With many churches reopening their buildings for worship, you might be asking, “what about Life Church?”
Update: April 15, 2020 The latest COVID-19 newsletter from our local doctors can be downloaded below: Update: April 6, 2020 Here is the latest COVID-19 newsletter from our local doctors: Update: March 25, 2020 Update: March 20, 2020 Life Church will be meeting online only over the next few weeks beginning this Sunday, March 22. A link will be put out on Saturday evening that will allow you to connect and join in on Sunday morning at 10am. We’re thankful that at this time we can still gather together as a community of faith. It’s been wonderful to see so many enjoying the outdoors this past week. The smiles of neighbours and a heartfelt wave are like someone inviting you out for coffee…it reminds us that we are created for community! So, enjoy your families, phone a friend, write the letter you’ve been meaning to! Don’t forget – keeping your distance physically doesn’t mean that your heart holds back. So, think about who you can call, laugh and pray with today!
This Sunday, August 1st we will be having a “be a blessing” Sunday – there won’t be celebration happening at LC. We want to encourage you to spend some time blessing others!
We are back to in-person Celebration! We are meeting outside, so make sure you bring a lawn chair, blanket, etc. In the event of a rain day we are capped at 15% capacity indoors. Please ensure that you let Craig know if you will be attending in person.
As of now, Durham is out of lockdown. We are resuming worship in the building, with capacity limitations. If you plan on attending in person instead of online, please contact Craig to let him know. we will need you to fill out contact information at the entrance for tracing purposes. While in the building we ask that you continue following health guidelines; wear a mask, sanitize, and do your best to maintain distance.
Due to the current lockdown level for Durham Region, Celebration will be online-only for the duration of the lockdown. Please contact us or check our Facebook page for Zoom login information. We will miss seeing everyone and look forward to being allowed to reopen for in-person gatherings!
We know, you’ve all been wondering what’s going on with Christmas this year! Us too! While it might be a little smaller group around your tree this year, we’ve still got a reason to celebrate, because Emmanuel, God With Us, is still with us! Christmas Eve is on folks! Thursday, December 24, 2020 @ 7pm A couple important details: If you’re coming in person we need to know. You can let Craig know directly, or send us an email. We need to make sure our capacities are acceptable. We’re still broadcasting on Zoom. It’s the same Celebration link we’ve been using. You can get the link from the header image or contact us for it.
Sunday, December 20th @ 4:30pm We will be having an outdoor carol service at Life Church on Sunday afternoon! Dress for the weather, keep your six feet distance, and be prepared to sing! Let’s bring some joy to Claremont!
As of Monday, November 23, Durham region will be entering the red level, which means there may be new restrictions in effect. Please stay tuned for more information as we receive guidance from our local public officials. Celebration on the 22nd will be typical; please let Craig know if you will be attending.
Bring your lawn chairs! We’re heading back outside to enjoy the unusually warm November weather this week! The usual rules apply if you need to go into the building, and please make sure to keep your distance outdoors too.
We have enjoyed getting together outside over the summer (except two rainouts)! The forecast for this Sunday shows rain again, but we are prepared to go inside if it does. Here are the pertinent details: If there is no rain on Sunday we will set up outside. If there is rain we need to know in advance who will come indoors for Celebration because we need to make sure things are set up for social distancing and number of seats for families or groups, and to ensure that we are not above acceptable capacity. Please email us if you will be attending indoors in the event of rain Do not enter the building if you have any of the following symptoms: If you have at least one of the following symptoms: fever and/or new onset of cough or difficulty breathing. Or At least two of the following symptoms: chills, fatigue, headache, sore throat, runny nose, stuffy or congested nose, lost sense of taste or smell, hoarse voice, difficulty swelling, digestive issues (nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain), or for young children and infants: sluggishness or lack of appetite Or have travelled out of country in the last 14 days been in contact with anyone who has …
This Sunday we are planning to be on the side lawn again for Celebration. Please bring a lawn chair, some water, and we’re planning to have communion together (so bring a piece of bread and some juice too). We will pray, worship, and dive deeper into what it means to be Christ followers in these days. We’ll also be Zooming for those who can’t make it in person.