Rick Warren Says Saddleback Church Will Wait for Coronavirus Conditions to Improve Before Resuming In-Person Services as Greg Laurie’s Harvest Church and Other California Churches Share Plans to Reopen on Pentecost Sunday

Rick Warren Says Saddleback Church Will Wait for Coronavirus Conditions to Improve Before Resuming In-Person Services as Greg Laurie’s Harvest Church and Other California Churches Share Plans to Reopen on Pentecost Sunday

Pastor Greg Laurie’s Harvest Church and many other California’s megachurches are reopening on Pentecost Sunday with detailed plans to keep their congregations safe from COVID-19. But others, including Pastor Rick Warren’s Saddleback Church, say they will wait for conditions to improve before resuming large gatherings.

Minnesota Allows Churches to Reopen at 25 Percent Capacity After Catholics and Lutherans Threaten to Defy Governor’s Order Restricting Services to 10 People

Minnesota Allows Churches to Reopen at 25 Percent Capacity After Catholics and Lutherans Threaten to Defy Governor’s Order Restricting Services to 10 People

Days after Minnesota’s Catholic and Lutheran churches publicly declared they would defy Gov. Tim Walz’s order restricting in-person services to no more than 10 people, the state has announced it’s lifting that limitation to let larger groups gather for worship beginning Wednesday.