Outdoor Worship

Scroll down to view our COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines for Outdoor Gatherings.


COVID-19 Health and Safety Guidelines for In-Person, Outdoor Worship

Make sure to RSVP for respective service if RSVP is required due to limited capacity. 

Before leaving home

  • For your planning: the Governor’s order defines households as related people living in the same residence – extended families will observe social distancing at the service
  • Take temperatures – if anyone in your party is running a fever, please stay home and stay safe
  • Gather your Personal Protective Equipment: wear a mask throughout your time on campus
  • Dress for the weather
  • Plan to park in the Parking Garage or available street parking
  • Allow time for parking, queuing, checking in, and being seated

Arriving at St. Paul’s

  • You may park in the Parking Garage or available street parking
  • We encourage people to walk out of the parking garage and around the building to the entrance
  • If you need to use the elevator: Masks must be worn and only individuals or family units may be in the elevator at the same time
  • You must wear your mask when around others
  • Please observe distancing while in line for check-in

Comfort considerations

  • Don’t forget a hat or an umbrella
  • Consider bringing layers
  • There will be no access to the building, which includes restrooms, unless absolutely necessary (i.e. use of elevator or restroom emergency)

The Service

  • Live music and choir
  • No congregational singing
  • Will be live-streamed on Facebook Live and www.stpaulsrva.org.

If anyone in your household develops COVID-19 symptoms within 21 days of the service, contact the church office at 804-545-5405.