Owatonna United Methodist Church
Friday, August 17, 2018
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Music Ministry

Celebration Singers

Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, and join the Celebration Singers. This is a dedicated and fun group of people who have answered God’s call to a joyful and inspiring music ministry. They lead the Crossings Contemporary Worship Service on Sunday mornings. Requirements include the ability to sing, attend rehearsal and praise our Lord through a wide variety of music, ranging from traditional to contemporary.  Rehearsals are at 8:15 p.m.  on Wednesdays.


Praise Band 

Guitar? Drums? Keyboard? or. . . .? Is God calling you to use your musical gift in the OUMC Praise Band? The Praise Band is an “instrumental” part of the Crossings Contemporary Worship Service, providing support for the Celebration Singers as well as leading worship on occasion and performing for special events and at church functions.  Rehearsals are at 8:15 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Chancel Choir 

Chancel choir leads hymn singing and shares special music during the Pathways Traditional Worship Service on Sunday mornings.  The director Mary Hitzeman selects inspiring and varied musical pieces for the choir as a whole and for solo and small group performances.  Requirements include the ability to sing and to attend rehearsal at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Jubilee Ringers

Love music, but you're not a singer?  Join the bell ringing choir and have a fun experience.  Twelve ringers are needed for the octaves of bells.  Rehearsals are at 5:15 p.m. If you've never tried ringing, contact Mary Hitzeman, the director.  You're in for an enjoyable experience.