Handbell/Handchime Choirs


First Presbyterian Church has three handbell choirs: Alleluia Ringers,  Joyous Praise and Jubilate Deo.  All of the groups are led by Lee Afdahl, Director of Music.  All three groups ring at least once a month for worship as well as Christmas Eve and for Holy Days in Lent and Easter  New ringers are always welcome!

Alleluia Ringers

Meets each Wednesday from 4:15-5:00 p.m. in the church sanctuary. Alleluia Ringers is open to any child in grades 2-5.  No prior experience is required.

Joyous Praise

The handbell choir for middle and high school youth, grades 6-12 and adults.  Joyous Praise rehearses Wednesday evenings from 7:15-8:00 p.m.

Jubilate Deo

First Presbyterian’s handbell choir for adults. The group rehearses on Thursday evenings at 6:15-7:15 p.m. in the church sanctuary.