Gold Canyon church to host Interfaith Choral Festival March 30

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

The combined Choirs of Our Saviors Lutheran Church, directed by Richard Wall, Superstition Foothills Baptist Church, directed by Doug Stevens, and Gold Canyon United Methodist Church, directed by Doug Benton, will again present a concert of great choral music.  This year, the Festival Concert will be presented in the Sanctuary of the Gold Canyon United Methodist Church on Sunday, March 30, at 3 p.m.  Each choir will sing a couple of anthems by themselves, then combined will sing three large anthems, each directed by one of the church’s directors.  The choirs will be joined by the Agape Brass Quintet and Canyon Carillon.  The concert will close with Handel’s famous “Hallelujah Chorus” from Messiah.

There will be a free will offering received and 100 percent of the proceeds will go to the Apache Junction School District to help their Music Program.  This is the third consecutive year of the Festival and has become a very popular event for singers and congregations in the Gold Canyon area.  

Gold Canyon United Methodist Church is located at 6640 S Kings Ranch Rd, one block north of Hwy. 60 (Walgreens on the corner), five miles east of Apache Junction.  Everyone is asked to please bring at least one non-perishable food item per person for the GCUMC Food Bank.

Bring your family, friends and neighbors for a great afternoon of choral singing!

For more information, please call the church at 480-982-3776.

Staff (3076 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    2016-17 SASO season tickets on sales; schedule set

    May 25th, 2016
    by

    TUCSON, AZ – Tickets for the eclectic and alluring season of the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra are on sale now […]


    Salt of the Earth, Part 5 (The Final Chapter)

    May 25th, 2016
    by

      Herbert Biberman and Paul Jarrico heard about a theater on Eighth Avenue that Biberman described as a “flea bag” […]


    Getting Lost in the Copper Corridor: Steam Engine Number 1774

    May 25th, 2016
    by

    Steam Engine Number 1774 was built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1901. It was one of 335 engines of […]


    In Search of Fortunes: A Look at the History of Arizona Mining

    May 25th, 2016
    by

      A new book has been published on the history of mining in Arizona. The book is In Search of […]


  • Additional Stories

    The McCarthy Era: Hollywood Black List

    May 25th, 2016
    by

    The Hollywood Blacklist began in the 1940s and lasted until 1960. Some of the more notable people, celebrities and entertainment […]


    Canadian Birds in Arizona

    May 11th, 2016
    by

    This last November a friend and I were camping in the Picacho Mountains.  Not on the side of the highway […]


    Nature art workshop, Scarborough talk highlight big weekend at Oracle State Park

    May 11th, 2016
    by

      Local artist Aviva Gold will present a workshop that guides participants in creation of a personal art piece on […]


    SPATS: Remember the Alamo … Hotel

    May 4th, 2016
    by

      If you are looking for something entertaining to do this weekend don’t forget the SPATS play Doin’ Time at […]


  • Copperarea

  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • Southeast Valley Ledger

  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather