The Sanctuary Choir rehearses each Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Choir Room and leads in worship each Sunday. They sing a wide variety of styles, from Mozart's Gloria to Hezekiah Walker's Every Praise. For more info email the music office. To see a video of the choir's recent presentation of "A Classic Carol Christmas" click here.
The Ladies' Ensemble is made up of young adults. Under the leadership of Eric Vandiver, the group meets on Wednesday evenings at 5:45pm in the Chapel. They perform a mixture of traditional and contemporary music, singing in the church worship service several times a year. A slightly larger new group with male singers, the Small Ensemble was formed in the fall of 2012, and has begun rehearsing periodically throughout the year. For more information, contact Eric Vandiver.
The Singing Seniors (Senior Adult Choir) rehearse each Thursday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. in Hunter Hall 115 (coffee at 9:30am). In addition to singing in worship services on occasion at FBC, the choir sings in retirement homes several times a year, participates in MayHim Senior Adult Choir Festival at Camp Bethany, and shares God's love through music. There is no age requirement or limit for being a part of this great group of singers. For more info email the music office.
The Adult Handbell Choir rehearses each Tuesday from 12:30 - 1:20 p.m. in the Bell Room. We ring a 5 octave set of Schulmerich bells and a 4 octaves set of Schulmerich bells as well as a 4 octave set of Malmark Choir Chimes. For more info email the music office.
The newly formed MIddle School Choir is sponsored by both the church and the First Baptist Church School. The 6-8 grade choir rehearses each Tuesday and Thursday at 11:35-12:20 during school hours. The choir is co- directed by Glen Adkins (church staff) and Kari Turner (school staff).
CHILDREN'S MUSIC, MISSIONS & MORE "M&M"
Your child is invited to join us for an engaging time of music! Three Children's Choirs experience the dynamics and excitement music offers each Wednesday, during the school year, from 6:00 - 7:30 pm in our "KidZone" in Hunter Hall. The choirs are broken down by age groups: 4's & 5's, 1st & 2nd Grade, and 3rd - 5th grade. Our Children's Music coordinator is Heather Vandiver.
For more info, contact the music office or call the church office at (318) 865-8414.