Music Ministry

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by Dean Porzel

 On Sunday, April 30, at 3:20, join Musichorale for their 70th Spring Concert, Our Director’s Final Cut, featuring the final directorial performance of Jeffrey Silhan. The concert will be held at Trinity Christian College Ozinga Auditorium (Palos Heights). Tickets are $15 in advance or $17 at the door. For information or tickets see Judy Venkus […]


by Dean Porzel

This summer join Jonathan Beyer and some of his friends for a vocal workshop. The workshop will run from Monday, June 5, through Friday, June 9, from 10:00 to 4:00. The cost is $250 and will include private and group voice lessons, vocal coaching, staging of scenes, and movement classes. Lessons will cater to the […]


by Dean Porzel

Hey kids (5th Grade and older)! Sign up to play in the Easter Family Service Youth Orchestra, Sunday, April 16, at 9:00 a.m. There will be one practice on Saturday, April 15 at 10:00. Please sign up on the bulletin board by the gym.

Good Friday Tenebrae

by Dean Porzel

Good Friday Tenebrae     By Sandra Knopp      On Good Friday, April 14th, the Christ Choir of Christ Lutheran Church will perform the Good Friday cantata, “The Rose of Calvary” written by Joseph M. Martin. This Tenebrae includes choral music, hymns, narration, readings, and congregation participation.   The image of a sacred flower, […]


by Dean Porzel

Children are needed in both the Cherub Choir (grades K-4) and the Youth Choir (grades 5-8). The Cherub Choir rehearses on Wednesdays, from 5:00 to 5:45, and the Youth Choir rehearses on Wednesdays, from 6:00 to 6:45. Because our numbers have been small in both of these choirs, it has been very difficult to continue […]

Make a Joyful Noise

by Dean Porzel

Make a Joyful Noise    By Barb Mazarakos       Henry Wadsworth Longfellow once said “Music is the universal language of mankind.” Even those among us who can’t carry a tune in a bucket can feel the worth of good music all the way through to our soul. Some songs make us tap our […]

Music Ministries at Christ Lutheran

by Dean Porzel

♫ CHRIST LUTHERAN CHURCH ♫ MUSIC MINISTRIES (708) 349-0431  x227  Director of Music:                              Sandra Knopp   ♪Christ Choir Post-Confirmation age. A group of talented dedicated members who sing for Sunday services. Christ Choir has performed Cantatas, Musical Events and performed as the Dickens Carolers at the Live Nativity “Journey to Bethlehem”. Annual highlight: Solemn Tenebrae […]

Calling All Kids

by Dean Porzel
Childresn Choir

CALLING ALL KIDS! Our children’s music ministry is in need of some new members! We are in need of Jr. Chimers. Kids in grades 2-8 are invited to join our Jr. Chimers. We practice every Tuesday in the sanctuary from 5:00 to 6:00. Rehearsing on Wednesdays, kids in grades K-4 are needed for our Cherub […]


by Dean Porzel

SPECIAL MUSIC Anyone interested in singing and/or playing an instrument for our worship services during the spring/summer seasons is asked to sign up on the schedule posted on the bulletin board by the gym. Hymn Request We haven’t sung your favorite hymn lately? Now is your chance to make a hymn/ song request. Just fill […]