SHPC Guildelines for In-Person Worship
The Church Health Task Force remains grateful for the patience and forbearance you have shown as we have sought to navigate the coronavirus pandemic. The CHTF, under the authority of the Session, determined that with increasing vaccinations and decreasing cases, to loosen some of the precautions we’ve had in place during the pandemic.
There is no longer advance registration for worship. All capacity restrictions have been removed. Starting on May 23, 2021, masks will be encouraged but not required indoors.
In the event of inclement weather, the service will be moved to Barron Hall. The Sunday morning email will include any weather-related changes to the 8:30 Service.
Restrooms inside will be available.
Participants should bring a lawn chair or blanket to the service. Households are encouraged to spread out.
11:00 Worship in the Sanctuary
The Sanctuary can be accessed from the front office, Spitzer Building, Tower entrance, and the porte-cochere entrance.
Bulletins and communion elements (if applicable) should be picked up at one of the entrances to the Sanctuary.
Households are encouraged to maintain three feet of separation, but seating will not be actively regulated.