Friday, March 13, 2020
AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- Concerns about the coronavirus have continued to spread around the world and country.
Houses of worship are not immune to the concern, but they are working to deliver services to parishioners through digital methods. Many churches around the area are looking to live streaming capabilities to help parishioners keep the faith during the pandemic.
The following CSRA churches are either open, closed, or will offer services online for those who need it.
First Baptist Church North Augusta: No on-campus worship gatherings. Sunday service will instead be streamed online from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. Pastor Stephen will also put out a video Sunday by 8:00 pm and you will receive an email explaining how to stay connected.
Journey Community Church: Will still have normal Sunday services but with precautions: no coffee or tea will be served, no shaking of hands or hugs, and no passing of the offering buckets.
Tabernacle Baptist Church: No in-person church service on Sunday. Service will instead be streamed on the church's Facebook page.
Warren Baptist Church: No in-person church service until further notice. Services will instead be held on the church's website.
First Baptist Church of Augusta: one online worship service at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday morning. All scheduled activities on campus for the next two weeks have been canceled.
First Baptist Church of North Augusta: Sunday morning services at 8:30 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Also will hold 5:00 pm "Who's Your One" leadership meeting.
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