The Vine Fellowship COVID-19 Guidelines March 2021

1. Two greeters at front door to greet and explain guidelines. One greeter will keep recorded names and phone numbers for Covid tracking.

2. Maintain social distancing. No temperature checks.

3. Sanitizing station located in café. Hand sanitizer, masks, Kleenex, paper towels, Clorox wipes, gloves and wastebasket.

4. Large bottle of sanitizer near front door. All must use it before entering main hall.

5. Offering plate on stand near entrance to main hall.

6. Keep coats, sweaters with you. Coat room will not be used.

7. No Bulletins or any handouts.

8. One person to monitor restrooms. Only one person in restroom at a time. Children need adult supervision. Handicapped might need someone with them.

9. Chairs are not to be moved. Until we are comfortable with the system, we’ll be sitting individually at a social distance. In the near future, families will be seated together.

10. Worshippers are asked to call the church by 5 pm on Friday to indicate that they’ll attend that Sunday. You can leave a message at 330-576-6608 or our Survey Monkey link via the website or emailed link.

11. Masks must be worn unless unable to for a medical reason. No food or drink. Encourage arriving early as the worship service will be live on You Tube.

12. Congregation will remain seated during the service. Zip lock bags with activities will be available for children. The greeters will distribute these. Child may take it home.

13. Singing is permitted but mask must be worn. Musicians will have plexiglass protection.

14. Congregation is encouraged to remain seated after The Blessing. We’ll share ”Where Have You Seen God” moments after the service.

15. Weather permitting, visiting should be outside at a safe distance.

16. Seating will be front to back rows to allow seating for latecomers.

17. Main Hall will have one or two greeters to supervise seating. When we sit as families, your seats will be assigned.

18. We have purchased an Air Purifier that is in the main hall.

19. Sanitizing procedures are in place. Greeters will open and close the front door to avoiding everyone touching the handle. We need to protect others and ourselves.

20. Kid Zone will not be staffed. Parents may supervise their own children. We’ll only use the large climbing play equipment that can easily be sanitized.

21. Communion will be observed monthly using individual packets