Coppertop News

Fall Music Rehearsals Begin

August 22, 2019

FUMC’s music groups are starting up soon. Join us! There’s a place for you!

Sanctuary Choir begins rehearsals on Wednesday, September. 4, 5:45pm in the East Lounge.
Tapestry (our worship band) begins rehearsals on Wednesday, September. 4, 6:30pm in the Sanctuary.
JAM & the Peanut Butter Band and JAM Jr. will begin rehearsals on Wednesday, September 11. JAM (2nd-6th graders) meets at 5pm and JAM Jr. (babies–1st graders, with their parents) meets at 5:30pm.
Handbells Our handbell groups will begin rehearsals on Wednesday, September. 11.
Ringtones (2nd–6th grade), Wednesdays at 5:30pm
Class Ring (grades 7-12), Wednesdays at 7:45pm
Cast in Bronze (adults), Wednesdays at 6:45pm
Strikepoint (concert ensemble), Sundays at 11:30am

For more information, please contact Velda Bell, Director of Music Ministries, at 218-727-5021,

Kick-off Sunday is September 8

August 14, 2019

Kickoff Sunday is a special day in the church year for us. It’s a time to begin again—to renew our commitments and passions. It’s the day Sunday School begins again, along with adult educational sessions.
• 9am Faith Forum
• 10am worship service
• 11:30am second of two Confirmation orientations. The other is on Wednesday, September 4 at 6:30pm.

The large music ensembles return, and Wednesday night rehearsals, activities, and dinners begin later in the week.

In Preparation
The following groups will rehearse Wednesday, September 4:
• Choir: 5:45pm
• Tapestry: 6:30pm
• Pick-Up Bell Choir: 6:45pm