Through Worship & Music

Worship and Music Committee

Chairperson: Janice Cook and Erwin Hein, co-chairs

Meetings Place and Time: Third Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm.

Purpose or Action Statement: “To create a dynamic and reverent worship service for all ages”

Annual Activities or Events: Ash Wednesday Services, Holy Week and Easter, Mother’s Day, Pentecost, Father’s Day, Graduation Sunday, Baptisms, Advent, Christmas Eve Services, Recognition day for Choir.

Choir

Contact person: Beth Snape, bsnape67@gmail.com

Meeting Place and Times:  September – May, Choir practices every Wednesday evening at 7:00pm in the music room. We perform each Sunday during our 10:45 worship service.

Annual Events: Christmas caroling

Summer Choir

Contact person: Beth Snape, bsnape67@gmail.com

Meeting Place and Times: June – August, choir practices every Sunday morning at 10:00am in the music room. We perform each Sunday during our 10:45 worship service.

Cherub/Youth Choir

Contact person: Phyllis Wolf, 367-4301

This choir consists of children starting at 18 months of age. They practice each Sunday in Sunday School class.

 Special services

  • Ash Wednesday Service
  • Holy Week Services
  • Graduation Sunday Services
  • Christmas Eve Service
  • Christian Education

Comfort Room

The Comfort Room is located in the hallway downstairs past the elevator. It is available for any one who wishes to take their child during Worship service. It is equipped with a television for viewing the service, a couch and many other items you may need. Assistance is available upon request.

Worship Attendants Scheduling

Contact person: Kristy Kathman, Administrative Assistant, 513-367-4301 or kkathman@harrisonpresbyterian.com

Summary: A schedule is compiled every two months with dates for the volunteers in the areas listed below. If you are interested in getting involved in any of these areas, please contact Kristy to be added to the rotation. Training is available in all of these areas.

  • Usher/Greeter: Greet people coming into church, along with directing them when needed. Assist with handing out bulletins, and collection of tithes and offerings. Usher/greeters serve approximately once a month on a rotating basis.
  • Liturgist: Meet with the pastor before the service to go over their reading duties required for the service. Liturgists serve approximately once every two months on a rotating basis.
  • Moments with Children: You would be responsible for sharing a Bible story with the children during “Moments with Children” in the beginning of the worship service, voluteering approximately once every two months on a rotating basis.
  • Communion Servers: One must be ordained as a Deacon, Elder, or Minister of Word and Sacrament to prepare and serve communion. Communion is held on the 1st and 3rd Sunday’s of the month for the 10:45 service and every Sunday for the 8:30 service. Communion servers will serve approximately 3 to 4 time a year on a rotating basis