In-Person Worship

Worship at Autumn Ridge

 

Join us for in-person services on Saturdays at 5:30pm & Sundays at 8:30am and 10:00am.

 

We know that some of you may not be ready or able to gather in person, and that’s okay!

We will continue to stream our services on Sundays at 8:30 and 10:00am.

Services at Autumn Ridge Church

In an effort to honor the best medical information, elected leaders, and each other, Autumn Ridge church, along with its COVID-19 task force made up of church leaders, medical, and public health professionals have put the following in place.

Masks are welcome but not required
Hand Sanitizer Stations
AR Kids Birth-Grade 5
Online Giving or Buckets at Exits
  • Masks are welcome but not required.
  • Several touch-free sanitizing stations will be provided.
  • Giving stations will be provided for those who don’t use electronic giving.
  • Teams will continuously monitor and sanitize restrooms.

High-Risk Individuals

 

Those who may be high-risk individuals are encouraged to stay home and participate in the services via our service streams. The streams will still provide all music elements, special videos, and the message for the week. The streams are available for viewing on the Autumn Ridge Facebook page, YouTube channel, and website. Our service streams are available at 8:30am and 10:00am on Sundays.

Frequently Asked Questions

WILL MY FAMILY BE REQUIRED TO PRE-REGISTER IN ORDER TO ATTEND A WORSHIP GATHERING?

Advance registration is no longer required.

WILL MY FAMILY BE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK IN ORDER TO ATTEND?

In accordance with medical guidance and to honor our elected officials, if you are fully vaccinated, masks are optional while on campus. On July 1 Minnesota’s mask mandate will come to an end and masks will be optional for all individuals.

WHAT SHOULD MY FAMILY BRING WITH THEM?

A smile to share with everyone, a spirit of expectancy, and a heart of worship.

WILL AUTUMN RIDGE BE PROVIDING HAND SANITIZING STATIONS?

Yes! Numerous hands-free stations will be provided.

HOW WILL RISK MANAGEMENT/SECURITY WORK?

Your safety is a high priority. The SERV team will operate in the parking lot, inside the lobby, and in the sanctuary.

WILL THERE BE ANY SPECIAL RESERVED SEATING FOR VULNERABLE ATTENDEES AND THEIR FAMILY?

We strongly encourage those individuals who are considered to be high-risk to participate in the services at home via our regularly streaming services. Our online services are available on Facebook, YouTube, and the Autumn Ridge Live Streams page of our website.

 

  • Sundays at 8:30am (in-person and streaming)
  • Sundays at 10:00am (in-person and streaming)

 

Those individuals streaming the service will be receiving the same sermon as those at the in-person service.

WILL AUTUMN RIDGE CONTINUE TO PROVIDE CHURCH ONLINE AND ON FACEBOOK?

Absolutely! Our streaming services will continue to be a source for those who are unable to attend church physically, those who are feeling ill, or anyone who would like to further isolate. Our online services are available on Facebook, YouTube, and the Autumn Ridge Live Streams page of our website.

 

  • Sundays at 8:30am (in-person and streaming)
  • Sundays at 10:00am (in-person and streaming)

 

Those individuals streaming the service will be receiving the same sermon as those at the in-person service.

HOW WILL WE GIVE OUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS?

There are multiple ways to give, and each option is safe and secure.

  • Give online at AutumnRidgeChurch.org/give.
  • Text ARIDGE (upper-case) to 833-245-6576 and follow the prompts.
  • Give in person. Drop your offering into the stations provided in the lobby.
  • Give by mail to Autumn Ridge Church, 3611 Salem Road SW, Rochester, MN 55902.

WHAT HAPPENS IF SOMEONE WAS CONFIRMED TO HAVE COVID-19 AFTER THEY ATTENDED A SERVICE?

If a guest is identified as COVID-19 positive, the Olmsted County Public Health Services will interview the guest and notify Autumn Ridge if needed. Autumn Ridge staff will assist in contact tracing based on dates and registrations. A county exposure letter will be sent and the county will follow up with interviews and quarantines as needed.