Please find below an itemised summary of the COVID19 Plan being implemented at the upcoming Stanthorpe / Warwick regional:
COVID19 Restrictions: Ticketing to be implemented allocating seat numbers. Seat numbers will be placed on all seats in both the main auditorium and the hall. Persons will be required to sit only in their numbered seat.
Note: There has been a further relaxation of the requirement to wear a mask. Wearing of masks is no longer ‘mandatory', but ‘strongly encouraged’ whenever physical distancing (keeping our 1.5 metres) is not possible. As previously advised, masks don’t have to be worn when you are at your assigned seat or during singing.
Persons who are presenting do not need to wear masks.
Sabbath School To be hosted by the Stanthorpe Sabbath School leader scheduled for that week. [TBA] to take the Sabbath School Lesson. Scott Hopkins to deliver conference treasury report. Other SS prelims to be arranged as usual for a regional program. Children’s/Teen/Youth sabbath school will be hosted as per usual (children over 12 must wear masks in line with the COVID19 restrictions as described above). Adult Sabbath school will be livestreamed in its entirety.
Divine Service To be hosted by the Stanthorpe Worship Service leader scheduled for that week. Brett Townend to take the Divine Service [TBA] to deliver conference secretary report. Other divine service prelims to be arranged as usual for a regional program. Divine service to be livestreamed in its entirety
Lunch Lunch will be hosted under the trees at Quart-pot Creek (weather permitting). Five Families will be designated to bring extra food for one extra person (to cater for the five conference officers attending (Brett Townend, Colin Renfrew, Scott Hopkins, Greg Pratt and Russ Willcocks).
Afternoon Program Training for Elders and Deacons/Deaconesses will be conducted by Russ Willcocks and Greg Pratt simultaneously on the church property in the afternoon from 2:30pm. The afternoon training programs will not be livestreamed but recorded for future reference.
COVID19 Restrictions: 1.5 meter social distancing with seating numbers restricted as signed (same system as recent months). Seating numbers and ticketing will not be implemented at Warwick Church.
Sabbath School To be viewed in its entirety from Stanthorpe church via onscreen livestreaming.
Divine Service To be viewed in its entirety from Stanthorpe church via onscreen livestreaming.
Lunch As individually arranged by individuals
Afternoon Program Elders and Deacons/Deaconesses will be encouraged to make their way to Stanthorpe Church by 2:30pm to partake in the afternoon training programs.