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Bloomington Friends Meeting

Meeting Times

We are having hybrid Meetings with simultaneous involvement of both Zoom participants and attenders who are masked at the Meetinghouse. (Please email bloomington.friends.website@gmail.com for Zoom links). 

Childcare is provided.

The meeting is handicapped accessible. All seekers are welcome.

Sunday (First Day)

  • 9:50 am Hymn singing
  • 10:30 am Meeting for worship
  • 10:45 am Sunday School (Children join in worship from 10:30-10:45.)
  • 11:30 am Fellowship after Meeting for Worship
  • 12:15 pm Often, there's a second hour activity. Check the calendar.

Wednesday (mid week meeting)

  • 9:00 am Meeting for worship
  • 9:30 am Fellowship after Meeting for Worship

What's New

Bloomington Friends Meeting is still having in person worship in addition to Zoom workship in a hybrid manner.

We ask that all attendees comply with the new health and safety guidelines approved January 9, 2022, which are subject to change as circumstances with the pandemic change.

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Meetinghouse Health & Safety Guidelines as of 12/24/2021

Vaccination to the fullest extent for your situation is urged for all attending in person

Remain home if you do not feel well or if you show any signs of COVID infection

Sign in is required for the purpose of possible future contact tracing.

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Each committee and officer has a charge, a list of duties, the most recent (Dec 2021) charges are attached to this post.

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Bloomington Friends’ expansion of in-person meeting for worship:

Bloomington Friends hold as a high value meeting in person for worship, while taking seriously the need for protecting everyone’s health and safety.  What follows are our current guidelines for worship and fellowship at the meetinghouse.  We continue to explore technological solutions for satisfactory hybrid gatherings.

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For first day meeting for worship, a guest book has been added to the participant list where newcomers and visitors may sign in.  Their information will then be added to our actual guest book kept at the meetinghouse.  

If you are new to our meeting and miss the announcement at the beginning of worship, please send a message to the "Guest Book" participate on Zoom and let us know you came!  We will also be excited to welcome you at the end of Meeting.

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Bloomington Friends Meeting has established a procedure for a Friend to call a Zoom meeting for worship when they feel a need. 

This discussion arose after a question was raised about how a meeting for worship could have been called in response to the events in Washington, DC, on January 6. 

The procedure is as follows: 

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Worship with us!

812-336-4581
Physical Address
3820 Moores Pike
Bloomington, IN 47402
United States
Post Office Box
PO Box 2303
Bloomington, IN 47402
United States
Meeting Times: 

We are having hybrid Meetings with simultaneous involvement of both Zoom participants and attenders who are masked at the Meetinghouse. (Please email bloomington.friends.website@gmail.com for Zoom links). 

Childcare is provided.

The meeting is handicapped accessible. All seekers are welcome.

Sunday (First Day)

  • 9:50 am Hymn singing
  • 10:30 am Meeting for worship
  • 10:45 am Sunday School (Children join in worship from 10:30-10:45.)
  • 11:30 am Fellowship after Meeting for Worship
  • 12:15 pm Often, there's a second hour activity. Check the calendar.

Wednesday (mid week meeting)

  • 9:00 am Meeting for worship
  • 9:30 am Fellowship after Meeting for Worship
Donations

Donations to our Meeting in any amount are most welcome.

You can mail checks to:Treasurer, Bloomington Friends Meeting, P.O. Box 2303, Bloomington, IN 47402. Please indicate on the check whether you want to contribution to our General Fund or to our Building Fund.

The easiest way to make periodic donations from a bank account is to use their “Bill Pay” feature, which sends a pre-determined amount, usually monthly, from your account to the Meeting’s Post Office box.  Please contact bloomington.friends.website@gmail.com or Ted Emigh or Julie Chapin for setup assistance.