Office Reopening Update

Date: 8/1/21 8:00 am
Subject: Church Office Operations

Church offices hours are normal as posted. Church business may be conducted in person or by phone or other virtual methods. Hand sanitizing is available upon entry to the building. Masking is not required.

Date: 8/13/20 4:00 pm
Subject: Reopen Planning

Our church offices are now open Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with guidelines in place.  

Date: 6/1/20 4:00 pm
Subject: Reopen Planning

We are in Phase I of our Phased Reopening Plan, so our church offices are open for limited hours. Currently, the office is open on Monday & Wednesday, from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. 

Date: 4/28/20 10:15 am
Subject: Reopen Planning

Pastor Josh will share Columbus Avenue's reopening plan on Sunday, May 3rd. Be sure to join the service via Livestream or Facebook Live!

Date: 4/17/20 2:30pm
Subject: Reopen Planning

The Columbus Avenue staff and leadership are developing a three-phase reopening plan that coincides with the “Opening Up America” guidelines ( and with Governor Abbott’s “Open Texas” guidelines ( These plans include ways to reopen the CDC and theCENTER using new procedures aimed at keeping participants and staff safe. At this point, a reopening date has not been established, but training for all staff in new, health safety procedures is being scheduled. An overview of reopening plans is scheduled to be released at the end of next week. 

Date: 3/31/20 5:30pm
Subject: Closures through April 30

In keeping with Governor Abbott's extension of the Shelter In Place order, Columbus Avenue Baptist Church offices will remain closed to visitors through April 30. The staff will still be working remotely, so please continue to communicate via phone and email.