Through music and fellowship our adult music program works to fulfill our church mission: to know and follow Christ and to help others know and follow Christ. As part of the music ministry, your talents will be put to good use to enhance our worship, our community, and our lives. The fellowship you experience with other musicians in these ensembles will help you grow in your faith as we praise God together.
This mixed voice ensemble sings a variety of sacred music for the 9:00 am service. As a part of this group, you will help lead the congregation in music each Sunday, September through July, and present special works during the Lenten and Christmas seasons.
Rehearsals: Wednesdays 7:30-9:00 pm (September through May); 7:00-8:00 pm (June and July)
Praise Team is an ensemble that leads contemporary worship for the Worship Cafe services at 10:30 and 11:30 am Sundays throughout the year. As a member of the Praise Team you can perform when you are available.
Roving Minstrels takes worship music directly to those in hospital rooms who are not able to come to church. If you’d like to join this small group of singers who spread smiles wherever they go, contact John Nollsch. Roving Minstrels sings as needed immediately following the 9:00 am traditional service on Sundays.
Carillonneurs is a five- to six-octave handbell group that plays in Sunday services nine times a year, in special services, and in the Cedar Rapids community. As a member of this group, you will work with other experienced ringers playing difficult music. Carillonneurs has frequently been a featured choir in American Guild of English Handbell Ringer (AGEHR) events.
Praise Band is an ensemble that is part of the Praise Team that leads contemporary worship for the Worship Cafe services at 10:30 and 11:30 am Sundays throughout the year. As a member of the Praise Team you can perform when you are available.