Rev. Linda Middelberg and Rev. Karen Cook recently held Town Hall meetings in the district on returning to worship. Below are the resources that our churches shared with one another, as well as documents on reopening strategy, seating capacity calculations, a sample congregational survey, and a COVID checklist for faith-based communities.
Franklin County Public Health Shareable resources
First United Methodist Church of Seattle
Marion Ewporth Reopen Plan - available in a word document below as well.
Trinity UMC Columbus
Journey Community UMC protocols here
DeGraff UMC return to church guidelines here
CDC Document Outlines Guidance for Reopening of Churches
Church Online Platform https://churchonlineplatform.com/
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Presentation software made just for churches. https://proclaim.faithlife.com/
To simultaneously broadcast to YouTube and Facebook Live. https://restream.io/
Maximize Children's Ministry Activities
Safely Host a Drive-in Worship Service
What Does Your Children's Ministry Look Like Going Forward
And more Corona Virus Resources from Brotherhood Mutual here