The Ascension Choir is directed by Mary Butler, Director of Music Ministry. The choir is a group that enjoys “making a joyful noise unto the Lord.” We meet on Wednesday evenings
for rehearsals beginning at 7:30 pm and ending around 9:00 pm,
September through May.
Choir is open to everyone from 9th grade through adult.
A SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS
December 17 at 10:00 am
in the Holy Cross Hall
The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols was first held on Christmas Eve 1918.
The Ascension Choir, Handbell Choir, and Praise Band will share special music during the service.
The Handbell Choir is directed by Lynn Lyon-Vaiden. Four octaves of Schulmerich Handbells and three octaves of Malmark Choir Chimes are used by the Handbell Choir. Rehearsal time is Wednesday evening from 6:30 pm to 7:45 pm, September through May. The Handbell Choir is open to individuals in 6th grade through adult.
REHEARSAL ALERT: The Praise Band will rehearse at 7:45 pm on Wednesday, December 13 in the Holy Cross Hall to prepare for December 17 and December 24 worship services.
The Praise Band is a group of musicians who play a variety of instruments including acoustic guitars, drums, violin, clarinet and recorder. The band leads a variety of worship music including gospel, folk and contemporary selections. Anyone who plays an instrument is welcome. Contact the Director of Music Ministry for the dates of the Wednesdays on which the Praise Band will rehearse at 7:45 pm.