Health Ministries


City of Boise Face Mask Mandate info

State of Idaho moves to Crisis Standards of Care state-wide September 16, 2021

Blaine County and City of Hailey reinstate face mask mandates. Both are effective September 14, 2021

Blaine County order
City of Hailey order

Idaho Governor Brad Little's reopening Idaho plan

Idaho has moved to Stage 4 as of May 11, 2021

Idaho Vaccine Plan

Oregon Reopening Plan

NEW: Governor Kate Brown has issued an outdoor mask mandate effective August 27, 2021

New: Governor Kate Brown has reinstated mask mandate effective August 13, 2021.

Oregon Vaccine Plan

Guidelines for All of Oregon

Face Covering information 

CDC Guidance for fully VACCINATED people

CDC Guidance for unvaccinated people

Why Do You Need to Wear Face Coverings?

Why Mask Guidance Changed

Research at UC Davis Children's Hospital Says Wearing Masks Cuts Your Own Risk by 65%



Going Digital Resources

Online Worship Options

Resources for Going Digital

Online Ministry Resources from AdventistChurchConnect

For Churches

Expectations for Idaho and Oregon churches: updated 5/17/2021

Expectations for Children's Sabbath Schools: English

Expectations for Children's Sabbath Schools: Spanish

FAQs re: Reopening Churches from Adventist Risk Management

Adventist Risk Management: How To Maintain a "Closed" Church



For Individuals

COVID-19 Risk Chart by Texas Medical Association - what is your risk in these activities, which assumes you are following currently recommended safety protocols when possible.            en Espanol

How to Do Social Distancing

God's Promises of Protection and Faithfulness

Need Assistance and Live in the Treasure Valley (Idaho)?

How to Use Adventist Giving - video

Adventist Risk Management

      Solutions, March 2020 newsletter on COVID-19

Adventist Risk Management Hand Washing/How Not to Spread Disease Videos:




For Parents

Resources for Parents

Message from Patrick Frey, Idaho Conference Education Superintendent 


Idaho Conference & Adventist Church Responses


Families First Coronavirus Response Act  Employee Rights

General Conference Health Ministries

NAD Vaccine Information, Guidance on Immunization

State and Federal Government Resources

Rebound Idaho Plan

Oregon Reopening Plan

US Department of State Travel Advisory

CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

CDC Guidance and Benefits on Use of Face Masks 

CDC Update on What Constitutes "Close Contact"

World Health Organization

CDC Resources for Households

What Are We to Do?


Interesting Health Studies and Other Resources

1. Eat Adventist: 8 Foods That Help You Live Longer

2. Living to 100 in Loma Linda, where a healthy diet comes from the Bible
3. Vegetarian Food Plate





Evidence-Based Principles for Better Health and Wellbeing