COVID-19 Resources for Churches

Experiment with Loving Neighbors – Apply for a Missional Grant

During this time we love our neighbors by practicing social distancing, good hygiene, and wearing masks.  There are other opportunities to care for those inside our congregation and especially in our neighborhoods. . . the following are examples of different missional grants given to churches during the pandemic. If you have a new idea about how to care for the people beyond your congregation but need funding, please apply for this grant: GRANT APPLICATION

  • Joining forces with local nonprofits to serve the food insecure
  • Providing daycare for essential workers 
  • Offering a virtual small group for teens dealing with anxiety, facilitated by a licensed therapist
  • Putting together food boxes to supplement what families receive monthly at the food bank
  • Maintaining a neighborhood food pantry
  • Partner with a therapist and offer mental health support to those in the community
  • Put together care packages for teachers at a nearby school

Churches in the Presbytery that offer live-steamed (Facebook Live or Zoom) or recorded (Vimeo or YouTube) worship services:

If your church is offering worship online, and we missed it – let us know and we will add so everyone can share ideas.