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Saint Philip A.M.E. Church Etiquette


The sanctuary is Holy ground, please treat it as such.


  1. Please dispose of all gum, candy and food before entering the sanctuary.
  2. Please limit walking upon entering the sanctuary.  Please refer to the bulletin for the information concerning entering and existing the church
  3. Small children should always be accompanied by an adult when leaving the sanctuary.
  4. Please refrain from excessive conversation while in the sanctuary.
  5. We ask parents with infants to utilize the cry room or nursery to change and/or feed children.
  6. We ask that you limit the use of cell phones in the sanctuary unless you are using it to support your worship experience. i.e. using an online bible, tweeting someone about what’s happening in service, etc.
  7. Please do not walk across the front of the sanctuary during worship service unless you are in an official capacity
  8. Our church campus is a non-smoking campus (including our parking lots).


Thank you for your understanding and cooperative spirit


Church etiquette is a code of conduct and courtesy to be observed in the Lord’s House.


“But all things should be done decently and in order.”

(1Corinthians 14:40 – NRSV)