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Afternoon of Christian music to benefit Barton County Emergency Aid
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Pastor Scott Solether and Doris Meyeres, shown here, are one of seven musical groups/individuals presenting an afternoon of Christian music offered as a benefit for Barton County Emergency Aid. The concert will be held in the First Presbyterian Church sanctuary at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25.




A community "Music for Mission" Concert will be held in the First Presbyterian Church sanctuary, 24th and Washington, on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 2:30 p.m. A variety of instrumental and vocal musical groups representing a diverse makeup of churches located in Great Bend will join together for an afternoon of musical praise to God, said Carol Woodmansee of the Presbyterian Church Mission Committee.

"There are seven different musical groups from six different churches in Great Bend joining together for this afternoon of Christian music," Woodmansee said. The music program will include a vocal duet with piano and guitar from the First Presbyterian Church; "Joyful Praise Ringers," a bell choir from the Trinity Lutheran Church; a vocalist from Trinity United Methodist Church; a pianist from First Presbyterian; "Men of God," a Gospel quintet from the First Baptist Church; vocal solos by Glenna Gaunt from the Central Baptist Church; and an organ/piano duet from First United Methodist Church.

Donations will go to the Barton County Emergency Aid Council, with 10 percent to the Presbyterian Crisis Management program.

A reception will follow the concert. All in the community are invited.