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Join us THIS SUNDAY for in-person worship at 10:30am.

The Ridge’s Regathering INSIDE (Starting Mid-August) - Sunday Mornings @ 10:30am // Brookstone School Turner Auditorium

What you can expect from us: The Ridge will provide a safe environment for all of our attendees while following all suggested government and CDC guidelines by doing the following:

*We will implement CDC recommended cleaning standards.

*We will provide hand-sanitizer at our service.

*We will NOT offer hospitality (food, beverages) or access to water fountains.

*We will NOT offer offering envelopes/bulletins or Ridge pens.

*We (staff and volunteers) will wear masks while serving.

*We will take temperature checks upon entering the facilities.

What we ask of you

*SIGN UP. (Once we start meeting inside)

Turner auditorium will be limited to 30 family units.  This will allow us to provide practical social distancing measures.  Planning for your arrival is vital to providing you with the best experience possible.

*KEEP YOUR FAMILY TOGETHER.

As you enter the worship area, please make sure your family members are with you so you can sit together.

*PLEASE WEAR A MASK.

With regards to wearing a mask, we recommend that you to wear a mask when gathered with others. We want to be a church that honors one another above ourselves.  Free masks will be available if you forgot yours at home.

STAY HOME IF YOU’RE NOT WELL.

*Please stay home if you aren’t feeling well or have health concerns and be sure to tune in at 10:30am for the Ridge|Home service.  Stay home if you: *Had a fever in the past 14 days // *Show any symptoms of COVID-19 // *Have been around anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

 

The Ridge’s Regathering Plan

Phase 1: Mid-June

On-site: Our first in-person gatherings will be a family worship service outside on the lawn at Brookstone.  Simply follow the signs to find us. 

In-Home: Church online is now a part of our DNA – and Home Gatherings will continue! Pick a time, pick a place, pick a meal, and have church at home with family and friends.

Phase 2: Mid/Late August

Ridge|Live: We will begin inside Sunday Worship Services at 10:30am.  Sadly, we are not able to have a nursery or children’s programming at this time.

Ridge|Home: Church at home (online) is now a part of our DNA – and Home Gatherings will continue! Pick a time, pick a place, pick a meal, and have church at home with family and friends.

Phase 3: This Fall

Ridge|Live: All Ridge ministries (including RidgeRunners) are back in business!

Ridge|Home: Church at home (online) is now a part of our DNA – and Home Gatherings will continue! Pick a time, pick a place, pick a meal, and have church at home with family and friends.

THE RIDGE CHURCH WILL CONTINUE TO FOLLOW THE CDC SAFETY GUIDELINES. THESE DATES AND PLANS ARE BASED ON INFORMATION CURRENTLY AVAILABLE AND MIGHT CHANGE

 

The Ridge’s In-Person FAQs  

When will we open for Sunday worship services?

Starting Sunday, August 16th, we will worship inside Turner Auditorium at 10:30am.  Stay connected via social media and theridgecolumbus.com as we determine a re-launch date for the early service.

Is childcare available?  

You know we love your kiddos and miss them tons, but the answer is “not yet”.  We are working hard to create new and safe environments for them. Kids environments opening date will be announced as soon as it is determined.

Will I be able to take my children into the adult worship service?

Your children can sit with you in the adult service. We know you know how to give a stern look if you need to. ;)

Do I need to register for Sunday worship service?

We would like for you to register for our Sunday worship service so we can safely fill the seating capacity according to the CDC guidelines. Registration opens up each Monday and can be accessed on our website.

When will the student ministry open?

Mr. Nathan is currently meeting with students in safe settings.  Please stay connected with the facebook page for upcoming dates and activities.

Will there still be a live stream?

Absolutely! We are one experience, two expressions.  Ridge|Home is now apart of our DNA and hope it serves as a blessing for you!

What if I’m not ready to come back but I really miss my Ridge family?  

Think about hosting a Ridge Home Gathering with some of your friends and/or family. Worshipping with others makes all the difference! BTW, we miss you too!

What precautions is The Ridge taking with regards to COVID-19?

We will continue to follow the CDC guidelines and social distancing requirements.
We want you to feel safe while in worship.

What about social distancing?

When you enter and exit the worship area, pretend you’re at the grocery store and leave 6 feet around you. You know the drill. When venturing inside the auditorium, keep your eyes open for directions and available seating.

Do I have to wear a mask?

We want to be a church that honors one another above ourselves.  We recommend that everyone wear a mask.  Staff and volunteers will be wearing masks, and if you want to join them, free masks will be available.

Can I sit with my family/friends?

If you’ve snuggled up to them on the couch watching Netflix, you’re safe to worship and pray next to them at church. With regards to friends, let’s honor the social distance spacing.

Will you be serving coffee?

Sorry, you will need to grab your favorite coffee drink before you come. Coffee will not be available, and there will be no access to the water fountains.

Please let us know if you have any other questions: info@theridgecolumbus.com