Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update Page

March 15, 2020

Florence UMC will host a worship service online on our Facebook page at 10 am.

March 14, 2020

Florence UMC will CANCEL all in-person worship service for March 15 & 22. Church staff will continue to monitor the community health situation to make decisions about Sundays in April closer to that time.

There WILL be an online worship service for March 15 & 22 streamed online on our Facebook page and then posted to our YouTube account.

March 13, 2020

  • Ministry Opportunity Announced: We will be supporting a food pantry for one of our partner schools. Please bring food items, from list below, with you to church on Sunday (one service at 10 am) or during normal office hours. During office hours, you may enter the building by ringing doorbell at door closest to Culvers. Place all items for this outreach on tables in coffee ministry space.
    • Items needed:
      • Cereal
      • Banquet Homestyle Meals (found at Walmart, Meijer and Family Dollar locally)
      • Canned Tuna or Chicken
      • Canned Vegetables
      • Canned Fruit
      • Pasta
      • Pasta Sauce
      • Peanut Butter
      • Jelly

March 12, 2020

  • Letter from Pastor David sent to congregation
  • All church ministry activities, both on- and off-site placed on hold until Holy Week, April 5th
  • One worship service will be held on Sunday mornings, at 10 am on March 15th, 22nd and 29th
  • We will modify our schedule after consultation leading up to Palm Sunday
  • Coffee Ministry Suspended at this time
  • Trustees are coordinating a thorough cleaning of our church facility
  • Creative Beginnings Preschool is closed as it follows Boone County School closings