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COVID-19 SAFETY INFORMATION

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Covid-19 Update & Safety Measures James 2:8 If you really keep the royal law found in Scripture, “Love your neighbour as yourself,” you are doing right Galatians 6:2 Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfil the law of Christ With the Covid-19 infection increasing worldwide we would like to remind you to help us prevent the disease from entering and disrupting the Sunday Worship meetings. We respectfully ask that each person take personal responsibility and join with us in safeguarding our precious church family so we can continue meeting together during the pandemic. Sunday meetings are limited and preference will be given to All Nations Church family. You must not attend a meeting if you have been in close contact with anyone who has confirmed positive for Covid-19 or if you or a member of your household is confirmed with or display symptoms of Covid-19. Please adhere to the following points BEFORE ARRIVAL  Reserve all seat(s) naming each person.  If you are feeling unwell do not attend.  We ask those most vulnerable to Covid-19 to consider whether to attend meetings.  Bring a suitable face covering (mask) with you.  Do not congregate in groups of more than 5 at the entrance (respect a 2m distance).  Use hand sanitiser provided before entering.  Go directly to your seat as indicated by the welcome team. DURING CHURCH MEETING  Wear a suitable face covering (mask) at all times.  Remain in the seat provided for you and avoid all physical contact (respect a 2m distance and do not move your seat).  Wash hands and sanitise after using the toilet facilities. AFTER CHURCH MEETING  Sanitise your hands before leaving the room.  Do not congregate in groups of more than 5 outside (respect a 2m distance at all times). We have also compiled a short internal protocol to guide decisions on a day-to-day basis; see the link at: www.allnationsalgarve.com Thank you in advance for your cooperation

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COVID-19 PROTOCOL

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Covid-19 INTERNAL PROTOCOL MEASURES The leadership team at All Nations Community Church is taking the Covid-19 pandemic seriously and we commit to the Government’s guidelines to keep our church meetings as safe as possible. We ask that everyone read, agree and adhere to the safety measures and the protocol. PLEASE INFORM THE CHURCH IMMEDIATELY IF YOU TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 PROTOCOL • Everyone attending All Nations Community Church will be made aware of the safety measures upon reserving a seat. • The safety measures and protocol strictly adhere to the advice given by the Portuguese governing authorities i.e. ‘’Direçâo-Geral da Saúde’’ (Portuguese Health Service) and the ‘’Aliança Evangélica Portuguesa’’ (Portuguese Evangelical Alliance). • The protocol is accessible on the church website: www.allnationsalgarve.com • All safety information will be sent each week with the seating plan before the Sunday meeting. HYGIENE PLAN • The meeting room, toilet facilities, picture room and outside terrace are cleaned and sanitised in accordance with W.H.O standards the day before the Sunday meeting . • Hand sanitiser is available at the entrance and exit to the main hall In the event of someone in the church family having been in close contact with anyone who is confirmed positive for Covid-19 that person and their household should not attend any church meeting for a period of 14 days or until tested negative for Covid-19. In the event of a confirmed case of Covid-19 in someone who attended a church meeting, all those present at the same meeting will be informed and, in accordance with the Portuguese Government recommendations everyone should self-isolate for a period of 14 days or until they have tested negative for Covid-19. In this case the church will close for a period of 7 days and be reviewed on a weekly basis before reopening. ADDITONAL INFORMATION • The seating plan and safety information is displayed at the entrance to the church. • The welcome team is available to assist you at any time and will ensure the safety measures are strictly adhered to during the meeting. • The children’s meeting and translation via headsets are suspended during the pandemic. • The safety measures and protocol will be updated in accordance with the Portuguese Governing Authority’s directions and recommendations. • Please bring your own water with you and take it away after the meeting. Please continue to pray and ask the Lord for His covering, protection and blessing

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