Dear Heartlanders, Due to the upsurge in infections in Dallas County and the guidance of the CDC, the session has reinstituted a mask mandate in our building and for worship. While many of us were looking forward to less restrictions, the public health issues especially for our most vulnerable members must take priority now. Throughout … Continue reading COVID 19 Worship Update (08/05/21)
The session has voted that beginning Sunday August 1, we will be lifting many of the Covid-19 restrictions for our worship. While we celebrate this next step in our return to “normal” worship, we are very aware of the changing nature of vaccinations, infections, and variants. The session has strived to base their decisions on … Continue reading Covid 19 Worship Update (07/25/21)
The church office will be returning to regular office hours beginning Monday, May 24. We kindly ask that if you visit the church and/or office that you continue to wear a mask or facial covering.
The session of Heartland church is excited to identify Pentecost Sunday, May 23rd, for our return to in-person worship. The committees of the church are working hard to get ready for this long awaited and anticipated return to our embodied worship. We are still committed to providing a meaningful online worship experience for those not yet ready … Continue reading Update on Return to In-Person Worship
Pentecost Sunday, May 23, 10 AM The session of Heartland has voted to return to in-person worship in the building on Pentecost Sunday at 10 AM. The session thoughtfully and prayerfully made this discernment amidst climbing vaccinations and lowering infection rates. The session is aware that numbers may fluctuate and will be attentive to responding … Continue reading Heartland Returning to In-Person Worship
The Transitions Task Force appointed by session has been meeting and continues to meet to make their recommendations to session about when we return to in-person worship. At this point in time the Task Force is looking to recommend a return to in-person worship sometime this summer. The Task Force is fully cognizant that any … Continue reading Transition Task Force Covid 19 Update
A message from Pastor Alex concerning Heartland's plans to resume in-person worship...
Brothers and Sisters, One of the most difficult things about the Covid-19 outbreak for me personally is that the very things that bring me joy as a Pastor and as a human being are now discouraged for the purposes of protecting the vulnerable. Worship, fellowship, caring for each other, and the simple pleasure of just … Continue reading Heartland Coronavirus Update
With the current concerns around the Coronavirus, the session of Heartland Presbyterian Church encourages members and friends to be faithful in our response as followers of Jesus who brought healing to those considered untouchable. Amidst much of the fear and uncertainty surrounding this health crisis, we feel it is important to communicate our church preparations … Continue reading Coronavirus Concerns