Author Archives: Bruce Harding

Calling all hymn writers! Enter our 2013 hymn competition!

Music United is proud to sponsor another hymn competition for 2013! We’re looking for hymns or songs for Holy Week and/or the Easter season, based upon the “Jesus” section of A Song of Faith, The United Church of Canada’s most … Continue reading

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How did we do at Worship Matters in Brandon?

From all of us on the Music United executive, thanks for a great weekend in Brandon! We really appreciate the passion you bring to your music ministry, and it was a joy to share time with you. So how did … Continue reading

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Join us in Brandon for Worship Matters! July 2012

Finally – a regional event for church musicians! Join us in Brandon, Manitoba, July 20-22, for a time of singing, community music, and workshops for musicians of all skill levels and experience. Fun for all! Details and registration information on … Continue reading

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Earth Day Sacred Song Contest Winners

Music United and Moderator Mardi Tindal are delighted to announce the winners of the Moderator’s Earth Day Sacred Song Contest. Sharing first place are “It Is Good” by Carol Grolman of Garibaldi Highlands, BC, and “Give Back to the Earth” … Continue reading

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Jazz Vespers in the Valley – Northwood United Church, Surrey, BC

“Vespers in the Valley” will grace the Northwood community ever 2nd and 4th Sundays at 4pm starting Sunday February 12th. Featuring amazing artists from the Vancouver-area jazz community, this is a great opportunity to soak in Spirit and spontaneity in … Continue reading

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YAYA Choir In Victoria BC singing up a storm!

SingYourJoy, the new young adult choir in Victoria, held a fabulous first solo concert on December 2 at Oak Bay United Church and wowed the full house in attendance. The group will celebrate its first anniversary in February 2012, and … Continue reading

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Wanted: Used Fifth Octave of Handbells

Are your church’s handbells collecting dust? A bell choir in Kelowna, British Columbia is looking for a used fifth octave of Schulmerich handbells to purchase, preferably not more than 20 or 25 years old. Contact Nikki Attwell at nattwell@telus.net if … Continue reading

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UCCAM Chat – March 2009

HEH! – I trust all is as it should be with you!!! The new year is well underway and the work of the church is moving to the time central to our faith – Easter! So many things to do … Continue reading

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Need Help in Music Ministry?

Do you yearn for resources to help you make music in the church? Are you feeling like you have no support in your music ministry? Email your regional convenor, or send resource suggestions to info@musicunited.ca

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More Voices in second printing!

More Voices, the new supplement to the United Church hymn book, Voices United, is now in use in many congregations across the country! Due to high demand a second printing has just been completed. Visit www.morevoices.ca for more info on … Continue reading

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