Lens of the Future

The Lens of the Future committee is continuing to monitor the incidence of COVID-19 infections in the community and the status of the indicators that have been adopted by the Board. Committee recommendations will be updated regularly here.

Brief descriptions for each Pandemic Response Level are shown below. For complete details about “Levels of Opening” and “Metrics and Criteria” see the latest committee report (updated 6/3/2021.)

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No in-person church sponsored meetings, gatherings, or events are allowed. Building use is limited to specific activities approved by the Board.

Groups of 10 or fewer people are allowed to meet outdoors. Building use is limited to single persons for setup and bathroom use for groups meeting on the church grounds, and for other specific activities approved by the Board.

Please remember: Per the requirements and procedures adopted by the Board of Trustees, “Any use of church grounds for group activities must be scheduled through the normal church calendar procedures. Scheduling requests should be emailed to communications@ucdsm.org.”

Groups of 20 or fewer people are allowed to meet outdoors, and groups of 10 or fewer people are allowed to meet indoors. Sunday programs may be partially or totally originated from the auditorium, with no more than 10 total participants. The procedures for outdoor gatherings are the same as in Level 1, except that groups may include up to 20 people.

Please remember: Per the requirements and procedures adopted by the Board of Trustees, “Any use of church grounds for group activities must be scheduled through the normal church calendar procedures. Scheduling requests should be emailed to communications@ucdsm.org.”

Groups of any size are allowed to meet outdoors. Up to 50 people may meet indoors at the church, with room restrictions as stated in the full report. Groups meeting indoors at locations other than the church are limited to 20 persons.

Please remember: Per the requirements and procedures adopted by the Board of Trustees, “Any use of church grounds for group activities must be scheduled through the normal church calendar procedures. Scheduling requests should be emailed to communications@ucdsm.org.”

Full re-opening, with specific procedures and precautions to be developed and implemented prior to moving to this level.