With all the challenges and opportunities that have arisen concerning the COVID-19 pandemic, we wanted to pull together some resources that can be helpful for you and your church during this time.

Regathering Resources:

Singing, the Church and COVID-19 by Dr. Heather Nelson

LifeWay Assistance for Churches

ReGather: Helping Ministry Leaders to Identify Current Opportunities, Avoid Burnout, and Prepare for the Future – A Free, Virtual Conference for Ministry Leaders on May 8 from 11:00 am – 12:15 pm (EDT).

Post Pandemic Church Ministry – Converge Heartland article

COVID-19 News:

Center for Disease Control COVID-19 Website

North Dakota Department of Health Website for COVID-19 news

South Dakota Department of Health Website for COVID-19 news

North Dakota Government’s Website for COVID-19 news

South Dakota Governor Noem’s Executive Order for COVID-19

Latest news from the Baptist Press concerning COVID-19

► The SBC’s International Mission Board’s Website concerning COVID-19

► The SBC’s North America Mission Board’s Website concerning COVID-19

► Resources from GuideStone concerning COVID-19

Resources from LifeWay concerning COVID-19

LifeWay Worship offers help with Live Streaming by offering use of audio tracks.

LifeWay Generosity offers help with Online Giving by waiving setup and monthly fees

Link to CCLI Streaming License – in addition to the regular CCLI license, this is required for using music during Facebook Live or other streaming service

Video Message from Alliance Defending Freedom about COVID-19 and churches

Constant Contact from the DBC with suggestions for your ministry (March 13, 2020)

► Message from the SBC’s Ethics & Religious Liberties Commission (March 12, 2020)