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Chancel Choir

     Open to all adults with a passion for singing. We perform a variety of music ranging from traditional choral music to contemporary choral works and spirituals. The chancel choir rehearses on Thursday evenings and sings each week from September thru June.

Praise Team

     Open to all adults or teenagers who play an instrument. They perform contemporary Christian music as well as special arrangements of traditional hymns. The Praise Team rehearses on Monday evenings and plays each week from September thru June.

Handbell Choir

     Open to all adults who read music. They rehearse Thursday evenings and play during the church service once a month from September thru June.

Children’s Choir

     Open to all children age 3 thru 5th grade. They rehearse on Sunday mornings following the worship service and sing once a month from September thru June.


Dr. Matthew Brunner & Janice Brunner

Music Directors     

     Janice is a native of Tiffin, OH. She grew up in the First Presbyterian Church where her parents served as organists and choir directors. She spent her childhood years performing in the choirs, handbell choirs, and liturgical dance. Janice graduated from Ohio University cum laude in 1998 with her Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education. From 1998-2000, she was the high school choral director at Northwest High School in Canal Fulton, OH. In addition to her responsibilities directing all high school choirs and show choir, she was the Director of the High School Musicals. In 2000 Janice accepted a position in the school district her husband Matt was teaching. She served for 2 years in the Carrollton School District as the Jr. High Choral Director. In 2002 Janice and Matt moved to Athens, OH so Matt could work on his Masters Degree. While there, Janice taught elementary music for 3 years in the Logan Hocking School District. While there, Janice received the Teacher of the Year Award.