Cherub Choir

Cherub Choir Rehearsals are 5:00 - 5:30 pm every Wednesday until October 19th. From October 26th through April, 2017 rehearsals will be from 5:00 - 5:45 pm (see exceptions below):


Exceptions to normal rehearsal times are:

November 23, 2016 - No Rehearsal - Thanksgiving Eve

December 7, 14 and 21, 2016 - Christmas Eve Family Service Reading Rehearsals for 2nd graders with reading parts  - 4:00 - 4:30 pm

December 7, 14 and 21, 2016 - Extended Rehearsals for Christmas Eve Family Service for all Cherub Choir 4:30 - 5:45 pm

December 28, 2016 - No Rehearsal - Christmas Break

March 29, 2017 - No Rehearsal - Spring Break

April 19 and 26, 2017 - Extended Rehearsals for Children's Cantata for Cherub Choir - 5:00 - 6:30

Cherub Choir will warm up in Chapel Hall 1/2 hour before they sing in worship.

Age Range: 
Kindergarten and Grades One & Two
Choir Director: 
Debbie Phillips
David Sandfort
Rehearsal Time: 
Wednesdays, 5:00pm to 5:30pm until Oct 26. On Oct. 26 thru the end of the year, rehearsal will extend by 15 min., 5:00 - 5:45 pm
Rehearsal Room: 
Chapel Hall
Performance Dates: 
Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 11:00am
Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 10:00am
Saturday, December 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 10:00am
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 11:00am
Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 11:00am
Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 11:00am
Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Rehearsal Schedule: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Apr 26 2017 except Wed Nov 23 2016, Wed Dec 28 2016, Wed Mar 29 2017.

News and Events

Join A Choir!

“Learning to Walk with Christ Daily” -- Through Music!

DGFUMC choir rehearsals are starting up so join for the first time or come on back! After a summer of Special Music during worship, organized by Pattie Barnes and provided by many talented, generous musicians, our regular services will once again begin on Rally Day, Sept. 9. Regular worship services also means CHOIRS! Choirs mean choir members! There is a choir for you!

Registration and rehearsal information packets have gone out to all church families. Please call the church office if you do not receive one. Or check the website: for current information.

Chapel Choir (High School) – The first rehearsal is Wednesday, August 22nd at 7-8:45PM! Choir Kick Off Supper and Registration is on Wednesday, Aug. 29 – 6:30 pm at the Parsonage (In the Gym if it rains) - No need to sign up – just come! 

Chancel Choir (Adults) – We LOVE new singers! Want to join? Attend the first rehearsal – Thursday, Sept. 6 – 7:00 pm for Welcome Fellowship on the porch and then rehearsal in Fellowship Hall. Normal rehearsal time is 7:30 - 9:10 pm. Contact Diane Hires (DianeHires@, the director, for more information.

Children’s Choirs – There is a children’s choir for all children aged 3 through 8th grade. The first rehearsal and registration is Sept. 12.

Bell Choirs – We have two! Enjoy teamwork and musicianship thru ringing handbells. Call Pattie Barnes 630-953-0146 (

Is this YOUR year to Join a Choir?! Watch for upcoming musical celebrations of the Christmas season at our church!

Children's Choirs Schedule 2012-2013

Click on the link below to view and print the 2012-2013 Children's Choirs Schedule.

Children's Cantata

DGFUMC - Sanctuary
Sunday, May 6, 2012 - 9:30am

Onward Bound and All Choirs

Will be beginning again January 11th, 2012. Meetings and practices will be held at their regular times. See the Family Fellowship page for more details.

Christmas Eve Services

Christmas Eve Services

Saturday, December 24, 2011 - 4:00pm


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