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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. email@example.com
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.