Music Ministries


August 26, 2018 – Anthem

Just Tell Them When You Saw Me I Was on My Way Our very own Connie Groff sang a wonderful Anthem at the 9:00 & 10:30 am service! She was accompanied by Jon Groff, Landon Grote, Kayla Carnicle and Maggie Atterbury. Here is the video in case you missed it.

Guidelines for Evaluating Congregational Singing

Thoughts from the Director of Music I was looking at the website of the Reformed Church in America recently. I was reminded of my responsibility as your Director of Music to nurture and grow our congregation singing. The article suggests ten criteria to use when considering music that will be sung by the congregation. Here is the ten criteria. Suggested Guidelines for Evaluating and Nurturing Congregational Singing What theology is expressed in our congregational singing? Is it biblical? Is it…

Fearful & Fearless

Thoughts from the Director of Music Sunday afternoon seems to be my reflection time. I usually finish my planning for the next Sunday – hymns, anthems, responses, instrumental music, vocal solos, etc.  I try to think about each musical element and what it will contribute to our worship. I recently found the following article and thought it did a good job explaining approaches to God in worship. He asks the questions, “Is our approach fearful or fearless?”  Here is his…