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Other Ensembles

Manchester United Methodist Church has a long-standing history of music and the worship arts. There are ensemble opportunities for musicians of all ages and experiences. To learn more, click on each image.

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If interested in joining one of these ensembles, please fill out the form below or email Emily Pikaard.


Pastor's Note

And All Flesh Shall See It Together

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given,and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. (Isaiah 9:6) The Season of Advent is upon us, and the waiting has begun.  We

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Pastor's Note

The Throne Of His Glory

The last Sunday of the church year is called “Christ the King Sunday” by some, “Reign of Christ Sunday” by others. The official title of the day in the Catholic Church is, “The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe.” Now that’s a mouthful! As significant as this

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Worship Arts Opportunities

Woods Mill Ensemble

Rehearsal Day: Saturdays
Time: 2:00 – 5:00pm
Location:  Historic Chapel
Director: Karen Person

This instrumental group is for adult and high school students. The group now plays for Saturday Chapel services once a month (and occasionally on Sunday morning 11:00 services) with a variety of instruments including violin, viola, cello, flute, guitar, and piano.  

If you are an instrumentalist who would like to join a group and play occasionally, we would welcome you!  We are especially seeking an experienced violinist and any of our high school students who  want to play occasionally. 

Manchester Brass 2023

Worship Arts Opportunities

manchester brass

This brass ensemble provides support for the Manchester UMC Worship Services.