Date: May 13, 2019 - May 14, 2019
Derbyshire Baptist Church
8800 Derbyshire Road
Richmond, Virginia 23229
All senior adults are invited to attend the 2019 Senior Adult Festival of Praise!
Monday, May 13: 3:15-9:00 p.m. (dinner included)
Tuesday, May 14: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Registration opens at 2:30 p.m. on Monday.
This year’s music selections include:
- Sing and Shout Together, Children, Mary McDonald; Alfred 47251
- Oh, How Good It Is, arr. Molly Ijams; Lorenz 10/4899L
- Let’s Have Some Old-Time Religion, Mary McDonald; Lorenz 10/3879L
- For I Know the Plans I Have for You, David Schwoebel; Beckenhorst Press BP2129
Cost: $40 per person
David Schwoebel, Guest Director
David Schwoebel is Minister of Music / Composer in Residence at Derbyshire Baptist Church in Richmond, VA. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Voice and Organ Performance from McKendree College in Lebanon, IL and a Master of Church Music with an emphasis in Composition from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, TX. Prior to beginning his ministry at Derbyshire in January 1997, he had served churches in his hometown of Belleville, IL, as well as Montgomery AL, and Atlanta, GA. As an ordained minister, David administrates and oversees a comprehensive music ministry of nine choral organizations, five handbell choirs, an Orff ensemble, a 28-piece orchestra and brass ensemble. His energetic, hands-on approach to ministry finds him working each week with people of all ages, encouraging and equipping them to discover and develop their varied musical talents and skills. David participated in the development and release of the Celebrating Grace Hymnal as a member of the Supplemental Music Resource Committee and was the musical arranger for March 2010 Premiere Worship Concerts when the hymnal was released in Atlanta, GA. He has also served as Chair of the Virginia ACDA Music & Worship Committee.