COVID-19 PROTOCOLS (updated FOR November 7, 2021)


For our 11 a.m. worship service each Sunday in the sanctuary, please follow these safety protocols:

  • Please wear a mask over your mouth and nose while finding your seat and exiting, regardless of where you choose to sit.
  • Green pews – Social distancing and masking not required in this section once you are seated.
  • Yellow pews – Please practice social distancing (6 feet between you and other individuals or families), and wear a mask over your mouth and nose.
  • Red pews – Please leave these empty to allow for social distancing.

Do we get to have congregational singing?  Not yet. However, we will have a fully vaccinated choir singing during worship.

What if I have to go to the bathroom? Restrooms are available through the doors at either side of the sanctuary.

Is there a nursery?  Not at this time. We encourage families to worship together!

How will we give our offering?  You may continue giving online or by mailing a check to PO Box 186, Central, SC 29630. You may also place your offering in the offering plate when it is passed.

What if I learn I have COVID-19?  If you attended a service or small group gathering, and you learn that you may have had COVID-19, please let Pastor Jonathan know immediately at 843-251-3279 or Your identity will be kept confidential.

What if I don’t yet feel comfortable being around other people?  It is perfectly okay to continue participating from home! We will continue streaming the service online each Sunday morning at You may also join Bible study or Sunday school via Zoom.

Please note: In keeping with guidance from the SC United Methodist Conference, the CDC, and DHEC, all who are eligible to be vaccinated against COVID-19 are encouraged to please do so. If you have any questions or concerns about any of the vaccinations, please talk to your doctor.