CAROLYN'S COMPOSITIONS

February 19, 2012

Western PA. Conference (of the) United Methodist (Church) Ministers’ Chorus

 CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS

WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA CONFERENCE

(of the) UNITED METHODIST (CHURCH)

MINISTERS’ CHORUS CONCERT

     Last Thursday evening my husband Monte and I traveled to the First United Methodist Church in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, where the Western Pennsylvania Conference United Methodist Ministers’ Chorus presented a sacred concert.

TRIVIA ABOUT SINGING PASTORS

     Before continuing, I must tell you that the most interesting thing I learned during the evening was exposed when the pastors, thirteen men and nine women, introduced themselves. Here is a piece of United Methodist Church minister’s trivia:

BRUSSELS SPROUTS

MEAN A LOT

TO THESE CHOIR MEMBERS!

     Those persons who attended the concert to hear the wonderful music learned how much the singers like this vegetable.

      The tale began when one member introduced the subject. After announcing his name and church, he expressed his gratitude for the evening meal prepared by the church. He then announced that he was especially “thankful I had Brussels sprouts for dinner, and I found a great recipe for jell-o salad.

     This pastor started the Brussels sprout rolling. Several other singing pastors confessed that they, too, liked the veggie that was included on the dinner menu.

     When I grew up my father called them (more…)

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