Starred* resources were ones mentioned in the webinar.
*Website | From the ELCA: Considerations for Returning to In-Person Worship from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
*Download | From PCUSA: Returning to Public Worship Theological and Practical Considerations
*Download | Covenant Church: COVID-19 and Children’s Ministry: Worshipping as Families
*Download | Covenant Church: COVID-19 and Children’s Ministry: When churches begin to provide children’s ministry
Articles | Covenant Church resources: Links to articles about reopening
Website | Brotherhood Mutual: Navigating the COVID-19 Pandemic
“We’ve gathered resources in one spot to help your ministry during this time of coronavirus. From communication plans to social distance measures to deep cleaning tips to pastoral wellbeing, stop by frequently for the latest information.” Updated regularly.
Manual | Wheaton College’s Humanitarian Disaster Manual: Guide to Reopening Church Services
Website | Vanderbloemen: ReOpening Church: Leading After COVID-19
“There’s a shift in the conversations around COVID-19. It’s time to start thinking about what will happen when we reopen the church. We’re not heading back to the way things used to be. We’re opening a new chapter after what we’ve learned from this pandemic. Here are some resources from ministry leaders to start considering the path forward after COVID-19.”
Website | Lifeway: Tools for Reopening Your Church
One of the tools is a link to a free ebook, 6 Considerations for Reopening Your Kids Ministry.