Music & Fine Arts

Serving Together
Whether musical or theatrical, there is a place for your gifts at Salem.  Our worship experience is a blessing each week because of dedicated individuals.  Dramas, fashion shows, and occasional skits are among the other ways your abilities can be utilized in the life of Salem and beyond.  Click the tabs below for more information on each ministry area including practice times.  Email Cheryl Barker, Director of Music and Fine Arts for more information.
Acts of Faith Drama Ministry
Acts of Faith Drama Ministry provides occasional presentations through short skits in worship or larger events like dinner and dessert theaters. All age and skill levels are welcome. Watch for details in upcoming events.

BIBLICAL FASHION SHOW: May 6, 6pm Salem UMC Christian Life Center


Audio/Visual Ministry
The Audio/Visual Ministry Team provides support for worship and special events in the life of the church.  We welcome volunteers with skills to enhance Salem’s ministries through participating as an audio/video tch, preparation of Powerpoint presentations, recording and preparing audio/visual disks for home-bound members, and other audio/visual needs.  Training is provided.
Handbell Ministry
The Handbell ministry provides seasonal presentations and offers selections monthly during our traditional worship service through gifts of praise using brass handbells with a variety of methods.  For beginners or seasoned players, this group welcomes you.

Practices usually occur on Monday evenings, but schedule varies seasonally.

Hims of Praise

Hims of Praise is a men’s group that praises God while singing gospel music.  They provide music for the 8:30 traditional service once a month as well as share their gifts at local events upon request.

Practice is each Wednesday, 6:00-6:45 pm.

Messengers of Joy
Messengers of Joy is the choir for the 8:30 am traditional service.  Joining hearts, minds, and voices, they lead our worship through God’s gift of music.

Practice is each Wednesday, 7:00-8:30 pm.

New Creation Praise Team
New Creation is a Praise Team of instrumentalists and vocalists which provides music and leadership for the 11:00 am Contemporary service.  As worship leaders, they are called to use their gifts to lead the congregation in a time of worship.

Practice is each Sunday at 10:00 am in the sanctuary as well as other times as needed.

Vocalists & instrumentalists
Salem welcomes those who have a desire to share their gifts through vocal and instrumental offerings.  There are plenty of opportunities for soloists or ensembles to enhance the worship experience.