First United Methodist Church of Houma
Our Church Family
Baptism- A. J., son of Anthony & Amber Cheesebrough and brother to Charlie & Will, was baptized on April 21st at the 8:45am service.
Death- Mary Francis Baker passed away on April 12th. Her funeral was held on April 16th.
Meet Our New Pianist/Organist
Rachel Klaus is a Talented and Gifted Music Teacher for Lafourche Parish Schools. She has a BA in Piano from Nicholls State University where Donna McMillan was her major professor. She has a minor in voice from Nicholls- where she studied with Dr. Kenneth Klaus. After Nicholls she completed a Master of Music degree in piano at the University of Southern Mississippi. She served as the organist/pianist at Wesley Southern Methodist Church in Hattiesburg, the music ministry at First Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Houma, and the Baptist Collegiate Ministries at Nicholls. She has maintained a private piano studio for a number of years and with Michael, established our Music Academy. She is in great demand as an accompanist for area school choirs and as a wedding musician in our region. While a frequent musician at the 8:45 service, Rachel Klaus’s first Sunday playing at the 11:05 Service will be June 2nd.
NEW CHURCH DIRECTORY
A new pictorial directory will be made this summer. Lifetouch Pictures will start taking pictures July 17th. Expect to hear more about this in the coming weeks.