MAY 2012

May 3
(Thurs., 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.): Choir rehearsal-Music Rm.
WOMEN’S SECTIONAL REHEARSAL 7:00-7:30 p.m.-optional, but recommended.

May 5 (Sat., 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in music room): Dress rehearsal for concert.

May 6 (5th Sun. of Easter-Communion-Music Recognition Sunday):
Offertory Anthem: Sing Them Over Again to Me –arr. by Gilbert M. Martin
Communion: More Love –Shaker Hymn, arr. by Sid Davis

May 6: (Sunday, 7:00 p.m.): Spring choral program in the music room:
American Treasures-Favorite Anthems, Hymns, & Spirituals, Pt. II.
Church-wide potluck supper in Fellowship Hall at 6:00 p.m.
Dress is concert black/white combination.

May 10: NO REHEARSAL TONIGHT. . .take a well-deserved night off!

May 13 (6th Sun. of Easter): Chancel Choir will NOT sing this morning; bell choir plays.

May 17 (Thurs., 7:30 – 9:15 p.m.): Last regular choir rehearsal-Music Rm.

May 20: (7th Sun. of Easter):
Offertory Anthem: We Shall Walk Through the Valley in Peace
   –spiritual, arr. by Moses Hogan
Amen: Psalm 17 (Keep me as the apple of the eye) –Jane M. Marshall
   (p. 13 in Psalms Together-yellow)

May 24 (Thurs., 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.): End-of-year Choir Party at Westminster-Family members/significant others welcome! Bring an appetizer or dessert to share.

May 27: (Pentecost; Memorial Day weekend): NOTE THAT REHEARSAL starts at 9 a.m.- Summer service schedule begins today-one service at 10 a.m.
Offertory Anthem: Gracious Spirit, Holy Ghost –Austin C. Lovelace
Choral Amen: The Lord Bless You and Keep You –Peter C. Lutkin

From June through August, Summer Choir provides anthems for Sunday worship, rehearsing on Sunday mornings only. Note that from MAY 27th through SEPTEMBER 2nd, WESTMINSTER WILL HAVE ONE SERVICE ONLY, AT 10:00 a.m. SUMMER CHOIR REHEARSAL BEGINS AT 9:00 a.m., in the music room. Whenever you are in town & feel like singing, please join us. Children are welcome to sing with us, but anyone under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult (for both rehearsal & service).

Chancel Choir Thursday evening rehearsals resume on September 6th.