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WEC Initial Reopening

Initial Reopening

As part of our initial reopening phase, we will be reopening our in-person service starting June 28th at 10:30 AM. In order to comply with public safety guidelines and precautions, the seating will be limited in the building in order to maintain 6-feet social distancing. If you would like to attend our service please feel free to sign up by Friday each week. 

Seating

As we continue to follow social distancing guidelines, we will have a limited number of seats available, 30. Individuals are seated separately while family members can sit together upstairs. We have also converted our Fellowship Hall into an overflow room which can accommodate an 15 people. The overflow room will be viewing the livestream service.

Sunday School

Due to State guidelines and safety measures, we will not be holding our Sunday School and nursery programs. The nursery will remain closed until further notice. Children and students will be able to sit with their families in the regular service. 

Continued Live-Streaming

The live-stream service will continue as normal each week on our YouTube channel. If you are not able to attend our in-person service or if you have a known exposure to the virus/feel unwell, please feel free to join us online. 

Sign Up

As a preventive measure, we will require a sign up for Sunday Worship attendance online in order to keep track of our attendants. the purpose of this sign up is to alert the Watertown Public Health officials if there is a case of Covid-19 in the congregation. For this reason, the sign up will be limited to 20-22 people on first come first. service basis. 

Please sign up by Friday at 5 PM by going to the link below.

Masks

For those attending the in-person service, we will require individuals to bring their own masks and wear them at all times. Singing will not be allowed during worship while the praise team is playing in order to limit and prevent the spread of bacteria. 

Underlying Conditions

Some members of the community remain extremely vulnerable to this virus such as those over the age of 60, and those with underlying health conditions. If you fall into one of these categories, during the initial stage of reopening we encourage you to remain at home and attend worship online. Serious underlying health conditions include:

  • High Blood Pressure

  • Chronic Lung Disease

  • Diabetes

  • Obesity

  • Asthma

  • Heart, Kidney, or Liver Disease

  • and Compromised Immune Systems

Symptoms

We also would ask you not to register at this time if you are sick, experiencing symptoms, or exposed to someone with suspected or confirmed COVID-19. These symptoms include:

  • Fever

  • Cough

  • Shortness of Breath

  • Chills

  • Muscle Pain

  • Headache 

  • Sore Throat 

  • Or New Loss of Taste or Smell

Thank you for your ongoing support and love for our community. Let us continue to go the extra miles to pray, serve, encourage, inspire, and help one another during this time.

Please don't hesitate to contact Pastor Calvin or Pastor James for any questions. 

We miss you and look forward to seeing you in person soon.

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