Reopening and COVID-19 Information

RSVP for Sunday’s Service!

If you would like to attend the indoor 5pm service, RSVP using the links below*. These links will be live each week starting Monday and registration will close at the end of the day on Friday. The service will happen in the Auditorium and there will be overflow space available (Fireside Room). If the link to RSVP to attend in the Auditorium says “All registrations have been filled”, consider registering to attend in the overflow space.

*Please note that we have limited seating available each week and spots will be prioritized in the order in which they’re received.

10am Service

If this link says “All registrations have been filled”, consider registering to attend in one of the overflow spaces or try again next week.

5pm Service

If this link says “All registrations have been filled”, consider registering to attend in one of the overflow spaces or try again next week.

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How do you participate with IDC during this time?

Steps of reopening

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Livestreamed services : Our 5pm service is streamed at idcraleigh.com/live. Follow us on Youtube.

In-person services : We will have an outdoor “open” service at 10am on the ball field. No RSVP will be required for the outdoor service. At 5pm, we will have an indoor service that will require an RSVP to attend. The 5pm service will also be livestreamed.

Growth Groups : Groups are encouraged to meet regularly virtually or in-person, as long as current safety guidelines are able to be followed. Click here to see IDC’s current guidelines for growth groups during COVID.

In-person classes : Some of our classes, like Aspire and women’s book club/Bible studies, will meet in-person, as long as current safety guidelines are able to be followed.

External groups : Selected non-IDC groups will be allowed to use the building under specific guidelines.

What to Expect

FAQ

Outdoor Services

The worship service will include a time of singing, praying, hearing the Word preached, and taking the Lord’s Supper together.

Singing: A PDF worship guide with song lyrics, creed, scripture, and benediction will be available from the home page each week.

Lord’s Supper: Our volunteers who will prepare the Lord’s Supper elements will be wearing masks & gloves while getting everything set up. The elements will be located in two areas around the ball field. When you arrive, visit one of the tables to grab your pre-packaged elements. There will be a gluten-free option available, as well.

Masks: Masks/face coverings will only be required when physical distancing is not possible.

Physical distancing: Maintaining a physical distance of at least 6 feet from others who are not part of your household is strongly encouraged.

IDC will not provide chairs or other seating options, so bring your own lawn chair, blanket, etc. Please be mindful to only sit with those in your household and maintain a physical distance of at least 6 feet between your household and the next.

Childcare is not available at this time. However, kids of all ages are encouraged to attend the service with their parents. We welcome the extra noise!

Parents, we know that it’s difficult to keep children from mingling with others, but please try to keep your children with you at all times.

While the church building will be mostly closed, there will be an entrance or two open for bathroom access and an IDC volunteer will be stationed there to monitor traffic flow. Bathrooms are located just inside.

Access to the rest of the building will be restricted.

We will try to always have hand-sanitizing stations available, but bring your own to be safe!

If you are feeling sick or have exhibited any of the COVID-19 symptoms (see what the CDC says about this), please stay home.

If you suspect you have COVID-19 and/or receive a positive COVID-19 diagnosis after you attended an IDC service, please let an elder know immediately or email us at info@idcraleigh.com.

Indoor Services

The worship service will include a time of singing, praying, hearing the Word preached, and taking the Lord’s Supper together.

Lord’s Supper: Our volunteers who will prepare the Lord’s Supper elements will be wearing masks & gloves while getting everything set up. The elements will be set up at stations placed throughout the building. When you arrive, visit one of the stations to grab your pre-packaged elements. There will be a gluten-free option available, as well.

Masks: Masks/face coverings will be required for adults & children 5 or older at all times while inside the church building (unless you have an exemption). IDC will not be able to provide masks for everyone, so please bring your own.

Physical distancing: Maintaining a physical distance of at least 6 feet from others who are not part of your household is strongly encouraged.

We ask that you only sit with those who are part of your household and leave 4 chairs between you and the next household (or an aisle).

Childcare is not available at this time. However, kids of all ages are encouraged to attend the service with their parents. We welcome the extra noise!

Parents, we know that it’s difficult to keep children from mingling with others, but please try to keep your children with you at all times.

We will be limiting building access to the areas required to hold a service. Bathrooms will be available.

We will try to always have hand-sanitizing stations available, but bring your own to be safe!

If you are feeling sick or have exhibited any of the COVID-19 symptoms (see what the CDC says about this), please stay home.

If you suspect you have COVID-19 and/or receive a positive COVID-19 diagnosis after you attended an IDC service, please let an elder know immediately or email us at info@idcraleigh.com.

How can WE help?

We want to be a church that cares for our members and neighbors during the coronavirus pandemic. If you or someone you know has been affected, please use the following form to request aid, support, counsel, community, and/or prayer. If needed, someone from IDC will contact you as soon as possible.

Click here to complete the IDC Care & Support During Coronavirus form.

How can YOU help?

To give to Imago Dei Church, visit idcraleigh.com/giving, or go through Elexio if you’re a member. To give specifically to our Benevolence ministry, select that fund when you make your donation.

Additionally, here are some local ministries that we partner with for you to consider volunteering your time to or giving to financially:

North Raleigh Ministries

Refugee Hope Partners

Raleigh Dream Center

Announcements

Membership Class:
November 14, 2020, 9am-12pm. Sign up here to attend our next membership class to learn more about what it means to be a member of Imago Dei Church.

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