These are the Church News for 4 July 2021.
Have a blessed week ahead.
JULY’S Theme – “PURPOSE”
What Am I Here For – My S.H.A.P.E.
(Spiritual Gifts, Heart, Abilities, Personality, Experiences)
BIRTHDAYS AND ANNIVERSARIES
Below is a list of our members and adherents who will be celebrating birthdays and anniversaries during the coming week. If you are also celebrating your special date during this period and your name is not listed, please visit our “Birthdays / Anniversaries” page to update your information.
Dorret & Jermaine Rattray – Anniversary
Stacy Moore (o/s)
Anna Christine Simpson
Monica & Huntley Marshall – Anniversary
Denise & John Roomes – Anniversary
Reverend Mark Dawes
Paul Runyon (o/s)
Diane & Linley Reynolds – Anniversary
We have Children’s Church every Saturday at 3:00 PM via ZOOM. So you may contact Sisters Michelle Dinald or Carol Blake for the Link. You may also contact the Church Office.
Youth Ministries Meeting
The Youth Department meets every Friday at 7:30 pm via ZOOM. So please contact Sister Dionne Richards for the Link and join us.
Our Bible Study session for July focuses on the theme – “Purpose”.
Information on how to join these Studies is also provided by email and posted in the various WhatsApp groups. Therefore, please invite family/friends/co-workers to join us each Wednesday. Also, please share the link with everyone.
The Reverend Mark Dawes is our speaker for Sunday, July 4th. Our service starts at 9:00 AM. We also transmit our services live via ZOOM and YouTube.
We welcome your feedback regarding our Bible Studies and Sunday Services. So call or email the office or any of the Elders or Deacons. You may also email us via our website at email@example.com.
Brother Morris and Sister Sonia Dean take this opportunity to thank the Grace Church Family and express their sincere gratitude for the love shown during their 50th Anniversary Celebrations on June 26, 2021.
Please remember to pray for the “Sick and Shut-Ins“, as well as those classified as vulnerable. In addition, remember to stay in touch with each other as we return from isolation and separation.
Issues Relating to Covid-19
These are updated national measures on Covid-19 under The Disaster Risk Management Act – September 07, 2020.
For Worship Services: – Worship and Memorial services will be permitted with one person per 40 square feet, or 70% of capacity, whichever is lower.
Weekend Curfews: – From Monday to Saturday the curfew starts at 11:00 PM and ends at 5:00 AM the following morning. On Sunday, the curfew will commence at 6:00 PM and end at 5:00 AM the following morning.
For Funerals and Burials:
- Services will now be allowed with a maximum of thirty (30) mourners.
- Burials will now be permitted with a maximum of 30 persons (up from 15).
- Burials may now take place from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mondays to Fridays Only.
Persons 60 years and older, required to work from home and otherwise, must stay home until August 10th. Fully vaccinated persons are exempt. They are, however, permitted to leave home once per day for medical care, food, exercise and other essentials of life.
Also, please remember to pay very close attention to the periodic updates and advisories issued by the relevant authorities relating to COVID 19.
So please remember to call and pray with one another. Also, keep safe, practice social distancing, wash hands and clean surfaces regularly.
Most importantly, remember to wear your masks, sanitize, and maintain the 6 feet physical distance. Also, let us keep in touch and encourage each other, especially during these very challenging times.