Bach Vespers, October 6

Bach Season opens with Vespers on Sunday, October 6 at 6:00 p.m. Vespers features Bach Cantata 67 with our Bach Choir, soloists, and orchestra.
Our guest homilist will be Britta Taddiken from St. Thomas Church in Leipzig. A festive wine and cheese reception follows. Come join this joyful opening of the season!

Music Program for Children October-December

We invite children and youth to come out in great numbers and make music together, Saturdays at 10 a.m.! All ages and levels of singing ability are welcome. Children and youth will sing together with the adults on these days. The pieces involve small and big parts, so everyone will be included. Mark your calendars and come make music to the glory of God!

Cantor Rick Erickson and Music Associate Mary Joy Silmaro lead the rehearsals with music, movement and reading. Snacks and special activities such as pumpkin carving and Christmas pageant make these weekends fun events for everyone.
We need volunteers for the pumpkin activity on October 26. Please RSVP for both music and pumpkins to Mary Joy Silmaro.

Music Weekends for Children and Youth at Christ the King Church

Children and youth join to make music in worship on Reformation Sunday and during Advent and Christmas. Music director Rick Erickson and Music Associate Mary Joy Silmaro lead rehearsals that include music, movement and reading. Snacks and special activities such as pumpkin carving and Christmas pageant make these weekends fun events for everyone. We invite all children and youth old enough for singing and group activities to sign up. Registration can be done via link in Thursday evening emails, online, and in an email to be sent to all families. With questions please email rick@bachsocietyhouston.org.

Singing God’s Grace – Celebrating the Reformation
October 19, 10-11:30 a.m. (Saturday)
October 26, 10-11:30 a.m. (with pumpkin carving) (Saturday)
Singing in worship, Reformation Sunday, October 27

Advent and Christmas Celebrations
Rehearsal work:
November 23, 10-11:30 a.m. (Saturday)
December 7, 10-11:30 a.m. (Saturday)
December 14, 10-11:30 a.m. (Saturday)

Worship, Christmas pageant, Christmas Eve:
December 8, Sunday morning, Advent 2                                                                                      December 15, Christmas Pageant, Advent 3, between services
December 24, 6 p.m. service

New Year’s Day Organ Concert

Tuesday, January 1, 6:00 p.m.
Amanda Mole is a young artist who has quickly distinguished herself as one of America’s leading concert organists. Among her countless talents is her mastery of performing on historical instruments such as our organ here at Christ the King Church. Start 2019 on a high note with what promises to be a dazzling recital.

Fall 2018: through November 28
Christ the King Church comes together every week of the school year for Wednesdays@Church or W@C. All activities are centered around dinner together. There is music for children and parents, singing for children, classes and music for adults. With dinner at the center there is ample time to make and meet friends.
Activities and Schedules