Special notice:

In-person Sunday morning worship has resumed, with an attendance cap of 100, as of March 21.

Morning Prayer has resumed in person worship.

Celebrate! and Candlelight have resumed in person worship but are also livestreamed.

See the individual worship service pages for details.

Worship services at the Chapel for 2020-21 will fully comply with all COVID-19 protocols established by Valparaiso University in dialogue with Chapel staff. These will include:

    • Limiting attendance to 100 people.
    • Face coverings on all leaders and participants unless otherwise shielded or distanced in a manner that conforms to the established protocols.
    • Event locations and capacities will conform to social distancing requirements.
    • Distribution of Holy Communion will follow protocols established for food distribution elsewhere on campus. Thus, no common loaf or cup.
    • Music will be provided by non-wind instrument ensembles, organists and a maximum of eight cantors.
    • There will be no congregational singing, except at outdoor services where the singers are wearing masks.
    • All attending from off campus will be subject to check in and screening in the narthex. Visitors will be required to wear a visitor badge.
    • Entrance will be through the main center doors only, where a member of the Chapel staff will take a count of those entering and record that number online.
    • Both baptismal fonts will remain drained unless needed for a baptism.

You can read our full protocol here.