We know from experience that singing has great force and vigor to move hearts of men to invoke and praise God with a more vehement and ardent zeal.
There are many opportunities for individuals and families to participate in our music ministry, summarized below. If you have questions about I.P.C.’s Music Program, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs. Kathryn Van Eck, Director of Music Ministries, firstname.lastname@example.org or 912-421-8107.
Sanctuary Choir Wednesday 6:30-8:30
The Sanctuary Choir is composed of adults of any age. There are no auditions required, but it is essential that one be able to carry a tune. Note reading is helpful. The choir sings a variety of repertoire ranging from composers as Thomas Tallis, Bach, and Handel, through present day composers.
The choir meets in the Choir Room each Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30pm.
Youth Choir Sunday 4:00-5:00
The Youth Choir is for young people from Jr. High – College. This choir sings regularly through the church year and finishes off their season with a choir trip. Rehearsals are in the Choir Room from 4:00-5:00 each Sunday.
- Rehearsals begin on September 7
Chapel Choir Sunday 7:00-7:45
The Chapel Choir is comprised of children from grades 2 through 6. The main goal of this choir is to teach children to love music in general and in particular to love the music of the church.
The Chapel Choir meets in the Choir Room on Sunday evenings from 7:00-7:45.
- Chapel Choir begins on September 7
Seraph Choir-Cherub Choir Sunday 10:10-10:30
Both of these groups meet throughout the year.
The Seraph Choir is comprised of children 4-5 years old. The 4 and 5 year old children sing in their Sunday School rooms with their teachers. In October, the Seraph Choir begins singing in the Choir Room in preparation for the Lessons and Carols service held each December.
The 1st -2nd grade children (Cherub Choir) meet in the Choir Room. This choir works on rhythm patterns, note values, and some note reading.
Bell Choir Wednesday 5:30-6:30
The Bell Choir is made up of high school through adults. The beautiful sonority of the bells is heard several times during the year including Lessons and Carols. Bell Choir is limited to 16 ringers and is directed by Mrs. Edith Brunson. The Bell Choir rehearses on Wednesday afternoon from 5:3 0-6:30.
- Bell Choir begins rehearsals on September 18.
Seasonally, the Chime Choir is organized and is for children from 2nd-6th grade. This choir is heard many times during the year in evening worship.