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Same Spirit, New Song
MSMH is sponsoring it's third annual musical retreat.

Date:
July 19-21, 2002

Place:
First Mennonite Church - Denver, CO
430 W. 9th Ave., Denver, CO

Cost:
$65.00 per person

Featuring

Dr. Mary Oyer

Dr. Oyer is a noted Mennonite musician, having served on the faculties of Goshen College, Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Kenyata University, Africa and Tainan Theological College and Seminary, Taiwan. Dr. Oyer also participated in the compilation of Hymnal: a Worship Book and several supplementary hymnals for Mennonite churches. She led congregational singing at Mennonite World Conferences in 1978 and 1997. She will present three informative, interactive lectures on Mennonite music, past, present and future.

Front Range Mennonite Choir

The Front Range Mennonite Choir, directed by Arlen Hershberger and Dr. Mary Oyer, will rehearse and sing "Hope for Resolution" by Paul Caldwell and Sean Ivory. This selection combines music with European motifs and African folk melodies. A children's choir and instruments will accompany the choir. The choir will also perform a variety of music from older classics to more modern hymns, gospel songs and spirituals.

Schedule

Friday, July 19, p.m.
Registration
Rehearsal and Dr. Oyer Presentation

Saturday, July 20
Morning--Rehearsal and Dr. Oyer Presentation
Afternoon--Rehearsal
Evening--Musical Entertainment

Sunday, July 21
Dr. Oyer Presentation
Worship at First Mennonite Church

Adjunct Events

Hymn Sing with Dr. Mary Oyer, Sunday, July 21, 2002, 7:00 p.m. at Glennon Heights Mennonite Church, 11480 W. Virginia Ave., Lakewood, Colorado.

Round Table for pastors, worship leaders and committee members and music leaders and committee members, Monday, July 22, 2002, 7:00 p.m. at Peace Mennonite Community Church, 13601 E. Alameda Ave., Aurora, Colorado.

Registration forms will be available soon.

For additional information, contact:
Dennis Becker
303-471-6492
beckerdn@highstream.net

Additional information will be posted on this site as it becomes available.

Photos and comments from last year


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