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March 13, 2020 COVID-19 Update: IPC In-Person Worship, Classes Cancelled

March 13, 2020 COVID-19 Update: IPC In-Person Worship, Classes Cancelled

Dear IPC Members,

Effective Friday, March 13, 2020, we will be taking the following steps through the end of March:

  • 8:45 am and 5 pm The Table worship services on Sunday, as well as Wednesday chapel, are cancelled.
  • The 11 am service will only be available via livestream. Please join us! You can also watch this worship service later on the IPC YouTube channel or IPC Facebook page.
  • All IPC classes, groups, and meetings on and off IPC’s campus are cancelled, including next week’s Beer & Hymns, Session meeting and Grace Groups.
  • The confirmand recognition, “100 Percent Chance of Rain” children’s musical and Dr. Jeff McLelland’s reception are postponed. Dates TBA.
  • Staff will be in-touch with families about upcoming baptisms and weddings currently scheduled for this month. We will not be scheduling any additional weddings at this time.
  • The Spring Break mission trip to Mexico is postponed. Rev. Brian Lays is reaching out to participants about rescheduling.
  • The IPC Choir Tour to France is also postponed.
  • Dr. Alton Pollard’s visit to IPC will be postponed.
  • The Focus on Faith trip to Pittsburgh is cancelled.
  • The IPC Day School will make its own decision based upon Mountain Brook City School’s decision. 
  • The IPC Food Pantry will continue to serve its guests. Please continue to remember this ministry and drop off donations, especially during this time. 
  • Right now, church offices will be open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am- 4:30 pm. People can still stop by to pick up a prayer request, make a food pantry donation, drop off an Easter lily contribution or Guild nomination, or meet with a pastor.

We will continue to evaluate the situation, including ways to assist our congregation. The latest updates will be online at ipc-usa.org/coronavirus.html. Please reach out to any member of our pastoral staff with any concerns.  

Grace & Peace,

IPC Staff