Music and worship at FUMC
The Music & Worship ministry exists to Worship God, Love Others, Serve God and Invite Others in all that we do. If you are interested in using you talents through music or creative arts, we have a place for you! Check out the information listed and if you would like to speak with someone please call us at 850-763-6537.
Our annual "Festival of Choirs" event will be held on Monday, December 5th in the Sanctuary. This event features high school choirs from our area including Bay, Mosley, Rutherford, Bozeman, North Bay Haven as well as the Bay County Community Youth Choir. We ask that attendees bring two canned food items as admission. This is a wonderful, exciting tradition that shares the sounds of the Season! Don't miss out!
Our Sanctuary Choir leads worship during our 10:30 am Sanctuary service on Sunday mornings. They sing a variety of choral music from classical to contemporary. They give concerts during holiday seasons and throughout the year. The Choir welcomes singers of all ages and musical ability. Rehearsals are held on Wednesday evenings from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Choir Room.
Our Praise Teams leads worship during on 10:30 am Gathering service in the Community Life Center. They sing and lead a mix of contemporary music and well-loved hymns. The Praise Team is always looking for talented singers and instrumentalists. They rehearse on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-7:30 in the Community Life Center. If you'd like to find out more about joining the Praise Team, please contact Alison Beck.
Hims of Grace
Our Hims of Grace is an all-male ensemble. Made up of men of all ages, they sing gospel and southern music. The Hims sing regularly in both services. This group rehearses on Monday evenings from 6:00-7:00 in the Trinity Center and meets September through May. Please contact Scott Parmer if you would like more information on the Hims of Grace.
Our handbell ensemble, Cathedral Bells, meets on Tuesday evenings from 5-6pm in the Gathering from September through May. They perform during holiday seasons and throughout the year. Cathedtal Bells welcomes members of all ages and musical abilities.
The Faires Ladies is a female ensemble. This group is volunteer led by Marvin Miller. They rehearse on Wednesday mornings at 10 a.m. in the Choir Room. They sing September through May and share the joy of music to local nursing and retirement home residents. They sing a mix of sacred and lighter music, including showtunes, novelty songs, and music from the "good ole days." If you would like more information or are interested in having the Faire Ladies performing at your facility, please contact Marvin Miller or call the front office (850.763.6537).