Central United Methodist Church
Sunday, September 24, 2017

Music Ministry

The Music Ministry is a very active area of service at Central UMC. Opportunities to worship God through music are provided for members of all ages and skill levels. New members are always welcome!
 
Karla Foster
Music Ministry Director
 
Brian Morris
Organist/Asst.  Director
 
Becky Anderson
Pianist
 

The Celebration Choir (Adults and Older Youth)
Director, Karla Foster
The Celebration Choir provides music for the 11:00 AM worship service each Sunday morning and at other special services held during the year. In addition to providing music for Sunday morning this group also presents several special music programs for the church and community. This group rehearses each Wednesday evening at 7 PM. (No rehearsals the month of July).
 
The J.J. Pryor Handbell Choir (Adults and Older Youth)
Director, Donna Owens
The J.J. Pryor Handbell Choir provides music at special worship services throughout the year. Older youth and adults are welcome to ring with this group. The Handbell Choir rehearses each Wednesday afternoon from 5:00 - 6:00 (no rehearsal June - August).
 
 
Children's Choirs
 
Angel Choir (age 2 - Kindergarten) - Leaders: Katy Calhoun, Amy Shiver, Jennifer Shoultz,  Neysa Strahan
Joy Choir (2nd - 5th grade) - Leaders: Karla  Foster, Chasity Hostetler, Pam Morrison, Donna Wiley
 
 
All Children's Choirs meet on Wednesday from 5:00 to 6:00 PM. 
These talented children sing at selected morning worship services during the year as well as present a musical each year.  They also lead worship for our annual Children's Sunday in May.  They often participate with our Celebration Choir in various music programs during the year.
 
 
 
Youth Choir
Leaders: Karla Foster, Katrina Campbell
Our Youth Choir meets during July through September and presents a musical, often done in collaboration with Fitzgerald Church of the Nazarene.  Plans for summer 2015 will be announced soon.
 
 
 
 
Praise Team
Our Praise Team meets once a month for rehearsal and leads worship for our monthly praise and worship services (held on the third Sunday of each month at 6pm except May, June, July, and December).  The praise team also leads music many times throughout the year for our 11am service.