Open the Church Task Force Update


Rev. Fred Leasure presented the final report of the Open the Church Task Force to Session on June 28, who approved the following guidelines recommended in the report:

· Individuals should continue to honor their own comfort levels.

· Unvaccinated individuals should continue to wear masks.

· Vaccinated adults working with children need not wear masks.

· Children need not wear masks outdoors.

· Mitigation measures regarding surface transmission should be discontinued.


The following Task Force members have been commended on a job well done during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Rev. Fred Leasure (Chair)

Dr. Bethany Gibbs

Dr. Leo Goode

Nate Ivey

Mike Riemer

Dr. Art Thomas