News Archives

May 1, 2020

In-person services cancelled

Following the guidelines from The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Berkey’s in-person Sunday services will be canceled until further notice. As we adapt to new rhythms and routines in our life together, yet apart, may we grow towards being “Christ’s loving, caring, healing presence in the world.” 

May 1, 2020


Berkey owns a Church Video License (CVLI) to show select movies in church. If you plan to show a video or movie,  follow the instructions here to check its coverage, or go to the CVLI website to learn more.

May 1, 2020

Mutual Aid Forms

Mutual Aid forms for Berkey attenders: Mutual Aid Volunteer form. Request for Mutual Aid form.

May 1, 2020

Looking Ahead

In the days and weeks ahead, we likely will see some businesses and activities in our community opening up. Even though we also are eager to get back together as a congregation, Berkey will continue with Zoom worship services and meetings until it is safe to make adjustments. For more information, please see this message from our pastors and elders. Feel […]

May 1, 2020

Sunday Worship Service at Home

Before Sunday, Berkey attenders will receive a Zoom link to the morning worship service. Our worship service will be a mix of live worship with some recorded elements. Before 9:30 a.m. Sunday, make yourself a cup of coffee, light a candle to symbolize the presence of Christ, and click on the link we’ll email you. […]

May 1, 2020

Coffee Hour

The pastors of Berkey warmly invite you to a weekly coffee hour Fridays, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. starting this Friday, May 22nd. This will take the form of a drop-in Zoom call. Feel free to come & go as your schedule allows. Bring your coffee, tea, water, or whatever beverage you choose and come ready […]

May 1, 2020

Guidelines for COVID-19

Earlier this spring, Berkey published the following guidelines. View them here.

May 1, 2020

Our Pastors’ Sabbath & Work Days

If you have a personal crisis and need to speak with a pastor, you may contact any of our pastors at any time. For routine questions or church work, please contact them during their office hours. Office hours are listed in the right-hand column of the newsletter. Listed by their respective office hours, you will […]

May 1, 2020

Berkey Assisting with Local Food Mission

Goshen Eats has formed a partnership with The Window to provide delivery to community members who are in need of food, but are vulnerable and need to remain home. If you have recently encountered individuals or families within your work or personal circles who fit this description, please feel free to refer them to this […]

April 3, 2020

Treasurer Transitions

We are happy to announce that Lavonn Hostetler has now begun working as our lead treasurer. She replaces Aaron Wieand, who served in that role on an interim basis. Meanwhile, Ruth Hathaway and Nancy Yoder continue to serve as our other treasurers with specific roles. Thank you to all four of these people!

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