Hand Bell Choirs & Music Ministry










Children's Music

Singing is a part of the Sunday School program and practice takes place during the regular Sunday School hour (9:45 - 10:45 am) on Sunday mornings.  


Contact: Children's Music Director - Lynlyn Nicolino


Chancel Choir

Practices on Wednesday evenings from 6-7 p.m.   Chancel Choir provides special music for the 8:30 Cornerstone Worship Service every other Sunday singing a wide variety of music that encourages growth in spirit, voice, and musical competence.


Contact the Church Office at 515.225.8128 or our Music Director, David Rozendaal


Joyful Noise - Adult Bells

Practice on Wednesday evenings at 5:45 p.m.   If you can read music, you are invited to join!  


Contact: Church Office at 515.225.8128 or our Adult Bells Director, Lynelle Meyer at 515.276.0790


Valley Half-Notes - Youth Bells

The young person's bell and chime choir.   Half-Notes is open to children in 3rd grade and up.   Practices are on Wednesday evenings at 5:00 p.m.  


Contact the Church Office at 515.225.8128 or Youth Bells Director, Jana Clyne at 515.554.2419


Special Music

We encourage and offer the opportunity to anyone who would like to share their gifts of music during our worship services.  


Contact the Church Office.

Valley UMC

Valley United Methodist Church

4201 Ashworth Road
West Des Moines, Iowa 50265
515.225.8128

Office Hours

Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Pastor Ferguson

Is in the church office Mon - Thu or by appt.

Church Office - 515-225-8128
His Cell - 712-790-9738
Parsonage - 515-508-0150

Administration Office Staff

Sheila Madsen
Anne Elly

Location