Rehearsal Schedule Modifications During COVID
VIP – Zoom gathering Wednesdays 7:30-8:30
8:00 Music Team is not currently meeting.
Revelation – Rehearsal time change – 6:00-7:00
Jubilation – Normal Rehearsal Schedule
Agape –Normal Rehearsal Schedule
Youth Vocal Choirs
Voices In Praise (Grades 7+)
Voices In Praise leads music in worship two times a month, alternating between the 9:15 and 11:15 services. They sing at the 8:30 PM Christmas Eve service. Additionally, every other year VIP puts on a spring musical for the congregation. In preparation for their spring musical, VIP usually holds a winter "lock-in". Rehearsals are on Wednesdays from 7:00-8:00pm OR Sundays from 12:20-1:20pm.
8:00 Music Team
Our youth may choose to be a part of our early morning worship music team. This vocal ensemble provides music of a variety of styles for the 8:00 service on the first and third Sundays of the month. Rehearsals are on 1st & 3rd Sundays from 11:15-12:15pm.
Our youth may choose to be a part of our Contemporary Worship Team. The Contemporary Worship Team serves Centreville UMC by leading God-honoring praise and worship every Sunday morning at the 11:15 service and other special services throughout the year.
Youth Handbell Choirs
Revelation Ringers (Grades 7-10)
Open to ringers with 4 or more years of ringing experience. Revelation Ringers play for morning worship 4 – 5 times a year. They also play for the 8:30 PM Christmas Eve service. Rehearsals are on Wednesdays from 5:45-6:45pm.
Jubilation (Grades 9-12)
Open to ringers with 6 or more years of ringing experience. Jubilation plays for morning worship 5 – 6 times a year and plays for the 8:30 PM Christmas Eve service. They participate in the Handbell Dessert Concert in early spring. Rehearsals are on Sundays from 4:30-6:00pm.
Agape Ringers (Grades 7+)
This choir rings beginning to intermediate music. They ring in worship 4-5 times a year, provide music for special services, and participate in the local handbell festivals and the Handbell Dessert Concert. Rehearsals are on Wednesdays from 7:15-8:15pm.
Special Music Events
Voices In Praise Lock-In
The VIP Lock-In is held annually in late winter either just for fun and fellowship or to work on the upcoming Spring musical.
Handbell Dessert Concert
The Handbell Dessert Concert is annual concert by several of our handbell choirs. The concert is followed by a dessert buffet. Proceeds benefit the handbell ministry.
The Variety Show is held every so often to allow our children, youth and adults to prepare secular music to share in a themed show.