Martin Luther said,
"Next to theology, I give to music the highest praise."
Christ Lutheran has an exceptional Music Program, providing spiritually moving and inspiring music and hymns at all worship services as well as many community events.
Our Music Director / Organist Linda D. Keener has been with us since 1992. An accomplished organist,she has been playing the organ for several congregations since the age of 14. As Music Director, she plans and directs a variety of inspiring musical programs for worship and seasonal performances. Ms. Keener leads our chancel and bell choirs during our Sunday worship, and she often incorporates guest percussion, woodwind, brass and vocal musicians to enhance our worship experience.
Sings for the 10:30 a.m. worship service almost every Sunday, September - June, including anthems, an occasional cantata or hymn festival, extra seasonal services, sings with joint community services, and carols for home-bound members in December. Open to adults and teens.
Plays for the 10:30 a.m. worship service approximately once per month, September - June, including individual musical pieces, sometimes accompanying the Chancel Choir and congregational singing, and occasionally plays at an assisted living facility. Open to adults and teens.
Sings for the 8:15 a.m. worship service approximately once per month, September - June, occasionally joining with the Chancel Choir for special seasonal services. Open to adults and teens.
Sings for worship approximately three times per year, including Christmas Eve. Ages vary.
Brass, Woodwinds, Percussion, and other Instrumentalists:
Play individual musical pieces, accompany other music groups as well as the congregation, on a varied schedule per the Music Director.