12/31/2025 all-day
Our Savior Lutheran
7910 E St. Joe Highway
Lansing MI 48917
$45 ($20 full-time students)
John Horak

This event has been postponed and we are currently determining a new date. Thank you for your patience.

Hearts • Hands • Voices

Come for a day of application-based learning to help develop and refine skills for leading the church’s song. With sessions focused on organ and handbells, explore the possibilities of leading psalms and hymns in worship with handbell and organ accompaniment. All are welcome with music directors, worship leaders, ringers, singers, instrumentalists, and pastors having the opportunity to get something out of the day’s activities.

8:30 am – Registration and Refreshments
9:00 am – Welcome and Devotion
9:15 am – Session One – Hymns with Organ and Instruments
10:15 am – Break
10:30 am – Session Two – Handbell Techniques from Prelude to Postlude or Organ Music Where New Can Be Old
11:30 am – Lunch
12:30 pm – Session Three – Hymns with Handbells and Keyboard
1:30 pm – Break
1:45 pm – Session Four – Psalms in Worship or Hymns with Creativity at the Console
2:45 pm – Break
3:00 pm – Q and A
3:30 pm – Worship with Hearts, Hands and Voices

John Horak is the Minister of Music and Music Teacher at Our Savior Lutheran Church and School in Lansing, MI.



Nicole Leppala is the Director of Music at Hope Lutheran Church in DeWitt, MI.