On October 04th, we will be celebrating World Communion Sunday which is a time that we join churches around the globe in communion. This year, with the challenges our country and world are facing, we want to add a special time of prayer. You are invited to gather on the lawn at 11:30AM with a chair to join in on this special moment.
Please read through the FAQs below so that we're all on the same page and it is crucial that you RSVP by October 03 so that we can prepare and keep accurate records in the event we need contact people afterwards.
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING
You are responsible for bringing a chair in which to sit for the brief time of prayer and communion.
WHAT WILL WE DO AT THIS EVENT?
We will be spending time in prayer and celebrating communion as a church body outside on the church grounds (weather pending).
WHEN DO WE NEED TO WEAR MASKS?
You will need to properly wear a mask (over your nose and mouth) upon your arrival and anytime that you are not SITTING in your chair. Please wear a mask anytime that you are standing/walking.
WHAT WILL FHPC PROVIDE?!
We will provide extra masks and hand sanitizer if you need them as well as the elements for communion.
WILL THERE BE BATHROOMS?
Our building is currently closed and for this brief time of prayer and communion, we will NOT be opening the building for any usage (including bathrooms).
RAIN OR WET GROUND BACK UP PLAN
If it rains or the ground is too wet for us to be outside, we will communicate via our facebook page and website that the event will instead happen over zoom.
WHAT IF ONE OF MY FAMILY MEMBERS FEELS SICK IN THE DAYS SURROUNDING THE EVENT?
If it's before, PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE keep all of your family home. This will not be our last opportunity, but we do NOT want anybody to get sick. If you are feeling sick in the days following, PLEASE email the office immediately to let us know.
Forest Hills Presbyterian Church
7495 Cascade Road SE
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546
Phone: (616) 942-2751