To provide theologically sound Christian music that will lead the church in worship and aid its congregation in Christian discipleship.

Goals and Objectives

Actively promote and support other ministries of Saint James Missionary Baptist Church.


1.   Provide music for all services.

2.   Select hymns for worship.

3.   Lead the congregation in singing.


Minister of Music

Staff Musicians

Meeting Dates/Worship Attendance

Combined Choirs           

Rehearsal:                7:00 p.m. on Wednesdays before first Sundays

Worship:                  11:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on first and fifth Sundays

Adult Choir             

Rehearsal:                7:00 p.m. on Wednesdays before second and fourth Sundays.

Worship:                  11:00 a.m. on second and fourth Sundays


Rehearsal:                6:30 p.m. on all Wednesdays except before third and fifth Sundays.

Worship:                   8:00 a.m. on all Sundays except second and fifth Sundays.

Youth Choir and Little Saints

Rehearsal:                10:00 a.m. on Saturdays before second and third Sundays.

Worship:                   11:00 a.m. on third Sundays

Male Chorus

Rehearsal:                 5:00 p.m. on Saturdays before second and fifth Sundays.

Worship:                    8:00 a.m. on second and fifth Sundays

Worship:                    11:00 a.m. on fifth Sundays