Tag: music

Ethan Massey

Administrative Assistant – Music & Worship Although I am originally from Illinois, just 20 minutes from downtown St. Louis, I currently live in the Dogtown area of the city with my fiancé. I graduated with my Bachelor’s of Science in Applied Communications Studies with an emphasis in Public Relations from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. I…
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Weekend Serving Roles

There are so many ways you can get involved and help others at Manchester UMC. Our weekend services provide a wide-range of serving opportunities for all ages, abilities, schedules and preferences. Check out some of the most popular ways to help and make a difference on the weekends. If you’d like help in choosing a…
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John Cargile

Organist/Music Associate I joined the MUMC staff as Organist/Music Associate in November of 2007. At MUMC I assist the Director of Music in many aspects of the music program; serve as Principal Organist and oversee our two associate organists; accompany both the Chancel and Coventry Choirs; and direct the Youth Choir CANTATE. I thoroughly enjoy the opportunity to play the wonderful Colby…
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Kevin McBeth

Director of Music & Worship I joined the staff of Manchester United Methodist Church in 1995, after serving churches in Texas and Iowa.  As Director of Music and Worship Arts, I have the great privilege to lead this vital ministry, which includes nearly 500 children, youth and adults in all facets of Fine Arts:  music,…
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Children's Choirs waving palm branches on Palm Sunday

Children’s Choirs

Children’s Choir Mission To provide an engaging environment for children that encourages musical, spiritual & personal growth through education, fellowship, & outreach. When We Meet Children’s Choirs meet on Wednesdays September through April and sing in worship monthly. o   IMPORTANT NOTE: More information regarding registration and updates, please be sure to check the website often. o   FOR…
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Small Groups

Youth Small Groups and Leadership Teams

COVID-19 Information Youth programming will look differently depending which phase Manchester UMC is in. Click here to read Manchester UMC’s Pandemic Plan for Mission and Ministry. We will complete every session of Confirmation but the details will change to keep everyone safe. We are currently in Phase 2 so all Manchester Youth programming will follow…
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Youth Music

COVID-19 Information Youth programming will look differently depending which phase Manchester UMC is in. Click here to read Manchester UMC’s Pandemic Plan for Mission and Ministry. We will complete every session of Confirmation but the details will change to keep everyone safe. Click here to read the overview of Youth programming in each phase. We…
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Handbell Choirs

Our Ringing Choirs help you experience the joy of music and the satisfaction of praising God as you serve in cultivating your God-given talents in ministering to our congregation and the community through sharing handbell and handchime music. All choirs serve monthly in worship, at the annual Fine Arts Celebration, at Hanging of the Greens…
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Joy of Music Concert Series

The health and well-being of our church and community is our highest priority. We’ve made the difficult decision to cancel the remainder of the Joy of Music Concert Series for this season. For the most current information about rescheduled concerts, please stay tuned to this website.  Blessings and peace, Kevin McBeth, Director of Music and Worship…
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Adult Choirs and Bands

Chancel Choir Director: Kevin McBeth, 636.200.4712 Accompanist: John CargileRehearsals:  Thursdays, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. in Music Room The Chancel Choir is open to any interested people, post-high school and older, who have a sincere desire to serve God through music. New members are always welcome and needed. The choir participates every Sunday in worship at the 11:00 a.m. service, and…
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