This page includes information on our reopening as well as helpful links and resources as we operate with safety precautions in place. Take a few minutes to read what to expect on Reopening and check out our Reopening FAQs page
as it will address all our guidelines.
At this time, we will have worship services only at a limited capacity and with social distancing and safety precautions in place. For those who are more vulnerable or at-risk or desire to take extra caution by staying at home, we will continue our livestream service at live.covenantpalmbay.org.
Helpful Links & Resources:
WATCH LIVESTREAM GIVE ONLINE NOW REQUEST PRAYER COVENANT FACEBOOK PAGE SIGN UP FOR CHURCH EMAILS SUNDAY PARENT RESOURCES WORSHIP RESOURCE
New Office Hours:
Mon, Wed, Thurs - 8:30-Noon
Reopening - How You Can Help:
If any of the following apply to you or someone in your household, we would ask you to please worship with us online:
Fever Over 100
Flu-like symptoms, Cough, Sore Throat
Contact with anyone confirmed to have COVID-19 (in the past 14 days)
Maintain a 6-foot safe distance as you sit in the Worship Center and as you interact with others.
We encourage you to wear a mask, but do not require it.
Wash your hands and use hand sanitizer often.
If you or someone in your household tests positive for COVID-19, notify us immediately by calling Andrea at 321-446-1991 or email email@example.com. We will keep your information confidential but will begin the process of contact tracing for the protection of our congregation.
Reopening - What to Expect:
Entering the Worship Center Building
Enter through the NORTH or EAST foyers only. Our South & West foyers are closed. Greeters will hold the exterior doors open so that you do not have to touch the door.
Entering & Exiting the Sanctuary
To assist with social distancing, once you are in the foyer, please enter into the Worship Center through the RIGHT double doors only and exit from the left double doors if you have to come back out to the foyer. At the end of service following the benediction, everyone will be instructed to exit through the foyer that is closest to your seating section.
We are recommending you to wear face coverings for the safety of everyone in the service, but masks are not
required. Masks are required for all our volunteers who are serving.
Our new seating arrangement allows the most people into the sanctuary while maintaining 6' social distancing guidelines betweens families. Rows are spaced 6 feet apart. We ask that you sit at the end of the row and allow 4 empty chairs between you and the person/family at the other end of the row. Ushers can assist you to find a seat in the appropriate section for your size family.
Families of 1-2 - sit in the raised seating or along the side walls where we have pairs of chairs, or at the end of a floor row (keeping in mind the 4 empty chairs between you and the next family)
Families of 3-6 - sit in the long rows on the floor (most of these rows have 11 seats, which allows your family to sit at one end and another family at the other end of the row.)
Families of 7 - we have designated rows of 7 seats to accommodate these larger families.
We ask that as you fellowship with others in the service, you would keep with social distancing of 6 feet for everyone's safety. After the service, we ask that you exit the sanctuary, but feel free to fellowship outside.
Tithes & Offerings
Instead of passing baskets, we will have baskets on tables for you to place your offering in as you exit. Online giving is also a convenient option. covenantpalmbay.org/give
Children are welcome to join you for the service. At this time, we are offering nursery for kids 0-Kindergarten. We will not be having Covenant Cove yet. However, we are offering Cove Kits that children can use to stay engaged during the worship service. Kits are available inside the sanctuary near the North foyer.
We will not have our coffee carts or water fountains available at this time. Please feel free to bring your own drink.
For more details, see our FAQs page.
Pastor Jerry Klemm on Reopening
Andrea Diener | Reopening Walk-Through "What to Expect"
On Campus Groups and Ministries
On-Campus groups, ministries and events outside of Sunday Worship Service remain postponed at this time. As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19, our team will update you with new information as it develops. We look forward to when we can gather together more fully.
Updates are sent regularly via our church-wide email. If you would like to be added to our email list, click here.
If you have questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org