1580 Route 376
Wappingers Falls
NY 12590
(845) 462-0810



The Worship and Music Council
provides input and guidance to the Pastor concerning the content of worship services and Sunday bulletins. It also administers the projection of worship aids and announcements as well as audio and video recordings. The Council provides oversight for the music program and its staff. It maintains job descriptions and contracts for the staff. It also administers two music scholarship funds. The Council has a budget which includes items for Pulpit Supply, Worship Support (communion supplies, candles, etc.), Vocal and Handbell Choir Music, Music Equipment & Supplies and Flowers. The Council has a liaison to the Flower Committee and offers help when needed. The Council also oversees the teams of ushers and greeters. The Council brings its recommendations and ideas to the Consistory. Worship & Music Council meetings are always open to anyone who wants to visit or offer an idea or opinion. The Council meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m.

Vocal Choirs:

  • Chancel Choir - Rehearsals are held on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. in the choir room. Anyone 16 or older is welcome to join us. We always need new members. Knowledge of music and previous choir experience are not necessary.

  • Youth Choir - Rehearsals are held on most Thursdays at 6:45 p.m. in the choir room. This choir is open to youth ages 8 to 12. For information about choirs contact Johnny Hoppe at 462-0810 Ext. 111.

Handbell Choirs: Handbell Rehearsals are held on Mondays. The Campanola Ringers rehearse at 7:30 p.m. and the Klokken Chime Choir rehearses at 6:00 p.m. We always need new ringers! If you are interested in joining a handbell choir, please contact  Pat McCullough.

Members of the Worship & Music Council
Roger Eddy (Co-chair), Pam Kara (Co-chair), Mary Ann Bahnsen, Mary Eddy, Jim Ray, Skip Rizzo, Johnny Hoppe (Vocal Director), Pat McCullough (Bell Director) and Reverend Keith Tamlyn (Pastor)