Music Ministries

Contemporary Music Ministries

JKBandWorship Band
The Worship Band welcomes all musicians who can play the electric and acoustic guitar, bass, keyboard or drums, as well as vocalists. The Band plays a variety of contemporary music styles at the 9:30am worship service. For more information or to join, please contact John King.

Student Praise Band
The ELEVATE Praise Band leads the Student Ministry Sunday nights from 6-8:15pm in the Matthias Family Life Center-Room 313. Students play electric and acoustic guitar, bass, keyboard and drums, as well as vocals. Student musicians are mentored by talented adults. Please contact Ally Stricker.


Traditional Music Ministries

Do you love music?

The gift of music is a ministry that touches so many and celebrates the Lord. Everyone is welcome — from the trained vocalist to the occasional singer. The choirs and orchestras perform at the 8:00 and 11:00am traditional Sunday services, as well as occasional special services at church and out in the community. For more information on traditional music ministries or to join, contact Michael Roberts, 407.644.2906.

childrensMusicRehearsal Times

Sunday

  • 5:00pm  – Impact Singers – Choir Room
  • 6:00pm – Celebration Ringers – Balcony
  • 4:30pm – Joyful Bells – Room 206

Wednesday

  • 4:30 pm – Children’s Choirs – Choir Room
  • 6:15pm – Jubilation Singers – Choir Room
  • 7:00pm – Chancel Choir – Choir Room
  • 7:00pm – Women’s Chamber Choir (all Ladies)

Thursday

11:00am – Grace Ensemble – Choir Room


Make a Joyful Noise!

Come Sing, Ring, or Play in the Music Ministry

Choir Ministry
Jubilation Singers                                                Wednesday – 6:15 – 7:00pm
Chancel Choir                                                       Wednesday – 7:00 – 8:30pm
Grace Ensemble (Ladies ensemble)                 Thursday – 11:00am – 12:00pm         
Women’s Chamber Choir (all Ladies)             Wednesday 7:00 – 7:30pm                Quarterly

 Youth Music Ministry
Impact Singers Pool Party Kick-off                 Sunday – 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Impact Singers – Full Rehearsal                     Sunday – 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.

 Children’s Music Ministry                           Email Jenniferb@fumcwp.org for details

Instrumental Music Ministry/Handbell Ministry
Celebration Handbells                         Sunday – 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Joyful Bells                                         Sunday – 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

Church Orchestra
(Sr. High thru Adult)           Email Michaelr@fumcwp.org for details           Monthly

Questions? Email Michaelr@fumcwp.org for student and adult music and Jenniferb@fumcwp.org for children’s music.


Children


Music Time for Pre-K & Kindergarten

Age-appropriate music activities to nurture a love of music. This is not a performance-based choir, but a music learning time which includes singing, playing instruments, movement and worship skills.

Primary Choir, Grades 1-2. Singing and Small Group music activities.

Elementary Choir, Grades 3-5. Singing and Small Group music activities.

Children’s Handchimes (Handbell choir), Grades 3-5.

 

Students

IMPACT Singers (6th-12th grades)
Students find a place to express their love of music and faith, combined with an emphasis on serving others. Rehearse weekly and sing regularly in worship as well as special events.

 

Adults

traditionalMusic1Chancel Choir
The Chancel Choir welcomes adults, from those who are still mastering the skills of singing to accomplished soloists, to lead music in traditional worship services. In addition to worship services, the choir sings at several liturgical services and performs a major work each year. This community of musicians rehearses and sings weekly.The Chancel Choir is accompanied by George Atwell, on organ and piano.

Jubilation Singers
This is an adult ensemble that rehearses weekly and sings regularly in worship. Music reading and advanced vocal skills strongly encouraged. Email Michael Roberts for details. Nursery care is provided by reservation only.

Grace Ensemble
This ensemble is composed of adult ladies who rehearse weekly and sing regularly in worship. The ensemble performs traditional, contemporary, secular and sacred music with worship responsibilities, as well as community outreach and service.

 

Instrumental Music

Celebration Handbells
An advanced adult bell choir for experienced players which rings six octaves and rehearses weekly and plays regularly in worship as well as for special events. Music reading skills required.

Joyful Bells
An open adult bell choir which rings three octaves and rehearses weekly and plays in worship and special events. Music reading skills strongly encouraged.

Orchestra (senior high through adult)
Youth through adult instrumentalists will rehearse monthly and perform special music and accompaniment for various worship services and seasonal presentations. Players should be at a moderately advanced level. Rehearsal time will be determined by leadership and ensemble membership.