Music Ministries


OrangeUMC has a rich tradition of worship and music. The OrangeUMC Music Ministries is filled with opportunities for every skill level. If you are interested in any of the music ministries, contact Derek Breshears in our Music Ministries Department. We look forward to worshiping with you through our Music Ministries Program.


Our Chancel Choir sings anthems at the 11:00am worship service each Sunday. They also provide special music for Easter and Christmas. Rehearsals for Easter & Holy Week special music will began on February 8th, but we would love to have you join us. All voices are welcome!

The Chancel Choir practices on Wednesdays from 6:30pm-7:45pm in the sanctuary. Childcare is provided for Wednesday evening practices. If you’ve been thinking about being a part of our Chancel Choir, then join us on Wednesday evening for rehearsal. We welcome all new voices!!


Pathways Praise Band-unpluggedThe Pathways Praise Band leads the music at the 9:00am worship service. The Praise Band consists of guitarists, drummers, keyboard players, and vocalists. The service includes elements such as video, drama and live music that is a lively mix of old and new songs, which are all led by the Praise Band. They practice on Thursdays from 7:00pm-9:00pm, and Sunday morning at 8:00am in the Fellowship Hall. Contact Gary Mitchell, Pathways Worship Leader, if you’d like to know more.


The handbell choir welcomes everyone, age 11 and older, to join. If you can count to 4 and know your right hand from your left, you can play handbells. The Orange Pealers practice on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 until 6:45 in the OrangeUMC Sanctuary. The group plays for worship services four to six times each year. Come join the fellowship and enjoy the ringing of the bells!