Resurrection Lutheran Church’s Music Ministry
includes people of all ages, and all levels of musical ability and background. Together we give glory to God and serve as a blessing and inspiration to others through the use of our God-given talents in musical offerings. This year is full of exciting, inspirational festivals and musical events. If you wish to participate in the Music Ministry at Resurrection or have any questions regarding the following opportunities, please contact Bob Unger, Director of Worship and Music Ministry, at the church office ( , 919-851-7248 ext. 25).

We are looking forward to the 2022-23 season, especially the upcoming Fall semester that started on Wednesday, September 7, unless noted.

Click here to download the current Music Ministry brochure.



What Sweeter Music

Sunday, December 18
at the 8:00 and 9:30 am Worship Services
in the Sanctuary

What Sweeter Music, accompanied by an orchestra and including the singing of familiar carols, Silent Night, Angels We Have Heard on High, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing, Joy to the World, O Come All Ye Faithful, and special music, narrative from Holy Scripture will be presented at the 8:00 am and 9:30 am Worship Services on Sunday, December 18.

*All youth and adults are encouraged to participate in this exciting preparation for Christmas. Rehearsals for What Sweeter Music are scheduled for Wednesdays, beginning October 5 from 7:30-8:00 pm. A choral “dress” rehearsal is scheduled for Saturday, December 17 at 10:00 am.

If you are interested in participating, please contact Bob Unger at the church office (919-851-7248, ) and/or be present at one the initial rehearsals. It is okay if you are not able to attend all the rehearsals, we would rather you attend as your schedule allows, than to exclude yourself from participating in this wonderful opportunity.


Vocal Choirs

Rainbow Choir

For children, Preschool-2nd grade, meets on Wednesdays, 5:00-5:30 pm in the Choir Room with the Sonshine Singers.

Sonshine Singers

For students, 2nd-6th grade, meets on Wednesdays, 5:00-5:45 pm with Bob Unger, in the Choir Room.

Harmonia Deum

Youth choir for 6th-12th grade students, meets Sundays at 5:00-5:45 pm in the Sanctuary with Bob Unger.

Sanctuary Choir

The Sanctuary Choir rehearses Wednesdays from 7:30-8:45 pm, in the Choir Room. This choir is for high school youth through adults and covers a wide range of Christian choral literature. Bob Unger is the director.

Celebration Singers

This group of adult vocalists and instrumentalists provide folk-type Christian music in a worship setting. They meet Tuesdays at 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary and is led by Don Martin.


Praise Teams


This praise and worship band leads the contemporary service on Sunday at 11:00 am. Rehearsals are held Thursdays at 7:00 pm, year-round in the Family Life Center with Christopher Anderson Reed, Praise and Worship Leader.


This youth praise and worship band rehearses on Sunday, 5:45-7:00 pm. If you are interested in participating, please contact Christopher Reed.


Handbell Choirs

Resurrection Chimers

An entry-level handbell choir for children, Preschool-2nd grade. Presently combined with the Rainbow Choir and meets on Wednesdays, 5:00-5:30 pm, in the Choir Room.

Jubilee Bells

For students, 3rd-8th grades, meets Wednesdays, 6:00-6:30 pm, in the Sanctuary.

Ringers of Glory

For youth in Grades 8-12. If you are interested in participating, please contact Bob Unger.

Heavenly Handbells

This handbell choir is for high school youth through adults and plays the full spectrum of handbell literature. They meet on Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 pm, in the Sanctuary. Bob Unger is the Director.


Solos and Ensembles

Resurrection Brass Ensemble

Adds to our worship experiences on a regular basis. If you are interested in participating, please contact Bob Unger.

Solos, Duets, and Ensembles

Vocal and instrumental solos, duets, and ensembles are always welcome as Musical Offerings and Pre-Service Music. Please contact Bob Unger to schedule your musical offering.




RMS has been active in this community for 24 years and offers a wide variety of musical experiences, including lessons, classes, workshops, and performance opportunities. Questions? Contact Bob Unger.


Bob Unger, Director of Worship and Music Ministry, is the contact for all of Resurrection's musical offerings unless otherwise noted. He can be reached at or 919-851-7248, ext. 25.