Lilly Peer Learning Project in Worship & Music
Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church, Richardson, Texas
Rev. Andy Odom, Senior Pastor
Rev. David Hays, Director of Music Ministries
Congregational Project: Grow and deepen congregational engagement in worship through participation and education about liturgy and music.
First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, Boulder, Colorado
Rev. Christina Braudaway-Bauman, Senior Minister
Dr. Kajsa Teitelbaum, Director of Music
Congregational Project: To respond to a desire to worship across generations, experiment with forms of intentionally intergenerational, multi-sensory worship.
Heart of the Rockies Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Fort Collins, Colorado
Rev. Melissa St. Clair, Senior Minister
Ruth Meyers, Music Director
Congregational Project: To understand why we worship, and to enliven existing forms of worship while exploring new forms.
Our Redeemer Lutheran Church and School (Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod), Dallas, Texas
Rev. Adam Douthwaite, Associate Pastor
Timothy Shewmaker, Director of Parish Music
Congregational Project: Integrate the repertoires of congregational song between the church and school to strengthen connections between church and school.
Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ, Fort Collins, Colorado
Rev. Hal Chorpenning, Senior Minister
Mark Heiskanen, Director of Music
Congregational Project: Reinvigorate evening service musically and liturgically, with special motivation to reach Colorado State University students.
Rush Creek Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Arlington, Texas
Rev. Dr. Christopher Wilson, Executive Senior Minister
Arla Bywater, Organist
Congregational Project: Establish a music program for children grades Pre-K to 5th grade.
Saint Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church, Dallas, Texas
Rev. Lisa Flores Musser, Associate for Worship & Liturgy
Glenn Stroh, Assistant Organist/Choirmaster
Congregational Project: To grow congregational participation in and understanding of music in worship, particularly for children.
University Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Fort Worth, Texas
Rev. Dr. Russ Peterman, Senior Minister
Rev. Dr. Todd Prickett, Minister of Music
Congregational Project: To create a hymnal supplement for the 1995 Chalice Hymnal of the denomination, especially to incorporate new Eucharistic hymnody into worship.
Zion Lutheran Church and School (Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod), Dallas, Texas
Rev. Dr. James Haner, Assistant Pastor
Samuel Eatherton, Minister of Music
Congregational Project: To offer educational opportunities that illuminate the history and theology of Lutheran music and worship.