The Music Ministry of First Baptist offers something for almost any age. The mission of our ministry is to equip our people for worship leadership and to provide individuals with opportunities for meaningful service. Our choirs and ensembles include everyone from highly trained musicians to folks who just like to make music for the joy of it. Come join us as we seek to glorify God through music and worship. Participation is open to everyone regardless of church affiliation. Contact Mitch Huskison (828) 456-9465, ext. 107 or email him (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Sanctuary Choir (ages 18+); Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. in the Choir Room (Level 1 of the Education Building) The Sanctuary Choir is our primary choir for the 10 a.m. worship service each week. We sing a variety of music and provide seasonal programs throughout the year. No audition is required. If you can sing a hymn tune, you can sing in our choir. Childcare is provided free of charge.
Adult Handbells (ages 18+); Sundays 5:45 p.m. in the Handbell Room (Level 1 of the Education Building near the Choir Room) This is a musical ensemble dedicated to the ringing of English Handbells. Music reading skills are a plus. However, if you are willing to learn, we are willing to teach you. The choir leads in Sunday morning worship occasionally and presents seasonal programs as well. Participation is open to anyone.
The Worship Band leads in 10:00 a.m. worship service. You need experience to participate in this group and membership is limited. Contact Mitch Huskison (828)456-9465, ext. 107 or email him (email@example.com) for more information
The Youth Choir (6th – 12th grades); Sundays at 4:30 p.m. in the Choir Room. This choir sings a variety of music and leads in Sunday morning worship services and presents seasonal programs throughout the year. Their rehearsal schedule follows the school calendar. During the summer the Youth Choir travels on mission tours and participates in choir festivals. No music skills are required and you do not have to be a member of our church
Primetime Singers (ages 55 +); Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. in the Choir Room. Under this add: This choir provides programs of gospel songs and hymns to our area senior care facilities. They lead in Sunday worship on occasions and provide seasonal programs throughout the year. The schedule varies depending where the group sings on Wednesday mornings. You will be given a schedule for your convenience, but you can also call the church office at 828-456-9465 for any additional information. Membership is open to anyone who loves to sing. The group also goes to lunch together after they sing.