COVID-19 Update

Updated May 13, 4:15pm:

In preparing and ministering to our church family and community, we want you to be informed of how Lexington Baptist is responding to the concerns surrounding COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Our leadership team is closely and prayerfully monitoring the situation throughout each day and plan to reduce the risk to our members, visitors, staff, and the surrounding area.

WHAT IS LBC DOING?

  • The Family Life Center is closed for the month of May.
  • We will continue Livestream worship only at 10:30am through May 24. We will also have a live Sunday School class at 10am. You can view our livestream at www.lexingtonbaptist.org/live-stream or on our church Facebook page.
  • We will re-open on May 31 with two services: 9am and 10:30am. Please see full details below.
  • Sunday School, all Wednesday night programs, and all on-campus activities are cancelled for the month of May.
  • The church office will be open Monday-Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm (with a skeleton staff), but we will be closed on Friday. Staff members are still available by email.
  • All extra events and programs are cancelled for the month of May. These events and programs include, but are not limited to: weekly Bible studies (on campus), L-Groups (on campus), School Time Bible, Prison Ministry, Passage Weekend, Children's Choirs Musical, Cornerstone Luncheon, Connie Maxwell Senior Adult trip, Baptism at the River, etc.
  • Senior Blessing Night has been changed to reflect social distancing. Parents of Seniors will be notified to make plans accordingly.
  • Graduate Recognition Sunday will still be observed on May 17 through our online service, starting during Sunday School Live at 9:45am.
  • We are adjusting our visitation ministry to hospitals, nursing homes and shut-ins to reflect the real dangers poised to the sick and elderly. If you, or someone you know needs prayer, please email us at [email protected] or call our 24-hour prayer line at 803- 808-PRAY (7729).
  • Our Families of Hope Ministry is going to appointments for emergencies only. If you have an emergency situation, please contact Families of Hope through Facebook Messenger or email [email protected].

WHAT CAN YOU DO TO HELP?

  • Please join us for Sunday School (10am) and Worship (10:30am) via our Live Stream every Sunday.
  • Continue to give faithfully by giving online, through our app, mailing your offering directly to the church, or by dropping  off your offering at the church office during business hours.
  • Let us know how we can minister to people in spiritual and other needs.
  • Don’t give into fear—the Lord promises us His presence no matter what!
We encourage you to stay educated and up-to-date on COVID-19 by visiting the CDC website here.