Inclement Weather Policy

FBC Inclement Weather Policy

Friendship Baptist Church

Inclement Weather Policy

 

This document is intended to guide the pastoral staff in decisions regarding cancellation or postponement of church activities due to inclement weather. 

 

Monday – Friday

In the event of any weather related closure or early dismissal of the Howard County School System, implementation of the Snow Emergency Plan in Howard County, or a Hurricane warning (* see footnote) is in effect in the area including our church, activities at Friendship Baptist Church will be affected as follows:

 

Weekends/Other

Recognizing that there are times when guidance by school closures is not possible, such as on weekends, activities at Friendship Baptist Church will be affected as follows:

 

Notification

In the event of a church closing, the following notifications should occur:

 

Personal Responsibility

In any inclement weather, participants in church activities should use good judgment when deciding on the participation of the individual and their family. While the church may be open, distance and local conditions may cause someone to make a prudent decision to stay home.