These are unprecedented times and an uncertain future for the global church. How is the church to respond with restrictions on gatherings, mass anxiety, and an uncertain future.
Fitch and Moore draw from their distinct contexts and discuss this somber moment. They give instructions for how small gatherings can take place in homes.
Check out Fitch’s article on this issue: https://www.missioalliance.org/faithful-presence-during-a-pandemic/
One such idea is a letter to share with neighbors. Here is a sample if you would like to use:
It’s ________ from (address). In light of COVID-19 many of us will have to stay home in isolation and we want you to have our phone number. If you run out of supplies or need someone to pick up groceries and drop them off at your door we are happy to help out as much as we can. If there is anything else please don’t hesitate to reach out.