Lutz Campus

18333 Exciting Idlewild Blvd.
Lutz, FL 33548

Idlewild at The Springs

8209 N 19th St
Tampa, FL 33604

Iglesia Bautista Idlewild

Main Campus, Student Building, Hall 2

Dear Church Family,


We are excited to share that we are now in our next phase of re-gathering, as we open up all of our small groups and age-graded services with Enhanced Safety Protocols.


If you feel safe to come back in person, we welcome you at our worship services and small groups on campus. If you are not ready to come back in person we completely understand and we will have ways for you to connect and stay engaged with online services and small group options.



  • Worship service times will return to 9:15am and 11am both in person and online.
  • Kidz Cove, our children’s worship service, will meet in person at 9:15am and 11am.


Small groups will meet on campus at 8am, 9:15am, and 11am.



  • Worship Service will resume in person at 6:30pm in the Worship Center.
  • Worship Quest for children 6:30pm in the children’s building.
  • Wired Middle School Service 6:30pm Hall 1
  • Axis High School Service 6:30pm Hall2
  • Wednesday night dinner will resume at 4:30pm in the Gatheria on October 7th.


Support Groups and Men’s and Women’s Bible Studies have resumed. Check with the specific ministry for details and to register.


We want you to know we are taking many precautions to help keep you and those around you safe. Below, you will find all of the precautions we are taking within each ministry space.



  • Across all ministries, masks are encouraged but not required when social distancing.
  • In classrooms and large group rooms chairs will spaced out for social distancing. Leaders will monitor room capacity.
  • Additional hand sanitizing stations will be added in all hallways and children’s building classrooms.

Preschool and Children (Birth through 5th grade)


  • Check-in will be touch free.
  • Doors will be propped open for a touch-free entry and exit.
  • Children’s Volunteers will be required to wear face masks in the hallways and upon entry and exit.
  • Preschool Volunteers will be required to wear face masks at all times around our infants and toddlers.
  • Classrooms will be sanitized between classes with Clorox wipes.
  • Snack and drinks, when used, will be pre-portioned and packaged.
  • The playground will remain closed.
  • Virtual Kidz Cove will still be offered on Saturday mornings at 9:30am via Zoom.

Patrick Newbill – Children’s Regathering Details

Sheila Goskie – Children’s Music Regathering Details

Students (Middle School through College)


  • 9/13 and 9/20 we will only meet as a large group on Sunday morning and will not break up in smaller groups. Groups will be assigned during these two weeks and will begin 9/27.
  • Virtual small groups will be offered at 9:15 and 11am via Zoom.
  • We are asking classes to not provide food or drinks in the classroom.
  • Our ICM College service will be held in The Worship Center for the first month on Tuesdays at 7pm beginning September 15.

Pastor Kelly Knouse – Student’s Regathering Details

Special Needs


  • Supplies (ie. crayons, markers, play-doh, etc) will be individually portioned and labeled with each student’s name.
  • Temperatures will be checked at the door for all volunteers and participants.
  • Masks or face shields are required for volunteers.



  • We are asking classes to not provide food or drinks in the classroom for the time being.
  • Coffee stations will not be open initially, but the café will be open.
  • Many classes will offer a live virtual option of their in-person class via Zoom. To get connected with a group visit

Pastor Wade Griffin – Adult Small Groups Regathering Details

Jodie Montgomery – Women’s Ministry Regathering Details


Due to Covid 19 Safety concerns:

  • Coaches will be required to wear masks when they cannot social distance.
  • We ask and encourage spectators to sit socially distanced at games.
  • All of our volunteers in the concession stand will be wearing masks.