The church building is currently closed, so services and events will be hosted via Zoom.  Different events will have a different meeting IDs and links:

Getting Connected

You can join Zoom meetings online using a link. If it is your first time using Zoom, click the link and it will lead you through the steps to download Zoom.

If you prefer not to download Zoom to your device, you can call into a Zoom meeting using the following steps:

  1. Call 1-312-626-6799
  2. It will ask you to put in a meeting ID, followed by the pound (#) symbol.
  3. It will ask if you want to enter a participant ID. Press pound (#) to skip or just wait and you will be connected.
  4. Done! You’ll be able to hear service!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What devices can I access the meeting from?
    • Computer – Use the link. You will be prompted to download the Zoom software.
    • Smartphone – You can choose to call the phone number OR use the link. If you choose the link, you will be prompted to download the Zoom app.
    • Home phone/landline – Call the phone number.
    • Cell phone that isn’t a smartphone – Call the phone number.
  • Can I test it out early?
    • Yes, you can try it out now to see if you can get connected. If you want help testing it out, contact Alyssa Zasada.
    • On Sunday we will be ready about 15 minutes early, so feel free to join early to make sure you can hear okay.
  • Will people be able to see me?
    • If you connect with a computer or smartphone, you will have the option to turn your camera on.
  • Will I be able to talk to other people?
    • Not during the main part of service because you will be muted. At the end we will have an optional coffee hour where you will be able to talk.

Pro Tips for Service

  • Grab your slippers, a warm drink, and cozy up with us! The fun part of virtual service is you can come in your pajamas.
  • Consider setting up your own chalice to light. Birthday candles count!
  • Bring your pets, bring your kids, bring your snacks. You’ll be muted during service, so noise will not be an issue. At the end we’ll unmute everyone for an optional coffee hour.

 

If you have Zoom questions, contact Alyssa Zasada.