Music Ministries

At First United Methodist Church, there are many opportunities for all people to lead in worship through music. Scroll down below to see our many different music ensembles. 

Chancel Choir

Covid -19 Update: Chancel Choir is not meeting at this time. 


Each Sunday, our Chancel Choir leads in our 10:45 service through a Choral Call to worship, and anthem, and helping to lead with the hymns. They also prepare a Christmas and Easter Cantata.



Our Chancel choir is for our adults as well as our 10th-12th graders. They practice on Wednesdays at 5:30 PM in the Sanctuary. 


Director: Kim Shirey

Adult Handbell Choir

Covid-19 update: Adult Handbell is not meeting at this time.


We have an Adult Hand Bell choir that leads in our 10:45 worship service. They practice on Wednesday evenings at 6:15 PM in the Hand Bell Room.


Director: Kim Shirey

Youth and Children In Music

We have many opportunities for our youth to participate in worship through our music ensembles. Look down below for more information.

Children's Choirs

Covid-19 Update: Children's Choir is not meeting at this time.


Our three children's choirs will lead in worship with either a Choral Call to Worship or a Special Music. We have two Children's Choir. 


Jesus and Music or JAM is for our Preschoolers.  

     Practice:  Wednesdays at 5:30 PM  

                      Directed by Tabitha Lewis

Grace Notes is for our Kindergartners through 2nd Graders. Joyful Singers is for our 3rd-6th graders.  

     Practice:  Wednesdays at 4:30 PM                                                                  Directed by Chelsea Ross and Tabitha Lewis

Children's Handbells

Covid-19 Update: Children's Handbells is not meeting at this time.


Our Children's Hand Bell choir will lead in worship with either a Choral Call to Worship or a Special Music


Our Children's Hand Bells is for our 3rd-6th graders and practices on Wednesdays at 3:45 PM in the Hand Bells Room.


Director: Ann Couch and Tabitha Lewis

Youth Handbells

Covid-19 Update: Youth Handbells is not meeting at this time.


Youth Hand Bell choir will lead in worship a few times a year.


Our Youth Hand Bells is for all of our youth (7-12 grades) and practices on Sundays at 5:00 PM in the Hand Bells Room.


Director: Kim Shirey.