We know that there are many ways to praise God, and we strive to create a prayerful worship experience for all ages. A magnificent organ and acoustic guitar, cherished hymns and contemporary songs repurposed for praise. Instrumentalists sharing their gifts with the congregation by playing their brass instruments or the piano. The dedication of our Chancel Choir and congregants who share intimate solos and duets. Every Sunday, we make a conscious decision to praise God by blending well-loved standards and the contemporary.
The Chancel Choir is the adult choir that sings each week in our
Sunday services. In addition to providing leadership for
the congregational hymn singing, the choir sings anthems and hymn
arrangements to enhance our worship services.
The Chancel Choir also presents special concert programs and
benefits throughout the year. Membership is open to all who can
carry a tune and are interested in serving the church through
music. No formal training is required. Solo opportunities are
At various times throughout the year, children prepare a song to
share in worship. This includes singing, playing bells or chimes,
or other instruments. All children are welcome to participate in
Our Bell Choir provides another type of musical experience at
First Church. It presents special music in our worship services
several times a year, including Christmas and Easter. Membership
is open to anyone who reads music and is willing to participate
in regular rehearsals and performances.