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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. Please register by September 8— We must have this information in hand before your child can attend…
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Small Groups

Youth Small Groups and Leadership Teams

Please click here to view the google calendar for up to date meeting dates and times Hospitality Team Who: 6-12 gradersWhere: Youth RoomTime: 6:00-7:00pm This team will meet every other week on Monday evenings, though the bulk of the work will be done outside of regular meeting times. Youth will design and implement a system…
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Youth Music

Cantate is open to ALL the youth of the church in grades 6-12.  No audition or previous choral experience is necessary.  We rehearse on Sundays during the school year and sing in Sunday morning worship services on a regular basis, in addition to other performances within the community. Director: Kurtis Heinrich Our Mission: Proclaiming the…
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Handbell and Handchime 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

Join us for our 22nd anniversary season! This season, the Joy of Music Concert Series will feature 14 outstanding celebrations of joyous music here at Manchester UMC. Each concert is distinctly individual, but together they form a rich tapestry of musical experiences. You’ll hear traditional, contemporary, classical, gospel music and more! Sunday, October 6, 2019,…
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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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