"Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth.
Worship the Lord with gladness;
come into his presence with singing."
- Psalms 110:1-2
Together with the psalmist, Music Ministry at Christ Church celebrates and worships God with voices and instruments, involving over 150 participants in the music groups.A variety of vocal and handbell choirs are available for those who wish to participate. Experience and formal training are not required, only the desire to praise God through music.Please consider joining one of our music programs.
For information concerning participation in the music ministries, please contact any of the music staff members.
see staff contact info or call the church office 972-247-6136
Choirs and Music Groups
An adult vocal choir that sings and leads in worship during the 8:50 a.m. celebration of worship and rehearses on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. and Sundays at 8:30 a.m.
A small Gospel group which sings during the 8:50 Worship service. The Gospel flavor of the group highlights the more relaxed, informal service. They rehearse most Sundays at 7:50 a.m. All are welcome to sing with this group.
Christ Alive Praise & Worship Team
A contemporary instrumental and vocal ensemble, the Christ Alive Praise & Worship Team, leads our 11:00 a.m. worship throughout the year and performs at special events in the community.
This is a five-octave adult handbell choir which rehearses weekly and performs throughout the year for worship services. Participation in this choir requires experienced ringers.
This group is an all-church male vocal choir that sings during the Christmas season and generally once during the spring. The Men's Chorus sings a five-part harmony: first and second tenors, baritone, bass, and monotones!
The Four Hoarsemen
A Barbershop and Gospel Quartet which sings for special services and special events.
This is a unique, dedicated instrumental and singing group for persons in grades seven-twelve. This group offers contemporary music in worship and in special programs throughout the year. Membership is open to all who wish to participate. Rehearsals are 4:45 pm on Sundays during the school year.
A vocal choir is available for first through fifth grade. Rehearsals on Wednesdays from 6:20 - 7:00pm during the school year. In this choir, children will be divided into two groups by age. Children will have fun learning songs to sing in worship and special programs, learning to play musical and rhythm instruments, playing drama games, and performing musicals.
The Cherub Choir practices on Sunday morning at 11:00 in the Play Room. Cherub Choir ages from 3 years to Kindergarten.
A handbell choir which is offered for children in the sixth grade. Fifth graders may be included on a space-available basis. Rehearsals are 4:00 pm on Sundays.
Youth Bells II
A handbell choir for young people in middle school and high school. They rehearse weekly during the school year and perform for worship and special services throughout the school year. Rehearsals are 3:10 pm on Sundays.
Youth Bells I
A handbell choir for young people in high school. They rehearse weekly during the school year and ring for worship and special services throughout the school year. Rehearsals are 2:20 pm on Sundays.
A three octave beginning handbell choir for adults. This group named themselves Ding-A-Lings to lessen the pressure of performances. It is open to all men and women who would appreciate the opportunity to learn to play handbells.
Instrumental and Vocal Music
Various ensembles are formed and perform for special events and worship services throughout the year. These groups include solos, duets and other ensembles.