As our church is a public institution (where the community meets), we believe that we must follow the guidelines or standards established by government agencies in preventing the spread of disease.
At the moment, the CDC indicates that we should not gather in groups larger than 50.
Vaccination against COVID-19 will help prevent you from contracting the disease:
All of the COVID-19 vaccines available in the United States today are shown to be highly effective in preventing COVID-19. Learn more about the different COVID-19 vaccines .
All COVID-19 vaccines under development are being thoroughly evaluated in clinical trials and will be licensed or approved only if they can substantially reduce your chance of getting COVID-19. Learn more about how our federal partners ensure that COVID-19 vaccines are effective .
Based on what we know about vaccines for other diseases and early data from clinical trials, experts believe that getting vaccinated against COVID-19 could keep you from getting seriously ill even if you catch COVID-19.
Getting vaccinated can also protect those around you, especially those at higher risk of becoming seriously ill from COVID-19. .
Experts continue to carry out studies to evaluate the effect of the COVID-19 vaccine on the severity of the disease in COVID-19 cases, as well as its ability to prevent people from spreading the virus that causes COVID-19 .