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Christmas Services at Home / In Car This Year

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  Hi Table View Methodist Church Family, As usual I'm surprised how quickly we get to Christmas.  Part of the rush this year has been the fact that kids only finished school on 15 December! All services Online or In Car - 845am on Sundays and Christmas Day.  No in Person Services due to the high Covid-19 infection rate in Western Cape. Our Synod office has asked churches to cease all 'in person' services for the next 6 weeks.  The letter from our bishop and the Covid task team should hopefully help to explain the thinking behind this decision ( Download Letter Here ).  But in short, the high rate of infections in the Western Cape simply makes meeting together irresponsible. The problem with the Covid-19 virus is that we don't see the damage too easily.  Those who are sick are isolated, and those who care for them are caring behind closed doors in hospitals where we can't see them.  Church meetings are 'super spreaders' - so we will keep things online. But we