete COVID-19 operational plan click here.


Week at a Glance

Saturday 7:00PM (Beginning 8/22): A casual outdoor worship gathering for music, preaching and fellowship

(same message as Sunday morning). We will meet in the shaded area of the front parking lot.

            -Participants should bring chairs from home (beach chair, lawn chair, folding chair, etc.).

            -Gym will be utilized in the event of inclement weather.

            -Households should sit together, socially distanced from others (no gathering for nursery or children).

            -Face coverings are encouraged when social distancing is not possible. 

            -Water, hand sanitizer, and face coverings will be available.

Sunday 10:30AM (Beginning 8/23): Our typical indoor worship service (still available live on Facebook). Morning refreshments, choir, nursery, and our children’s program are temporarily unavailable.

            -Enter only through main doors. Main doors open at 9:45AM and auditorium doors open at 10:00AM.

            -Please arrive no later than 10:20AM to allow time for temperature checks, check-in and seating by our host team.

            -Auditorium seating will be first-come, first-served and socially-distanced by households. If necessary, overflow seating areas will be available in second floor classrooms.

            -It is our preference that all attendees utilize a face covering and the church will provide one if requested.

            -Touchless hand sanitizer stations, bottled water and tissues will be available for your convenience.

            -At the conclusion of the service, auditorium attendants will dismiss by rows. Please do not congregate in the building and follow social-distancing guidelines as you exit.

            -To review our complete COVID-19 operational plan click here.


Sunday 5:00PM Children’s Ministry, Will continue with a virtual only option.

Contact Kristy Hazelwood for more details or 336.317.3627

Sunday 6:00PM Bible Study & Wednesday 7:00PM Mid-week Service: 

Will continue with a virtual only option.

Fun Friday 6:30PM: Vital youth (middle & high school) outdoor gathering. Contact Pastor Jason for more details or 336.213.5235.

Small Groups: Guests are always welcome to participate in small groups. We are currently hosting two virtual options, a ladies’ group and a married couple’s group. For more information email

As we navigate unusual circumstances we realize these weekly events are different than before and may need additional adjustments to best serve our congregation. To review our complete COVID-19 operational plan click here. Please do not hesitate to contact us with your questions or concerns.


We appreciate your cooperation and enthusiasm as we continue to move forward. May we join our hearts in prayer for the Lord’s continued guidance.