September 5 First Fall Rehearsals for First Ringers and Sanctuary Choir
September 6 First Fall Rehearsals for One Voice and Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir
October 17 (Wednesday)
Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal
Director: Karen Rudin
Accompanist: Barb Walker
November 21-22 No Choir Rehearsals: Happy Thanksgiving!
December 12 (Wednesday): Music Sunday Rehearsal in the Sanctuary, 6:00-7:00 p.m., followed by Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal in the Choir Room.
December 18 (Tuesday): Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir performing at Phoenix ZooLights, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Dei Gloriam Warmup
Sanctuary Choir Warmup
Bell Carol Prelude
December 26 Sanctuary Choir No Rehearsal
December 27 Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir No Rehearsal
January 2 Sanctuary Choir No Rehearsal
January 3 Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir No Rehearsal
January 9-10 First Spring Rehearsals for Sanctuary Choir and Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir
January 26 (Saturday)
Combined Grand Canyon and De Cristo Prestyteries at FPC (January 25-26)
Worship Service, with FPC Choirs, 9:00 a.m.
Final Prelude: In this Very Room - Ron and Carol Harris, arr. Fred Bock
Barbara Walker, Piano; Mark Ramsey, Organ
Anthem (Sanctuary Choir): A Jubilant Song - Allen Pote (#411)
Service of The Lord's Supper
Song of Invitation (Hearts Hands and Voices): In the Garden - C. Austin Miles
Communion Music: Oceans - Houston/Crocker/Ligthelm, arr. Ron Mallory (Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir)
Offertory (Dei Gloriam Handbell Choir): You Raise Me Up - Graham/Lovland, arr. Joel Raney
Benediction Response: When the Saints Go Marching In - arr. Arnold Sherman (Accompanied by Organ, Handbells, Percussion)
February 23 (Saturday)
Sanctuary Choir singing in the Third Biennial Mesa Interfaith Choral Festival (Grace United Methodist Church, 2024 E. University Dr., Mesa), with a morning combined-choir rehearsal and the Festival that evening.
March 6: Ash Wednesday
March 14 No One Voice/Dei Gloriam Rehearsals
March 20 No Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal
March 21 No One Voice/Dei Gloriam Rehearsals
March 22-24 First Players: Annie Get Your Gun
Maundy Thursday Service, 7:00 p.m., Sanctuary
Vigil of the Final Hours
Gethsemane, from Jesus Christ Superstar - Andrew Lloyd Webber (Dr. Glenn Bennett, Tenor)
4/28 (Sunday) Pure Praise Singers, Musical "Colby's Missing Memory", 4:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall
May 15 Final Spring Rehearsal for Sanctuary Choir
May 16 Final Spring Rehearsal for Dei Gloriam and One Voice
August 25 (Sunday), 4:00 p.m., FPC Ice Cream Social, with musical guests Vintage Rocket.
August 28 Wednesday Wrap Begins!
September 4 First Fall Rehearsals for First Ringers and Sanctuary Choir