Chapel Choir Tour


Testify to Love is the theme of the 45th Annual Chapel Choir Tour, March 26-April 2. The choir will sing in churches and retirement communities in Ohio and Pennsylvania and spend two days enjoying the sights and sounds of New York City. 

The 2016 tour itinerary:

Saturday, March 26
Worthington UMC
Worthington, OH

Sunday, March 27
Juniper Village at Brookline Retirement Community
State College, PA

Monday, March 28
West Chester UMC
West Chester, PA

Tuesday, March 29 – Wednesday, March 30
New York City

Thursday, March 31
Bethany Village Retirement Community
Mechanicsburg, PA

Friday, April 1
Medina UMC
Medina, OH

Sunday, April 10 - Home Concert
4:00 p.m.

News and Events

Chapel Choir Spring Break Pre-Tour Concert

All are welcome to join us as the Chapel Choir presents a sneak peek of its upcoming Spring Break Tour program, Live to Love, at United Methodist Church of New Lenox, 339 New Lenox Rd.

United Methodist Church of New Lenox, 339 New Lenox Rd., New Lenox
Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 4:00pm

Sponsor a Chapel Choir Tour Bus Seat Today!

The 48th Annual Chapel Choir Tour will take place March 24-31, 2018 to Savannah, GA and you can help us cover some expenses and by “sponsoring a bus seat” for $25. The cost of transportation is one of the largest line items in the tour budget, so offsetting some of the cost through seat sponsorships will help reduce the individual tour fee for choir members.

Use the form below to direct your sponsorship to a particular student or have it applied to the tour fund. Forms are also available in the church office and in the west entryway on the poster board.

Make checks payable to DGFUMC and write ‘Bus Sponsorship’ on the memo line.

Thank you for your support!

Chapel Choir Parents Meeting

We will be going over Tour Information, financials and details. Two times are available to accomodate parents' schedules: 

• Sunday, Jan. 28, 10:45-11:15am, Open Door Youth Center (Upper Level)

• Wednesday, Jan. 31, 6:30-7:00pm, Chapel Hall

Open Door Youth Center & Chapel Hall
Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 10:45am

Chapel Choir Tour Home Concert

Come welcome home the Chapel Choir from the 2017 Choir Tour, Stand for Peace. The choir spent this Spring Break traveling to New Orleans, sharing a message of peace through music and scripture. You are invited to share in this message at this home concert.

Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 4:00pm

Chapel Choir Pre-Tour Concert

This year the Downers Grove First United Methodist Church Chapel Choir will embark on their 46th annual concert tour. This year's tour, Stand for Peace, shares the message of peace through music and scripture! Jesus teaches us how the peace of Christ can and does enter our life daily if we just ask!

You are invited to get a sneak peek of the program at a Pre-Tour concert at Hinsdale United Methodist Church.

Hinsdale UMC 945 S. Garfield
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 4:00pm


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