(for our deaf community, please watch this video on YouTube to turn on captions)
WE'RE GATHERING TOGETHER AGAIN
We're meeting together on Sunday's at 9am and 12:15*
Yes, 12:15 is correct! We've moved the second service back an hour in order to deep clean in between services.
PROTOCOLS & MORE INFO
WHAT WE ASK YOU TO DO:
Registration is no longer required. Unless you are the parent of a child ages 0 - 2nd grade, and if you are, you will need to register your young child for 9am children's service that reopens on August 9th. Register on our New Bridge Eventbrite
If you are sick, do not come. Enjoy virtual service from home
If you are high risk, consider not coming. If you do, take appropriate precautions.
Enter from the far right doors (when facing the stage)
Please arrive on time. (After 9:10am or 12:25pm you may forfeit your seat to a walk-up)
Ushers will assist in seating
Only use bathrooms on the right side of lobby (facing the stage)
Environment in the Sanctuary:
Enter sanctuary from doors on the right side only (facing the stage)
If you bring your children they will need to remain with you the entire time
For this season remain in your seats during service
We have removed seats to facilitate a measure of social distancing
We will dismiss service in an orderly fashion. Congregating in the lobby will not be permitted. If you attend the 9am service, we ask that you exit the building by 11am so we can prepare for the next service. Doors will open at 12pm for the 12:15pm service.
Be mindful of appropriate social distancing. There will be some that feel comfortable with a hug or elbow bump, just don’t assume they are. Ask first.
WHAT WE WILL DO:
There will be hand sanitizing stations outside of the bathrooms and in the lobby for your convenience.
Before and after services, we will be sanitizing the entire sanctuary and bathrooms.
Social Distancing Precautions:
We ask that there be no congregating in the building before or after service
Water fountains will be closed
Limit bathroom use to every other stall or urinal. We will have an usher at the bathroom door entrance to monitor.
We encourage these best practices: wearing a mask, social distancing and hand sanitizing. However, we will not be policing these measures so if you are uncomfortable, please feel free to enjoy the service virtually from home.
Amenities & Surfaces:
Water fountains will be closed
Information cards and pens will be removed from the backs of chairs
There will be signage for closing water fountains, washing hands, sanitizing, social distancing, etc
Q: What precautions are you encouraging?
A: We encourage these best practices: wearing a mask, social distancing and hand sanitizing. However, we will not be policing these measures so if you are uncomfortable, please feel free to enjoy the service virtually from home.
Q: How many people will be allowed in the building?
A: In order to follow health guidelines, we are reopening services with a limited capacity of around 300 per service. We've removed half the chairs in the sanctuary to enable better social distancing.
Q: Who has to register?
A: EDIT: Beginning August 9th, only parents of children ages 0 - 2nd grade will need to register for the 9am services beginning on Sunday August 9th.
Q: Can I bring my children to service?
A: Children are allowed to attend service but must be registered and stay with parents at all times. Please note that children's ministry will not resume in person until August 9th
We are so excited to be under one roof again! As we gather, let us be Christ-like towards one another and honor each other's health choices during this time. We can't wait to see you this Sunday!