Re-Opening

As we make preparations to reopen, I invite you to watch the following video regarding the protocols and procedures we are following. Below you will find a brief 10- question worship survey as well as links to the current guidance from Bishop Mueller, the CDC, and the Arkansas Department of Health.

Yours in Christ,

Bro. Hammett

GUIDANCE FOR REOPENING CHURCH FACILITIES

After watching the video, please complete this worship survey.

Bishop Mueller’s Guidance for reopening United Methodist Churches in Arkansas (you may want to scroll down to Part 2: Staying Safe When Gathering Together)

Watch a webinar with Bishop Mueller on re-opening

Guidance from the Arkansas Department of Health regarding reopening churches

Guidance from the Centers of Disease Control for Community and Faith-Based Organizations

CDC Report on COVID-19 spread at a church in rural Arkansas

This blog describes in-person indoor worship with these restrictions in place.

CDC Report on COVID-10 spread at a church choir rehearsal

For a thorough presentation on the risks of singing, watch this webinar presented by the National Association of Teachers of Singing, the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA), Chorus America, Barbershop Harmony Society, and Performing Arts Medical Association (PAMA).