Music/Worship Arts

All are welcome in our music programs! To find out more about Music and Fine Arts at Aldersgate, contact any of the music staff or volunteer directors listed here, or contact the church at 316-722-8504.

Worship Arts Contact

Justin Petersen

Music Director

Music Programs

(Please note that many music programs do not meet over the summer.)

Chancel Choir

Chancel Choir meets Wednesday, 7:30-8:30 p.m., in the Sanctuary, directed by Justin Petersen.

All adults are invited to join this choir that provides worship leadership at the 8 and 11 a.m. services on Sunday mornings. Chancel Choir also prepares weekly anthems and Christmas and Easter cantatas.

Carillon Bells

Carillon Bells meets Wednesday, 6:30-7:30 p.m., in the Choir Room.

This adult handbell ensemble, directed by Justin Petersen, requires some musical expertise, such as the ability to read music. Carillon shares their musical gifts in worship once a month.

Blended Worship Team

The Blended Worship Team leads worship for the Contemporary Service at 9:30 a.m. It is directed by Justin Petersen. If you are interested in being part of this group, please contact Rich Bruhn, the Assistant Director of Music.


Sonbeamers meets weekly on Wednesdays, 6-6:45 p.m., in the Science Room.

This choir is for children from age 4 through 3rd grade and is directed by Jane Hull. Sonbeamers sing once per month in worship on the 4th Sunday.

Youth Praise Band

This group for high school students, directed by Tara Abbott, meets Sunday afternoons from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in the sanctuary.