ATTENTION PARISH – COVID-19 Message
Good afternoon St. Anna's Family.
I hope this email finds you all healthy and well.
We are contacting the Parish today to keep everyone informed in the COVID-19 Crisis.
St. Anna's is committed to keeping our community safe while still praising our glorious Father. In accordance with the CDC, Archdiocese of Atlanta and Governor Kemp we have decided to postpone large gathering events after this weekend. We will be closing the School of Religion, effective immediately. Our small group ministries (less than 30) are still encouraged to meet according to our Pastor.
The main events happening over the next two weeks that have been canceled:
School of Religion - 3/15 & 3/22 & 3/29
Youth Ministry - All events for March
A.C.E.S. Luncheon - 3/17
Bible Timeline (Wednesdays)
Parish Council 3/18
Fish Fry Fridays - until further notice
Lay Caramelites - until further notice
Quilters - until further notice
It is up to each ministry coordinator to make a judgement call on if they wish to meet.
Events to continue as of 3/13:
Stations of the Cross 3/13 @ 5:30 PM
Usher Training 3/14 @ 10 AM
Lector Training 3/14 @ 11 AM
MSP Training 3/15 @ 10:45 AM
KofC Pancake Breakfast 3/15 @ 10 AM
Events to be determined as of 3/13:
ALL MASSES WILL CONTINUE AS USUAL However, Holy Water has been removed, we encourage all not to receive communion on the tongue. EM will continue to use hand sanitizer before giving the Holy Eucharist. The cup will not be offered per Archdiocesan recommendations.
We also encourage our parishioners to take advantage of our Online Giving at this time. You can find more information to this on our website here: http://st-annas.com/online_giving.html
We will also be closing the church office to the public starting on Tuesday, March 17th. We will be available for assistance by phone or email. Please keep an eye on the Facebook page for any information we may post moving forward.We will keep you up to date as things progress.
If you have any concerns or questions please feel free to call or email us in the office. Stay healthy and God bless you all!