Coronavirus

This page was last updated Thursday, April 2nd at 2:30pm.

We have a new page for Church Resources During COVID-19 to help you as you minister in these challenging times.

We also have a new page for our Online Leadership Circles, happening each Wednesday at 1:30pm for pastors and paid church staff.

April 2nd, Video Statement from Dr. Peter Reid, CBAC Executive Minister

On April 1st, 2020, Canadian Baptist executive leaders released an Open Letter to Canadian Baptists, as well as a video (please watch it below).

PREVIOUS STATEMENTS

We will share updates from our office on this page and on our Facebook page as they become available.

ONLINE LEADERSHIP CIRCLE

Our pastors and paid church staff are invited to a weekly Zoom meeting where we facilitate conversations on how to creatively and responsibly join God in our neighbourhoods during COVID-19. The Online Leadership Circle page has upcoming details, previous video recordings. and handouts.

Advisories for Churches: Provincial and Federal Government Bodies

Government of Canada

New Brunswick

March 19th: The Government of New Brunswick has declared a state of emergency. There are to be no gatherings of 10 or more people.

Newfoundland and Labrador

March 18th: The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador has declared a state of health emergency. There are to be no gatherings of 50 or more people, and gatherings of under 50 people should not take place if social distancing cannot be practiced (minimum six feet apart).

Nova Scotia

March 22nd: The Government of Nova Scotia has declared a public state of emergency, which includes an order to limit gatherings to 5 people or less.

Prince Edward Island

 

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