New Here? - Covid-19 Changes

Most all limitations have been removed. Please do not hesitate to call the church office if you feel uncomfortable meeting in person.

As of 8/20/2021, due to the Delta Variant the following is recommended by our Reopening Task Force:

In an abundance of caution, we are requesting that congregants consider wearing masks to reduce the already low chance of coronavirus transmission when indoors during worship, as recommended by the CDC.  Please also continue physical distancing, handwashing, and staying home if you have been exposed or have symptoms of coronavirus.


  • Church building is open.

    • As of May 1, 2021, the building is open for use by church groups and outside groups. 

    • As of May 30, 2021, fully vaccinated individuals will not longer need to wear masks. See Delta Variant recommendation above.

Worship and Other Groups Use (As of 7/1/2021)

  • General Guidelines -

    • Beginning Sunday 7/1/2021, fully vaccinated individuals will not longer need to wear masks and will be permitted to speak and sing. See Delta Variant recommendation above.

    • Those who work with un-vaccinated youth and children will still be required to wear masks.

  • Indoor Worship

    • Bower Hill Worship - In person worship will be at 9:30 a.m. Online live streaming will continue.

      • If you are not attending, the service will be live-streamed and recorded so you may watch it as usual.

    • 1st Baptist Worship - First Baptist will be worshiping in the chapel.

  • Other Church Groups and Classes: Please check the weekly bulletin and mass emails for special announcements for the church groups and classes on where and how they will meet. Some may continue to meet on zoom for the near future.

Alternatives to normal In Person Activities

  • Sunday Worship Service​ - We will have a live stream each week of the worship service. The video can be watched anytime on YouTube. The website link for watching online - Live Stream/Archive

  • Church Groups - Some will continue to have Zoom meetings.

Other​ Activities (Including use of building by outside groups) - Outside groups may use the building as long as they follow the mitigation requirements.