These resources are provided to you by the Northwest Ministry Network. All ministers and churches should check the Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) as well as their local health departments for further information.

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Reopening Your Church

Messages From Network Leader, Don Ross

Interview with Don Ross & Caleb Stewart
30 min

Pastoring in a Time of Pandemic - In Partnership with Northwest University

Reopening Youth & Children's Ministries | 60 min


Covid-19 and Your Church
 Email communication sent 3/5/20.

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More Details

Provided by Don Detrick

Email communication sent 5/14/20.

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Helpful Links

Provided by Don Detrick

Email communication sent 5/8/20.

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Covid-19 and Your Church Update 4

Navigating Church Bylaws

Email communication sent 3/17/20.

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CARES Act & Payroll Protection Plan Resources

SBA FAQ Guidance on Good-Faith Certifications

Updated 05/13/20.

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Paycheck Protection Program and
Faith-Based Organizations

From Small Business Administraiton

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 What does it mean for churches & church staff? By Richard Hammar

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CARES Act FAQs for Nonprofits

 From ECFA 4/9/20.

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CARES Act Assistance for Small Businesss

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COVID-19 Health Screening Forms

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Reopening Your Church

Washington's Phased Approach

Reopening businesses and modifying social distancing.

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Drive-In Church Guidelines

Phase 1 & 2 Faith Based Requirements

Rebound Idaho

Idaho's plan to reopen the state including churches.

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Stage 1 for Churches.

President Trump’s Declaration and Governors

Ed Stetzer Letter of Appeal

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3 Things to Think About Before Relaunching

By Larry Osborne

What Relaunching the Church Might Look Like.

By Ed Stetzer
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Pastoral Principles to Guide Your Reopening Discussion

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Beyond Covid-19

Re-Entry & Reconnect

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How to do Church Online during Covid-19.

Survival Guide

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Church Finances in a Pandemic

By Exponential.

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Addressing the Hard Questions Related to Staffing. By Matt Steen


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5 Questions a Church Should Ask Before Holding a Virtual Business Meeting.

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 Covid-19 Outbreaks Tracked to Church Services | Updated 5/11/20

 ECFA Webinar - The CARES Act | Key Impacts on Churches & Nonprofits

 White House Press Briefing | 4/23/20

 The Art of Neighboring | Covid-19 Neighboring Toolkit

 Celebrating Communion in a Community Group

 Ancient Lessons from Aristotle | Connecting with online audiences during the 2020 Pandemic

 Families First - Coronavirus Response Act | Paid Sick and Family Leave by Battershell & Nichols

 Covid-19 Families First Act and CARES Act Information by Batts, Morrison, Wales & Lee Certified Public Accountants

 Families First Act Helpful Diagram

 Maintaining Health in the Midst of Crisis - by former NWMN Leader, Les Welk.

 CARES ACT Review by Freeman & Bonnema Certified Public Accountants

 Mobile Budget Streaming Package - Provided by CMN Lead

 Creating Emergency Crisis Bylaws - PDF or Word Document

 Assemblies of God Covid-19 Response Resources

 Creating Community, Discipleship & Care Online - 3 video series

 Church Online Platform by Life.Church Open Network

 Subsplash Special Offer - Digital Giving Solution

 Stay at Home Order & Churches - Notes from Attorney Caleb Stewart | Guidelines for WA Churches

 Covid-19 and Church Communities - Facebook Live from AG General Council

 Facebook Video Message from General Superintendent Doug Clay

 Preparing Your Church for Covid-19 by Humanitarian Disaster Institue

 Crisis Mangagment Guide - created by Christianity Today