"It was the duty of the trumpeters and singers to make themselves heard in unison in praise and thanksgiving to the Lord; and when the song was raised... the glory of the Lord filled the house of God."
2 Chronicles 5:13,14
Making a Joyful Noise! The Music Ministry seeks to meet the spiritual needs of the congregation and community by glorifying God with voice and instruments, providing Christian education and growth through music, and proclaiming the word of God in song. You will find a musical group best suited to your interests and abilities amongst our varied offerings for singing choirs, handbell choirs and instrumental ensembles. Everyone is welcomed and encouraged to be a part of this vibrant ministry of the church. Please consider taking advantage of these exciting opportunities, and dedicate your time and talents to serve God through music.
Welcome to our new Director of Music - Mark Helms
Mark Helms begins his work as our Director of Music and the Arts on July 15th. A native of Auburn, Alabama, Mark earned a Bachelor of Music in Church Music at Furman University and a Master of Music Choral Conducting at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. His abiding faith and experience in directing a wide array of ensembles and choirs made him the unanimous choice of our search committee.
Rehearsals: Thursday 7:00-9:00 pm
This choir is the mainstay of our music leadership in worship. Join a community of people who love music and love to offer their gifts to God in worship.
Rehearsals: Thursday 6:00 to 7:00 pm
Sunshine Singers (Age 4 - Grade 1)
Wednesday 4:30 to 5:15 pm
For our youngest singers, this group will learn fun interactive songs as they are introduced to music and singing
Jubilation Choir (Grades 2 - 5)
Wednesday 4:30 to 5:15 pm
This choir is a great opportunity for young people to develop themselves as singers in a fun environment
Celebration Ringers (Grades 2-5)
Wednesday 5:15 to 5:45 pm
This is the first bell choir children participate in. They will learn the basic techniques of how to ring both handchimes and handbells
Youth Choir (Grades 6-12)
Sunday 5:30 to 6:00 pm
Our older children enjoy honing their vocal skills in a friendly environment
Festival Ringers (Grades 6 - 12)
Sunday 6:00 to 6:30 pm
Our teens will hone their ringing skills, learning more advanced techniques
Rehearsals: Sunday 8:30 to 9:30 am
Our orchestra is open to anyone from for 8th graders through adults. This all-volunteer ensemble plays in worship once a month, and for our two big Celebrate the Arts events.