The church is now reopened! We will offer a Saturday Night service at 6:00 pm live at the church. Also, we will continue having Sunday Morning digital church at 10:00 am each week on Facebook. Watch the message from Pastor Rob and review our COVID-19 Exposure Control, Mitigation, and Recover Plan below.

UPDATE: There will be no nursery or kid's church for the Saturday night service.
Imagine Church COVID-19 Exposure Control, Mitigation and Recovery Plan in accordance with CDC and Washington State guidelines for Indoors and Outdoors

Washington State Modified Phase 1: Indoor Gatherings Limited to 25% Capacity (Max 200 People)
Washington State Phase 2: Indoor Gatherings Limited to 25% Capacity (Max 200 People)

Coming and Going:

  1. If you have tested positive for COVID-19 and attended an Imagine Church function in the last 14 days, please call the church, so we can anonymously inform our congregation and work with the health officials in our county.
  2. Please perform self-screening prior to coming to church. If you are feeling sick for any reason, have a temperature of 100.4F or more, or see that your children do not feel well, please do not come to church.  If you have been in contact with someone within the last 14 days who has tested positive for COVID-19, please do not come to church, but call the church, so we can pray for your health, and help you view and/or listen to the weekly message online.  [WA requirement #15]
  3. Please, greet each other with a friendly smile and “Hello”, but no handshakes or hugs at this time.
  4. When possible, maintain at least 6 feet between you and your fellow congregant, unless that person is in your immediate household.  [WA requirement #12]
  5. The main doors to the foyer and worship center will remain open.  Greeters will maintain 6 feet separation.
  6. Please, do not enter or exit the church in any way other than the main entrances. The only entrance that will have access are the worship center and kids area is the main front entrance.  [WA requirement #3]

Sanitation:

  1. These areas of the church will be cleaned and sanitized prior to and after Saturday Night and Sunday Morning worship experiences.  [WA requirement #10]:
    1. Worship Center
    2. Foyer
    3. Bathrooms
    4. Kid's Room
    5. Doors in all these spaces
    6. Stair Railings
  2. All spaces used outside for each worship center will be sanitized.  [WA requirement #10]
  3. Soap is provided for use in each bathroom for washing hands.  [WA requirement #8]
  4. Bathroom doors will be propped open. Please, limit use to one person at one time, unless you are accompanying your own child or family member.  [WA requirement #7]
  5. Hand sanitizer will be provided for use in the bathrooms, foyer, and worship center.  [WA requirement #8]
  6. Facial masks will be worn by all individuals that can medically and are not under the age of 2.  [WA requirement #4]
  7. Tissues and Trashcans will be available for use.  [WA requirement #14]
  8. Disinfectants will be available for use and kept in supply.  [WA requirement #9]

Worship Center:

  1. Chairs will be marked every-other (as appropriate) and to aid in having households sit together, but not be closer than the CDC-recommended 6 feet to other church families.  [WA requirement #12]
  2. Those that desire to sing during worship, please keep your face mask on.  [WA requirement #6]
  3. The offering containers will not be passed during the service.  Please, drop your offering in the designated containers on your way in or out of the service.  Or, you can send offerings to the church by mail or online.
  4. Please, do not bring communal food or drinks to share to church.  Coffee will not be served at church.
  5. Ventilation systems will be operated as applicable and available in the building to prevent the stagnation of the air.  [WA requirement #13]

Children:

  1. Unfortunately, at this time, we cannot have nursery to limit contact between families. However, we will have a modified kid's service downstairs up to 25 percent room capacity. The kids will be required to stay at least 6 feet apart and will receive an encouraging message from the leader. All other normal safety procedures for children will be followed.
  2. Please, have a discussion with your children prior to coming to church on the importance of following these guidelines.

At-Risk Individuals:

  1. CDC has designated certain groups of our population as being more at risk of having serious complications due to the virus and recommends that individuals in these at-risk groups take extra precautions in order to not contract this highly contagious disease.  According to the CDC these groups include the elderly (age 65 and older), those with underlying health conditions, and those with disabilities.  For more information, visit the CDC website that outlines this information.
  2. If you are a person in one of these categories, you are advised by the CDC to take extra precautions.  These extra precautions may include staying home, where you can watch and/or listen to a recording of the worship service online.

Known Cases of COVID-19:

  1. As we have done in the past, Imagine Church will notify the church body (via email and or phone call) if we know of anyone in the congregation that has tested positive for COVID-19.
  2. If we know of any positive cases of COVID-19 in our church body, and they attended in-person service, Imagine Church will notify everyone in the church and King County Health District, and advise the church body to follow the 14 day self-quarantine guidelines of the State Department of Health.

Postings:

  1. This document will be emailed to members of Crosby Chapel and be posted in the following locations: [WA requirement #1]
    1. Imagine Church Website
    2. Each entry to the church
    3. Foyer
    4. Worship Center
    5. Kid's Room
  2. CDC, DOH and OSHA signs will be prominently displayed as appropriate in the following locations:  [WA requirement #2]
    1. Each entry to the church
    2. Foyer
    3. Worship Center
    4. Kid's Room
    5. Bathrooms
  3. Those places that are not being used during service or other gatherings at the church will be posted “DO NOT ENTER.”

To download a printable version of this plan click HERE.