HUMC COVID-19 Response

We are here for you!

 

Notice:  Looking for volunteers for vaccination sites in Dauphin County.
Instructions and Link to sign up below:

 

The Susquehanna Conference of the United Methodist Church's Disaster Response Ministry has been working with the Dauphin County Emergency Management Agency to coordinate and fill a need for volunteers at the Community Vaccination Center at Harrisburg Area Community College, between now and the beginning of June to staff areas such as traffic control/direction, canteen, and recovery roamers.

 

Dauphin County officials have collaborated with UPMC to complete their volunteer sign-up website and, if you are interested in volunteering to assist at the Community Vaccination Center, please click on the link below to indicate on which days and at what times you would like to volunteer. There are options to volunteer in the morning or afternoon. If willing/able to volunteer for the entire day, please select both morning and afternoon times.

 

When you type in your name, please include the following prefix - SUSUMC. (example: SUSUMC John Doe). This will identify you as a Conference Volunteer.

 

COMMUNITY VACCINATION CENTER VOLUNTEERS - DAUPHIN COUNTY

LINK ==> https://signup.com/go/LTmhUFH

 

HUMC WORSHIP SERVICES

Worship Services take place LIVE and ONLINE each Sunday at 9AM and 10:30AM. You can view the service live through Facebook/Halifax UMC or later when you have time at  YOUTUBE/Halifax UMC

In-Person Worship Information

In addition to sanitization between services, we are observing the following safety protocols...  

 

  • The Sacrament of Holy Communion (when celebrated) will be in pre-packaged form.  
  • Face coverings are required and we ask everyone to practice social distancing.  
  • Every other row has been roped off to promote safe distancing.  Families and those together throughout this pandemic are invited to sit together.
  • Greeters & Ushers will meet worshippers at the main entrance with open doors to church and sanctuary.
  • Bulletins are available on tables in the lobby. 
  • Offering boxes are located in the lobby to receive your tithes and gifts to God.  
  • To keep the lobby clear, we ask that you limit prolonged conversation to outdoor & parking areas.  

HUMC FOOD ROOM

State Food Bank agencies have requested that HUMC Food Room

remain open during this season. In response, HUMC has expanded

our food supplies and have moved to a Drive-Through System for

food distribution. If you, or someone you know, is in need

of other assistance, please visit the HUMC FOOD ROOM on Mondays

9:00-11:30AM, or  Thursdays 3:30-6:00PM.    HUMC FOOD ROOM is

located in the building at the top corner of the HUMC

parking lot.  For more information, please contact the Church office

at mhock@halifaxumc.com  or 717.896.8092.

FINANCIAL HARDSHIP ASSISTANCE

In this season of Pandemic, people in need are invited to apply for assistance with past due bills, rent, and grocery gift cards.  Documention demonstrating the need will be requested.  To seek assistance, please contact the Church Office at mhock@halifaxumc.com or 717.896.8092 ext. 110. 

CARE TEAM MINISTRY

During this season of distancing, we have organized a care team to

help share the love of Christ in this time.  The Care Team has

formed to help those who are older, or who have a weakened

immune system, in need of help with yard work and simple repairs,

and/or grocery store or pharmacy errands.  For more information, or

to request support, please contact the Chuch Office at

mhock@halifaxumc.com or 717.896.8092 ext. 110.