MUSIC MINISTRY

Experience the joy of singing and performing music that glorifies God.
Our music programs are for all ages from preschool to adult. 

Adult Choirs

Chancel Choir
David H. Edelfelt, director 
Thursdays 7:30-9:15 p.m. in the Choir Room.  All interested adults are welcome to join at any time. Chancel Choir leads in worship approximately 3 Sundays a month, plus special services throughout the year. The choir presents two large choral works per year. 


Motet Choir  * 
David H. Edelfelt, director 
Thursdays 6:30-7:15 p.m. in the Choir Room. 
Motet Choir is auditioned from the Chancel Choir and sings for worship approximately once a month, plus selected other services.
* Numerical or audition restrictions may apply. All groups lead in Sunday worship on a rotating basis.

Youth Choirs

 Jr/Sr. High Choir
Suzanne Jozwiak & LeAnn Malecha, directors 
Sundays 11:10-12:00 p.m. in the Chapel 
Jr/Sr. High Choir is open to any junior or senior high school student. They lead in worship every 5-6 weeks and on other occasions throughout the year, including the Christmas Pageant.

Children's Choirs

Joyful Noise Choir
LeAnn Malecha, director
Thursdays 4:15-4:45 p.m. in the Choir Room. 
Open to all kindergarteners, this choir is the beginning of our graded choir program. They sing for worship usually every 8 weeks from September through April, plus the Christmas Pageant.
 

Cherub Choir (1-2 gr.)
Sue Ellen Skeens, director
Thursdays 4:00-4:45 p.m. in the Chapel. 
Cherub Choir is for 1st and 2nd graders. The choir sings for worship every 6 weeks or so from September through April, plus special services including the annual Christmas Pageant.
 

Faith Choir (3-5 gr.)
Gloria Song, director
Thursdays 4:15-5:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. 
This choir is open to 3rd through 5th graders. They sing for worship every 6 weeks or so from September through April, plus special services such as the Christmas Pageant.

The Chapel Music Team

Thursdays 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Chapel. 

Adult and youth church members with a passion for worshiping God, a love for a wide variety of musical expressions and an ability to improvise as an instrumentalist or vocalist, may express their interest in participating in this ensemble by contacting the church office. The Chapel Music Team is made up of a community of musicians who rotate through, leading worship in the Chapel Service year-round, in addition to a few other special services.
* Numerical or audition restrictions may apply. All groups lead in Sunday worship on a rotating basis.

Handbells

Bel Canto Ringers *
Jane Orth, director 
Thursdays 9:10-10:45 a.m. in the Belfry. 
This choir of experienced adult bell ringers plays for worship throughout the year. They also play for occasions outside the church, usually around the Christmas season. Membership may be limited by numerical or audition restrictions.

 

Vesper Bells *
Jane Orth, director
Mondays 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Belfry. 
Vesper Bells, a choir of adult ringers, plays for worship and special occasions throughout the year. Membership may be limited by numerical or audition restrictions.

 

Youth Bells
Kirk Townander, director 
Sundays 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the Belfry. 
All Jr. and Sr. Highs are welcome to join Youth Bells. They play for worship and special services throughout the year. It's a great way to mingle with other kids and make beautiful music.

 

Alpha Chimers (grades 3-5)
Gloria Song, director 
Sundays 11:15-12:00 p.m. in the Belfry 
This beginning training group for handbells is open to anyone in 3rd through 5th grade. It provides a chance to start learning the fun of handbell ringing.

 * Numerical or audition restrictions may apply. All groups lead in Sunday worship on a rotating basis.