STWCI Preparedness Plan for Reopening Sanctuary ON SUNDAYS effective 5/27/21
Our staff has been healthy during this time and we are taking steps to create a safe environment for those who are in attendance. Surfaces will be sanitized before every service.
Pre-service prayer will start at 9:30am. Service will start at 10:00am.
Effective May 13, 2021, per state and city guidelines, if you are vaccinated you do not need to wear a mask.
Effective May 27, 2021, per state guidelines, distancing requirements and group size limits are eliminated. Building capacity limit has been removed. Continue to cooperate with the Ushers who will assist in seating you in the sanctuary.
All perimeter doors and sanctuary doors will be open.
Hand sanitizer stations will be available in the lobby and the restrooms.
There will be no Children’s Ministry or Teen Ministry until further notice. Children's Ministry materials are available our website.
The Nursing Mom's room will be closed until further notice.
The Café will be closed until further notice but we are serving coffee and a pre-packaged cookie as you leave in compliance with guidelines.
All water fountains will be closed until further notice.
There will be an opportunity to give during the service. Methods of giving include online giving, text2give, Cash App, PayPal or with offering envelopes to be deposited in the bins located in the hallways as you exit the building. No buckets will be passed for the offering. Click HERE for details on ways to give.
Communion will be offered online until further notice through our website at speaktheword.org. When communion resumes, we will provide individual, pre-packaged communion elements.
We encourage you to watch the service through livestreaming if you have symptoms, are high risk or if you are not at ease being in public at this time.
Communication can happen online as well, by leaving comments, needs requests, prayer requests, etc. that will be read, answered, and attended to by church staff.
Following the service, we ask everyone to leave the building in a timely fashion.