Be exalted, O Lord, in your strength; we will sing and praise your might. Psalm 21:13
Adults, youth & children are welcome to participate in our music mnistries at Genesis UMC. The music ministry is a vital part of our church life offering all styles of church music for all ages.
A traditional SATB ensemble, the style of music sung by the Genesis Chancel Choir varies from classical to contemporary. The choir rehearses each Tuesday at 7 p.m., and leads music on Sundays at 11:20 a.m. We are often accompanied by the Genesis Instrumental Ensemble, one of our Handbell Choirs, or the Horns of Praise.
The Genesis Praise team leads music at 9 am each Sunday. The praise team consists of vocalists who are often accompanied by a keyboardist, a guitarists, a drummer and percussionist, or a bass player, This group rehearses on Thursday nights at 7:00 p.m.[/su_column] [/su_row]
Talented musicians who play woodwind, brass, string or percussion instruments come together to create an ensemble that participates in worship from time to time. Rehearsals are right after the 11:20 a.m. service on Sundays.
If interested, please email your name, contact information, instrument, and general level of playing to Helga Bogardus so she can prepare arrangements with proper instrumentation. At least 2 years of middle school band experience is needed to play.
This adult handbell group rings 4 octaves of Malmark handbells and choir chimes. Some music reading experience is required to join this choir. We rehearse each Monday at 7 pm. We ring at least once a month for the 11:20 am service; accompanying the choir, the congregation, as well as solo handbell choir pieces.