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CORONAVIRUS: Practical Suggestions for Church of GOD Congregations

Practical Suggestions for Churches (March 14, 2020) As we navigate through these uncharted waters dealing with the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, every organization seems to have a list of suggestions of how to survive. In light of those ideas, I thought it would be helpful to offer some specific suggestions to our churches as they continue…

President Trump declares NATIONAL EMERGENCY over CORONAVIRUS

  WASHINGTON — President Trump invoked emergency powers Friday, declaring a national emergency over the coronavirus outbreak, which will allow more federal aid to flow to states and municipalities. “I am officially declaring a national emergency,” the president said during a news conference in the Rose Garden. “No resources will be spared, nothing whatsoever.” The…

Church of God WINTERFEST 2020 CANCELLED over Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus Impacts Winterfest MARCH 12, 2020 ​Cleveland, TN: The Youth and Discipleship Department and the Church of God leadership has been informed this morning that the University of Tennessee/Knoxville has cancelled the use of the venue where Smoky Mountain Winterfest was scheduled to be held this weekend (March 13-15). Because of this action, Dr. Timothy M.…

Church of God PRAYER ALERT – Coronavirus Statement

DATE: MARCH 7, 2020 FROM: DR. TIMOTHY M. HILL SUBJECT: CORONAVIRUS STATEMENT As the world navigates through the complexities of dealing with the coronavirus issue, please be aware that the Church of God takes very seriously the health of all our ministers, employees, and church attenders. It is our plan to assure that every possible…