Protocols for In Person Worship


OSA Protocols for Re-opening on July 5, Phase 1 When Worshipping Outside (Diocese/State Directives)

Participants in any gatherings should be feeling healthy and should be cough- and fever-free. Anyone with any symptoms should stay home.

Parishioners 65 years old and older, and/or individuals with health risk factors, who feel comfortable with outside worship, may attend in-person worship during this first phase.

60’x40’ Tent provided for service. One Liturgy at 10:00 a.m.

All summer worship will take place outside, weather permitting.

50 persons maximum (Worship will still be live streamed for those who are unable to attend in-person gathering). Staff will provide online sign up for the first 50 persons each week.

If you are able, please bring your own chair for outdoor worship. Face masks worn at all times

Temperatures will be taken 6 foot distance measurements

Only use recyclable bulletins – No BCPs or Hymnals. Access to building for restroom use only.

All touch points, door knobs etc. will be sanitized before and after the service. No touching or handshaking when greeting or at the Peace.

Hand sanitizers and cleaning wipes in all common places. Follow all signs posted that outline protocols.

No singing, no choir, with Cantor providing music from the worship space live streamed to the tent.

Designated offering plate in tent for pledges. No coffee or social hour.