Proof of full vaccination (two doses, with a minimum period of 14 days from the date of receiving the second dose) is required for everyone entering the church building including:· those attending in-person worship services, including weddings, funerals, and any other special services in the church.· attendees at rental events/meetings/concerts.· Staff (anyone paid by the church)· contractors· Lay leaders, volunteers, adult music groups, attendees at church meetings and events.
Exemptions from this requirement are children who are not currently eligible for vaccination, any individual producing proof of a medical exemption and anyone receiving pastoral care from a minister. Individuals producing proof of a medical exemption must produce a negative COVID test taken within 72 hours prior to entering. Exceptions may be made for crisis counselling situations.
Apart from young children, it is mandatory to wear a mask while in the building and to observe social distancing protocols.Tenants and other users are responsible for ensuring that MGUC’s policies are implemented and adhered to.
Unanimously Approved by MGUC Council October 20, 2021