Preschool/Kindergarten Children’s Music--Led by Greig Lynn, the children learn musical techniques and simple songs with motions. This is an active learning time for our little ones. They meet from 6-7 on Wednesday nights during the school year.
Children's Music--Children in grades 1-6 meet on Wednesday nights in the chapel, where they learn musical techniques and songs, and have a Bible study and a short lesson. 1-3rd grades meet from 6-6:30 and grades 4-6 meet from 6:30-7. They meet during the school year. They have a presentation at the end of every semester. The children's music director is Karole Risker.
9:00 Praise Team - This ensemble leads the 9:00 a.m. contemporary worship service every week. They typically perform contemporary selections, but occasionally mix in an old gospel tune. The group rehearses on Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall. This group is led by Brian Pearson.
Chancel Choir - The Chancel Choir leads music at the 11:00 a.m. traditional worship service. The Chancel Choir is a traditional SATB Choir performing a wide variety of worship music from hymns, gospel, contemporary to traditional choral anthems. The choir also performs an annual Christmas Cantata as well as special music during Holy Week and Easter. The Choir will occasionally perform specials at the 8:00 and 9:00 worship services as well as other special services during the year. The Chancel Choir rehearses on Wednesday nights from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary. The Chancel Choir is directed by Brian Pearson. Anyone is welcome to join this group.
Handbells – Ringers practice once a week Sunday afternoons at 3:00 in the music office on the second floor. Experience is not required but you must be able to read music. Brian Pearson leads bells. Open to Senior High and up. Bells meet through the school year, ending in May and resuming in September. They are led by Brian Pearson.
Kids Choir 1-6 grades Spring 2018
1-3 grades meet in the chapel from 6-6:30 on Wednesday nights. They then go to Bible study.
4-6 grades meet for Bible study, then head to the chapel for choir. Programs end at 7:00.
The 1-6th grade children will sing in church:
February 25 at 9:00 service
March 25 at 11:00 service with Chancel Choir
April 29 at 9:00 and 11:00 services
We will have a short program on the last Wednesday night of the semester, on May 2 at 6:00 in the Fellowship Hall.
Music for kids choirs
We make sure each child has a CD of music we work on every semester.
Da Pacem Domine
What Great Love
Get in the Game
We Have Hope
Each and Every Day
Give Me Oil in My Lamp (with kids)
Fruit of the Spirit
Peace Like a River
Over the Moon
Who You Are
Sin Messed Everything Up
How Far Love Goes
Preschoolers meet in the large room at the end of the hall on the first floor in the children's wing. They have music in the classroom in the Welcome Center. They meet from 6-7 on Wednesday nights. Music is from 6:40-7 with Mr. Greig.