Frequently asked questions regarding Trinity's response to the Covid-19 virus. These questions & answers have been updated as of July 22, 2021
HAVE INDOOR SERVICES RESUMED AT TRINITY?
Yes! Services inside resumed on May 23rd. Join us for Sunday services at 7:30am, 9:00am, 11:00am and 11:05 Church Down Under.
WILL MASKS BE REQUIRED AT CHURCH?
Currently masks are not required at Trinity. However, due to the rise in the delta variant, we strongly recommend masks are worn when attending in-person services.
WHICH ENTRANCES WILL BE OPEN?
The southwest and west entrances will be open for Sunday services. Every other day, you may buzz in at the southwest entrance.
WHAT STEPS WILL BE TAKEN TO ENCOURAGE SOCIAL DISTANCING DURING SERVICES?
As of May 13, 2021, the CDC released new guidelines removing the need for social distancing between fully-vaccinated people. As such, we will no longer require social distancing. However, we encourage you to be mindful that our community is made up of vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals, and be considerate of those wishing to distance.
WILL THERE BE SINGING?
Yes. both choral and congregational singing will be permitted. Masks are recommended. In accordance with CDC guidelines for masked indoor singing, ventilation will be increased to mitigate the risk of virus spread.
WILL WE HAVE COMMUNION WHEN WE REOPEN FOR INDOOR SERVICES?
In light of the recent break through COVID-19 case at Trinity, clergy has made the decision to suspend use of the common cup, beginning Sunday, July 25th. Communion will be in one-kind (wafer only) until further notice.
WILL THERE BE COFFEE HOUR?
Yes! Coffee hour will take place in the Great Hall. Coffee, juice, water, yoghurt and donuts will be provided.
WILL RESTROOMS BE OPEN?
Yes. Restrooms throughout the building will be open and regularly sanitized.
WILL THERE BE IN-PERSON CHRISTIAN FORMATION?
No. For the time being, all Christian Formation classes will be online. There are in-person classes planned later this year. Click here to learn more about Christian Formation.
CAN SMALL GROUPS MEET INSIDE AT TRINITY?
YES! Groups of all sizes are permitted to meet inside, however, food and drink are still not permitted in the building. As of June 1st, however, food and drink will be permitted inside the building again. Groups must complete a building usage form and submit it to Jan Schneider at JSchneider@TrinityTulsa.org.
WHERE CAN I FIND THE COMMUNITY COVENANT?
You can download the updated Community Covenant here.
WHERE CAN I FIND THE BUILDING USAGE FORM?
You can download the updated Building Usage form here.