We have begun the process of gathering corporately for worship on in the intended manner outlined in our Letter to VKHBC (click here) and the recommended guidelines (click here) put together by our leadership in cooperation with the recommendations provided by the Ontario government and other health and safety resources.
***We are currently holding two services @ 9am & 11am (exact same format) in order to stay well below our building’s physical distancing limits. Our Evening Service will be held outside @ 6pm weather permitting in the backyard behind the manse (30 Bertha St)***
Please view the guidelines in the link above to find out about how to contact us and communicate your desire to attend one of our services so that we can arrange our seating accordingly.
All home worship information and resources below will continue to be provided throughout the entire duration of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our worship services will be recorded and uploaded Sundays by 3pm on YouTube for families who choose to remain at home throughout the duration of the pandemic. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel here
Template for Lord’s Day Worship in your homes
In addition to the more detailed instructions provided in the document “VKHBC Home Worship during COVID-19” (click here), as the worship leaders of your homes you are responsible to add, exchange, and rearrange the following as the Holy Spirit leads you.
- Open with Scripture reading & prayer
– a Scripture suggestion will be included here in weekly email
- Sing one or two songs
- Read more Scripture together
– another Scripture suggestion will be here
- Pray together
- Sing one or two songs
- Listen to the sermon together on YouTube by 3pm – subscribe to the channel (click here)
– Sermon questions for kids will be provided in weekly email
- Sing a closing song
May the Spirit of God lead us all, according to the truth of the Word of Christ, to the glory of God the Father!
Here are some further words of encouragement and explanation regarding our approach to the pandemic when this all began back in March.
1. UPDATE TO COVID-19 REGULATIONS. In case you are unaware “the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU)…
VKHBC Home Worship Guidelines
Pastor Scott provides a video series summarizing the document he provided “The Lord’s Day Worship in Homes During COVID-19 Pandemic“. The video and the document serve as guidelines for the church to keep in order to continue our corporate worship, even while at home.
Subscribe to our YouTube Channel
Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to listen to Pastor Scott’s messages on Sunday morning and to listen to previous sermons.
Other reading and listening resources
From John Piper…
From Truth For Life