At issue is whether we should relax the masks-required policy for Sunday services, probably in favor of a gracious mask-optional stance like the one Leslie shared from the church in Birmingham.
Things have changed, with even most hospitals in Vermont dropping their universal masks-required policies. ASC is one of the few places still requiring masks. But our logic was supported by the additional risks of congregants singing together in close quarters.
The approach of open-windows weather would be the time to try such a change, and could make for a cheerier Annual Meeting.
On Zoom. Here’s the link: