Update for OACC Coronavirus

Grace and Peace family of God.

I know many of you are concerned about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and rightfully so. As your Pastor for your church, Iwant you to know that your safety is high priority. I also should emphasize that while the Coronavirus is concerning, the overall risk to the general public remains low.

Currently, we have approximately 1,016 cases of recorded infections in the US out of 327.3 million people, which is .00031% of Americans infected.  Though your risk is very low, carelessness can increase your chances.  

The best ways to protect yourself include:

Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing.

Try to avoid touching your face.

Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

Stay home from school, church,  or work when you are sick.

I want to reiterate that stress can put you at much more risk than this coronavirus and can cause many health issues.  Please stay informed, use wisdom, but do not worry and get consumed in this pandemic.  That can make you sick in and of itself.

Finally, there are natural concerns from some of our OACC partners regarding our interactions at church.  We will still have moments of fellowship because it is a good time to atleast get a break and go to the bathroom (or speak and greet someone).  With that said, please us proper precautions in your greeting and respect other's concerns regarding greeting you.  I would advise holding short conversations with someone near you or across the room, but act in a way that you are comfortable and others are comfortable as well.  I will not forbid any greeting that you and someone else may be comfortable with, but please use wisdom in all things.  

WE WILL NOT MOVE IN FEAR, BUT IN WISDOM.   See you Sunday or even tonight!

Love, Bishop

27 views1 comment

Recent Posts

See All

Safety, Sanity, and Salvation

Grace, Mercy, and Peace to you! God is so good and I am grateful to God for being in the land of the living, along with you- that we may be able to do His work until we see Him and until He calls us h

'I am' Building a House for You

As I was praying early this morning I heard the Lord say: “I am building a house for you!” Initially I thought that was a word specifically for you and me, but it was at the core of it, a message to t

88 Lake Street

Newburgh, NY 12550

Service Times (Sermon Archives)

Sunday School at 10:45am 

Sunday Worship at 11:30am

Wednesday Bible Rap Session at  7:00pm

I NEED INFORMATION ON

JOIN OUR MAILING LIST
  • Facebook
  • YouTube
One-Accord_Final_Gray300_edited.jpg

© 2020 by One Accord Christian Church. Proudly created by Clear Virtual Solutions, LLC