COVID-19 “Coronavirus” Outbreak Checklist

(March 18, 2020)


  1. Actual case(s)?


  1. Must have new cleaning, even if one already has been done
  2. See the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) for official cleaning guidelines at


  1. Letter to Congregation
  1. Via email and social media
  2. See recommended template letter regarding communication to your congregation, and you may modify this letter for your church as needed (Download sample letter by clicking HERE)
  1. Copy Church of God International Offices at and
  2. Copy your State/Regional Office


  1. See Church of God’s official communication regarding COVID-19 at
  2. Local/State authorities
  3. See CDC’s official guidelines at