Do you write music for worship? The Hymn Society of the United States and Canada has several opportunities coming up in 2020 that may be of interest to you. The Hymn Society is an ecumenical organization with a mission to encourage, promote, and enliven congregational singing both in the United States and Canada.
Several opportunities are coming in 2020:
- Search for a Hymn or Song Text: “Death, Dying, and Song”: a competition for a theologically rich hymn or song for congregational singing that engages the themes of death and dying. Click here for more information.
- Call for Hymn Texts: St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church of Chatham, Massachusetts is in search of a new hymn text. Email [email protected] for more information.
- Grant Available - Collaborative Writing Retreat: The Center for Congregational Song is accepting applications for a grant of up to $1,000 to support artists who wish to host a personal writing retreat. More information here.
- 2020 Post-Easter Musicians Retreat: Brian Hehn from the Center for Congregational Song will be hosting a post-Easter retreat in Baltimore, Maryland. Go to congregationalsong.org to sign up. Space is limited.