MEDiA

Our A/V teams are integral to our Worship Arts here at Marysville First, especially since many folks are worshipping online at this time. We are currently recruiting to build our A/V Team for both worship services. We need folks who are comfortable on the sound board, volunteers that can click a mouse on a computer to change slides for the screens, and others to help run the cameras for the livestream.  WE WILL TRAIN ANY WILLING VOLUNTEER!!!  If this sounds like a way in which you may like to serve your church for worship, please contact Linda Forry.  Click here for information.

Contemporary: Praise Band

The Worship Team plays contemporary Christian Praise and Worship songs to accompany the 10:30am Sunday service in the Burnside Family Life Center. If you are a vocalist or play drums, bass, guitar, or keyboards, you are welcome to join us!  


Click here to get more information or call John Caballes through the church office at 937-642-4712.


Meets
Year-Round


Practice Schedule

Thursday nights in the gym

6:30-8:00pm Vocals and Band together  

Chancel Choir


The Chancel Choir is a choir open to adults, aged high school and older, interested in worshipping the Lord through song.  The choir leads Traditional Worship and  typically prepares a Christmas Cantata and Good Friday/Easter presentation each year.  The choir is ALWAYS accepting new members!


Rehearsals are on Thursday evenings at 7:00-8:30 pm in the choir room.   Please contact Linda Forry to acquire music and a schedule.
ALL are welcome!

Linda Forry, Director.  For more information click here





DRAMA TEAM



The Drama Team ministry presents short skits to compliment sermon topics

and produces full length drama and musical plays for special occasions and

off-site presentations. In addition to recruiting actors, the team is also

interested in finding backstage and technical help. 


Drama led by Doug Hoy. For more click here.



Handbell Choir

The FUMC Handbell Choir is a fun group of men and women that ring 3 octaves of Schulmerich Handbells and 4 octaves of Schulmerich Hand-chimes.  The group attends Area 5 Handbell Musicians of America events, including the spring conference each year where concerts are enjoyed, educational classes are offered to increase and refine their musical talents and participating in a large mass ring under the direction of some of the finest handbell composers and directors.


This group rehearses on Thursday evenings in the sanctuary from Sept-May and rings primarily at the Traditional Service.  They often join the Chancel Choir and other music groups for special events throughout the year.  



Carolyn Dunkin, Director. For more information click here.

Hands In MOTION [H.I.M.] Puppet Ministry

God has a sense of humor and the puppet ministry likes to present this through songs and skits with a message from Him to the audience.  It is always about glorifying Him. We share at FUMC for services and special events.

 

The puppeteers are busy Sept-May.  The group visit all six care centers in Marysville and one in Plain City.    After our performances, we have the kids take their puppets and mingle with the residents at the care facilities.  It is a good experience for the kids and the residents love them.

 

It is a fun ministry to learn new skills hidden talents, and friendships while serving the Lord.  Practices are on Monday nights Sept-May.  Practices are located in rooms 245 and 246 from 7:00-8:00 pm.  All 5th - 12th graders are welcome. 


Marianne Birt, Director.  For more information click here.


Joyful Noise

If you enjoy playing an instrument - a flute, a violin, a trumpet - we would love to have you join the Joyful Noise wind ensemble!  This instrumental choir supports primarily traditional services at First United Methodist Church.  We also support large choral works and cantatas throughout the year, so even if you worship at the Contemporary worship on Sunday mornings, there is an opportunity to play in this group!   


During the summer, practice occurs on specific dates on Mondays at 6:30-8:00 pm in the choir room.  Please contact Linda Forry to acquire music and a schedule. ALL are welcome!  

 

Linda Forry, Director.  For more information, click here.