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Events Calendar

Today's Events

  • Confirmation RetreatConfirmation Retreat - 8/19/2018
  • Traditional WorshipTraditional Worship - 8/19/2018 - 8:45 AM to 9:30 AM
  • Sunday School for all agesSunday School for all ages - 8/19/2018 - 9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
  • SHINE Children's Worship (Ages 3-2nd grade)SHINE Children's Worship (Ages 3-2nd grade) - 8/19/2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • THE BRANCH (Contemporary Worship)THE BRANCH (Contemporary Worship) - 8/19/2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PMThe Branch is our contemporary worship service that meets every Sunday at 11am in the Fellowship Hall. The worship service is known by an inviting community that seeks to follow Christ and love people. The Branch is a great place to come if you do not have a church home or have never been to church before. It is open for people of all ages, backgrounds, races, and stages in the faith.   You will find vibrant music led by our praise band, food that helps to form a sense of community, and engaging messages that are Biblical and relevant today.
  • Traditional WorshipTraditional Worship - 8/19/2018 - 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Music and Worship Arts

Mission: To ennoble the congregation and enrich worship by providing opportunities for all ages to express themselves with their voices, instruments, and appropriate artistic expressions of praise.

Dr. Stephen J. Mulder is the Director of Music and Worship Arts, and he is assisted by organist Dr. Richard Chewning and pianist Alicia Smith.

The Chancel Choir is the primary adult choir and the capstone of the GFUMC Music Ministry. This ensemble practices each Wednesday from 7:30-8:45 pm and participates each Sunday for 11:00 worship.

The GFUMC Music Ministry offers choral, bell/chime, and instrumental ensemble opportunities for all ages. Private music lessons, art classes, other visual and performing arts activities and free recitals are available through the GFUMC Music and Worship Arts Ministry. For specific information, see the blue-coded events on the Calendar.