Bishop Wright’s Response: https://www.episcopalatlanta.org/news/covid19-update/
Episcopal Church Response: https://episcopalchurch.org/concerning-covid19
| Updated Pastoral Letter from Father Paul as of April 1, 2020
Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ! It is clear that many of us are feeling the weight of this unprecedented response to the COVID-19 pandemic. I am writing to inform you of the latest information from the diocese of Atlanta in reference to church activities. At the time of my last letter … to read more, click here.
A NOTE FROM OUR RECTOR:
I believe accurate information and response is key to planning and responding to the current COVID-19, here are a couple of great resources to answer questions about contamination, incubation and response:
a. https://dph.georgia.gov/novelcoronavirus, at the bottom of the page there are several resources, one is a power point with great information, you can also get the power point here: https://gema.georgia.gov
b. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=drMw2evwMFA this is a great video provided by the CDC
c. There are several websites to get updated information on how to plan for and respond:
I. Georgia Department of health: https://dph.georgia.gov/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-outbreak
II. Center for disease control: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
III. World Health Organization: https://openwho.org/channels/covid-19
IV. Episcopal Relief and Development: https://www.episcopalrelief.org/what-we-do/us-disaster-program/faith-based-response-to-epidemics/?utm_source=Main+Email+List&utm_campaign=d842008ded-For_Faith_preview__0624166_23_2016_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_573d393d97-d842008ded-152673265
ECA has already put in place most if not all of the CDC and health dept. recommendations in place and will continue to strive to instill best practices when it comes to our worship together. If you need to speak more to me about our current practices and worship. Please do not hesitate to call or make an appointment.
In Christ, Fr. Paul+