Dear Church Family,

We are finally opening our doors starting Sunday, August 9th, 2020.  Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate everyone as we are limited to only 30% capacity of the church.  Therefore, we require registration for those who want to attend.  You can either email the church at [email protected] or call Maria at 905-723-5112 during office hours Monday through Thursday from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm.

Things to consider before registering:

  1. If you are a member of a vulnerable age group or have a compromised immune system, please consult your physician before attending.
  2. Everyone must continue to follow public health advice which includes practice social distancing, wash hands (or sanitize using hand sanitizer), avoid touching your face.  Wearing a mask and face covering is required.  
  3. No food or beverage will be permitted in the church with the exception of bottled water.
  4. There will be NO child care or children’s program at this time.  Families with children will be able to register and sit together for the service.
  5. Offering envelopes can be placed in the basket located at the back of the sanctuary.  For those who do online banking, you can make your donation by e-transfer.  If you want to drop off your offering during the week, you may bring it to Maria during office hours.
  6. The church will be cleaned and sanitized before the Sunday service.
  7. Only the washroom in the nursery will be open.

Screening Questions for Registration:

  1. Do you have any of the following symptoms?   Fever, chills, cough, difficulty breathing, sore throat, trouble swallowing, runny nose, loss of taste or smell, not feeling well, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea.
  2. Have you returned from travel outside Canada in the past 14 days?
  3. Are you awaiting a COVID-19 test result?
  4. Have you been in close contact with someone who is sick or has confirmed or probable case of COVID-19 in the past 14 days? If  No - screening complete- you may register If Yes - go to question 5.
  5. Did you wear the required and/or recommended PPE according to the type of duties you were performing when you had close contact with a suspected or confirmed case of COVID-19? If Yes-screening complete- you may register. If No-do not register.

Registration:

If you have answered yes to any of questions 1-3, please do not register. If you were directed to register from question 4 or 5, then please proceed to register.  We will advise people on the waiting list and when someone cancels we will contact those people.

Arriving at the church:

  1. When you get off your car, please maintain appropriate physical distancing as you approach the building and keep 6 feet apart from other families as you enter.
  2. Please use the hand sanitizer station in the lobby before entering the sanctuary.
  3. Please maintain appropriate physical distancing while in the lobby
  4. Please wait at the sanctuary door for the usher to direct you to your seat

Leaving the church:

  1. Please wait for the host or the usher to dismiss you.
  2. Please maintain appropriate physical distancing while exiting through the lobby and keep moving so that others can exit behind you.
  3. Please use the hand sanitizer station upon exit.
  4. Please maintain appropriate physical distancing at the parking lot.

Thank you very much for your cooperation.

 

Maria Magpayo