Responding to COVID19

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Livestream Worship Services and Online Experiences

Many of our communities have moved to online worship.  If you would like to join one of our communities or worship with one across the country, see the list below to join in a worship experience from your home!

Baptist Church of the Covenant, Birmingham, Ala. worship on youtube

Central Baptist Wayne, PA

First Baptist of the City of Washington, DC

First Baptist Church, Savannah, Georgia- Broadcasting 11am EST Sunday Morning Worship Services

First Baptist Seattle, WA

First Baptist Church, Worcester Mass- Daily #mindfulmoments on Facebook

Northminster Church, Monroe, LA

Peace of Christ Church, Round Rock, Texas- Daily Streaming “coffee with a pastor” and online homilies + liturgy on Sundays

Pullen Memorial Baptist Church, Raleigh, NC

University Baptist Church, Austin, Texas

University Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, MS (Facebook live at 11:00am central every Sunday)

Vienna Baptist Church, Vienna, Virginia

Woodside Church of Flint, Michigan

Worship Resources (Prayers, Liturgies, etc)

"Come Together Now," a song by Christian McIvor    (chord/lyric sheet)

Grieving and COVID-19 an article by Elaine Tiller

Living the Questions Bible Study Resource 50% off through Sat. March 21.- use code cc5he

Hymn: “When Pain and Sorrow are Too Much to Bear”

Song: "We Will Hold On To You"

A Non-Physical Communion Liturgy, Northminster Church, Monroe, LA

Eileen Campbell-Reed’s Prophetic Listening 

A Prayer by Fr. Richard Hendrick, OFM

A Prayer for the World, by Jennifer Hornbuckle

Prayer for a Pandemic by Cameron Wiggins Bellm 

A prayer shared by Brent Bowden, pastor of FBC Rochester, NY

A prayer/poem "Be Still" by Paul Hayes

A Guide for Holy Week at Home from University Baptist Church, Hattiesburg, MS

Maundy Thursday Devotional shared by Jason Smith

How-to’s/Technical Support

Alliance Clergy Panel on "How we're using technology to provide a sense of community"

Eventbrite’s “How to Host an Online Event or Webinar”

Zoom Reoccuring Meetings

Nathan Dove’s Youtube Channel- Encouraging Congregations to Think Critically During this Time

Principles for Online Ritual Design by Sacred Design Lab

General Articles

Published by Yes! Solutions Journalism, Facing COVID-19 With Community Instead of Fear : "As the coronavirus spreads anxiety and panic across the globe, people are finding ways to share information and support each other."

The Evergreen Association of American Baptist Churches has shared helpful information for churches deciding how to respond and recommendations on gatherings.

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