Music Ministry

Please consider becoming a member of our musical family! The exploration and nurturing of our faith through music is an integral part of our spiritual life at Westminster.

Westminster Choir

The Westminster Choir is an adult volunteer choir; it leads worship weekly at the 11:00 a.m. Sunday worship services.

Rehearsals: Thursdays, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. and Sundays, 10:15 a.m.
Location: Choir Room 112

Commitment and level of musicianship to participate:

  • Able to read music on some level
  • Punctuality and focus
  • A reasonable regularity of attendance of rehearsals

If you are interested in the Westminster Choir, please contact the Worship and Music Committee at [email protected].


Westminster Ringers

An advanced group of adult and older youth handbell players (5 octaves Schulmerich). Plays at the 11:00 a.m. Sunday worship service 6 times a year.

Rehearsals: Thursdays, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Sanctuary

Commitment and level of musicianship to participate:

  • Previous handbell-playing experience, at least an intermediate level
  • Commitment to attend rehearsals consistently

If you are interested in the Westminster Ringers, please contact the Worship and Music Committee at [email protected].


Celtic Cross Ringers

Intermediate Adult Handbell Ringers (5 octaves). Plays in worship about 4 times per year. The Ringers maintain the momentum of the choir by combining the joy of ringing bells with a strong camaraderie. Each year, the music becomes more challenging, allowing the choir to acquire further music skills, this advancing its music ministry. We are always looking for people interested in ringing handbells as substitutes or as permanent members as vacancies occur!

Rehearsals: Mondays, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Sanctuary

If you are interested in the Celtic Cross Ringers, contact Carolyn Carmack at [email protected].


Children’s Choirs

Our two Children’s Choirs, the Genesis Singers (grades K-2) and the Covenant Singers (grades 3-6), sing at the 11:00 a.m. worship service approximately 8 times a year.

Rehearsals: Wednesdays during the school year
Genesis Singers: 5:15 – 5:45 p.m.
Covenant Singers: 5:45 p.m. – 6:15 p.m. (3-5)
Location: Room 304
The room across the hall, Room 303/305, is open for parents and siblings while the students are in choir. Each week before/following rehearsal, families are invited to share in a pizza meal for a small fee.

What’s involved:
Learning songs for fun and faith development
Learning music skills through musical games
Fellowship with church friends
Learning to be worship leaders

If interested, please contact Molly Roden, Interim Director of Children’s Music.