McKendree YOUTH
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"Make a joyful noise unto the Lord" Psalm 100:1

Student Music Ministry

All 6th-12th grade students are welcome to join in the Student Music Ministry at McKendree


Youth CHOIR- Wednesdays 5:45-6:30 in room 316

This is an open group for all who love to sing. Under the direction of Emilee Allen, the MUMC Youth Choir aims to teach our youth about musical literacy, teamwork, and creating a joyful noise in the name of the Lord. This choir is open to 7th-12th graders who want to learn more about music and worship.

YOUTH HANDBELLS- Wednesdays 6:30-7:00 in room 318

This bell choir is for students in 5th through 12th grade and performs for worship services on Sunday mornings and throughout the year. Rehearsals provide a foundation for musical performance including music theory, sight reading, musical notation and proper technique.

Private Lessons

If you would like to have FREE lessons with Emilee Allen, please reach out to her at

THE WAY- Sunday 3:00-4:30

Under the direction of Emilee Allen, Youth Music Coordinator, the youth praise team is made up of instrumentalists and vocalists that lead the youth worship in music every Sunday evening. Members are scheduled on a rotating basis. The Way also performs at 9:30am church worship on occasion. In addition to the performers, we rely on an extensive A/V team to keep things running smoothly! If you are interested in auditioning for this dynamic group, contact Emilee Allen.