Covid-19 Protocol Updates per Health Advisory Team

Updated March 7, 2022

  • We will follow CDC Covid-19 Community risk level guidelines. Currently Anoka County is LOW. No current masking requirements. People may choose to mask at any time.
  • In staff personal workspaces, staff person may request those entering to wear a mask. Door sign will read: “Please wear a mask when entering”
  • We are removing outer door signage at this time. If risk level rises to high and masks are again recommended, we will put up signs “Please wear a mask” at that time.
Serving Food
  • Still need to have servers serve food (no shared buffet serving) and pre-pour beverages
  • Servers are encouraged to wear masks, but not required
  • Servers are required to wear gloves
Worship – Baptisms
  • Ok to resume doing baptisms in worship.
  • Pastor will ask family whether they prefer pastor to wear a mask during baptism service
  • Will still offer option of baptism after the service.
Worship – Communion
  • Will offer coming forward for communion at Easter, using individual cups. Will still offer kits at the door for those who prefer.
  • Not ready for intinction yet.
  • Communion servers encouraged to wear masks, but not required.
  • Will decide re: communion styles after Easter at a later date.
Worship – Music Groups
  • Choir Guideline – Anyone is welcome to sing in the choir, however if you’re not vaccinated and boosted we are asking that you wear a mask.
  • Bells – Ok to ring without masks.
  • Additional guidance re: toy cleaning from CDC/MDH. Staff will follow guidelines.