Music Ministries: February 2022

This has been a difficult month for music-making at FCC in many ways. It is always more work for everyone involved to function in virtual mode. And while the spike in COVID-19 cases that moved us to shut down the church is still spiking, all has not

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Music Ministries: January 2022

The Music Ministries team at FCC has had a busy, productive, and rewarding December. Christmas Eve was the pinnacle of the year, so much of the fall’s work was toward that end. It paid off with resounding success. At the first Christmas Eve service, we had amazing special

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Music Ministries: December 2021

The Music Ministries team at First Congregational Church has been going strong over the past month. The FCC Chancel Choir has been busy preparing to present at least five pieces on Christmas Eve at the 8 p.m. service. We have some beautiful and inspiring music to share,

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Bell Choir Rehearsals

We gather on Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. to rehearse with our Handbell Choir. Handbells are beautiful and accessible instruments that are fun for the experienced as well as the aspiring musician.  Please join us up in the Sanctuary balcony to be a part of this music ministry!

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Chancel Choir Rehearsals

Choir rehearsal continues on Wednesdays, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. KN95 Masks are required. Remember to enter from the lower parking lot, either from the west Sanctuary door or at the double glass doors into the downstairs Atrium off the breezeway on the lower level. The

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Music Ministries: September 2021

Dear All, I would like to thank everyone for offering me such a warm welcome as I’ve begun my work at First Congregational Church. There are many challenges ahead as together we navigate the risks of COVID-19, but there is no better community to work through these

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How Can I Keep From Singing?

One of the most common questions I am asked is about singing during Covid. Unfortunately, I don’t have many positive answers. Current research shows that communal singing is one of the most dangerous activities during the pandemic. While singers intake more air, and send it out quickly,

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