Online Worship Sundays at 9AM via Facebook Live, YouTube, Boxcast (search for fumcmonticello), and at www.fumcmonticello.org.
Worship in the Sanctuary at 11AM
We strongly encourage you to worship online at home if:
  • You are 65 and above or have an underlying medical condition that puts you at higher risk. Visit www.cdc.gov for the latest information),
  • You have had a fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, or diarrhea over the two days prior to worship,
  • You have had known exposure to someone with COVID-19 in the 14 days prior to worship,
  • You are quarantining because you may have been exposed to a person with COVID-19 or you are worried that you may be sick with COVID-19,
  • If you are currently waiting on results of a COVID-19 test, or
  • You are unwilling to observe all of the practices outlined in the following section.
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the following practices are in place at all times on church grounds, including worship:
  • Masks covering the nose and mouth are required at all times for everyone over two years of age. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided before you enter the Sanctuary.
  • A minimum of six feet of distance between members of separate households must be maintained at all times. Families are required to sit together and maintain social distancing from others. Sanctuary seating will be arranged in family groups with appropriate distancing. Seating will be assigned as families enter the sanctuary. Ushers will direct your family where to sit.
  • We would love to know you are coming to worship.  Please use the link below to let us know that you plan to attend in-person worship (available after worship the previous Sunday).  This is certainly not required but does help us know how many to plan for and make decisions like whether a second service is necessary.
  • Temperatures will be taken before entering the sanctuary.
  • Indoor worship services will last a maximum of 30 minutes after all are seated.
  • The front Sanctuary doors will be used for entry, and the disability-accessible door on the west side of the sanctuary will be used for exit.
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be available at the entrance and exit of the worship space.
  • Tithes & Offerings may be given electronically or by placing them in the offering plates at the entrance and exit doors.
  • No pens, bulletins, hymnals, or other shared materials will be in use.
The following activities and amenities are suspended until further notice:
  • Physical contact of any kind between separate households (including hand shaking, touching, embracing, hugging, etc.)
  • Passing of the Peace (meet & greet)
  • Passing of offering plates and attendance pads
  • Praying at the rail
  • Pens, bulletins, hymnals, or other shared materials
  • Food and drinks
  • Nursery, childcare, and Sunday School for all ages