In "A Place of Wholeness," a Tapestry of Faith program
Participants explore how the singing of hymns can be a spiritual practice.
Explain that the group will explore how music, specifically hymn singing, can be a spiritual practice. Introduce the guest you have invited and ask them to share their experience with music at the church and why they got involved. Have participants introduce themselves to the guest as well.
Ask your guest to share what the top two or three hymns are in the congregation and why they think they are sung so often. Invite the group to sing those hymns.
Then, ask participants to name their favorites. Sing three or four of those hymns as a group.
Lead a discussion with the following questions:
After 10 to 15 minutes of discussion, ask the guest to name ways that the youth might be involved in the music ministry of the congregation.
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Last updated on Thursday, October 27, 2011.
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