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Jr. ChoraleJr. Chorale is for older elementary children in grades 4-6. Children learn to sing in two part harmony, share in the playing of rhythm and musical instruments, and participate in other visual arts such as drama and sign language. The Jr. Chorale sings for the 11:00 a.m. worship service during the school year. Rehearsal is Wednesday afternoons, 5:30 - 6:00, September - April.
The Westminster Choir is made up of youth in grades 7-12. This choir meets on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
Youth enjoy sharing in contemporary Christian songs, as well as participating in dramatic interpretations, choreography, and the playing of musical instruments in worship. The Westminster Choir sings for the 11:00 a.m. worship service periodically during the school year.
Chancel ChoirThe Chancel Choir is for adults, ages 18 and older, who enjoy singing and sharing a growing and nurturing fellowship. The Choir meets on Wednesday evenings from 7:30-8:30 p.m., and again on Sunday mornings at 9:45 a.m. to prepare music for the 11:00 a.m. worship service. The Choir enjoys singing a variety of musical styles and is blessed with a large musical library of exciting and meaningful anthems to share with our congregation. New members are encouraged to join the Chancel Choir at any time during the year.
Other Worship Arts
Worship is enhanced by Dramatic Readings and other enactments of Biblical stories. There is opportunity for a variety of participation from the reading of scripture to dramatic interpretations.
Liturgical Dance is an art form which greatly contributes to visual arts in worship. Many of our youth and older adults have had some experience in dance interpretation and expression.
Sign Language is another way of communicating texts through the use of hand motions and is an art form that even the youngest can enjoy.
Our church is blessed with a variety of persons who play Musical Instruments. Members are encouraged to share their gifts in worship and other gatherings throughout the year. Instrumental ensembles are featured several times during the year in worship and on other occasions.