Reformation 500 Hymn Festival
Come and Sing! Celebrate with the Sioux Falls Community
Event tags: Music, Community, Sioux Falls, Family Friendly, Free Family Fun, Family Fun, Family Event, family-friendly, Free Admission, Choir, Organ, Downtown Sioux Falls, Worship
First Lutheran Church invites the Sioux Falls community to a hymn festival celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29. Join the congregation in singing the faith Christians share!
The hymn festival will be led by John Schwandt, associate professor of organ and director of the American Organ Institute at the University of Oklahoma. A 100-voice community choir, brass quartet, timpani, violin, and flute will join in supporting congregational song. Theological reflections will be offered by Steven Paulson, professor of systematic theology at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minn. The festival will be followed by a German-themed supper of bratwurst and German potato salad in the First Lutheran Church Reformation Hall. The cost for the meal is five dollars.
The hymn festival is free and open to the public, but complimentary tickets are required. Tickets for the meal must also be reserved. Please reserve tickets prior to Sunday, October 22 by visiting First Lutheran Church, calling the church office, or visiting flcsf.org/hymnfestival . Tickets may be picked up at First Lutheran during business hours (M-Th 8-5, F 8-4) prior to the hymn festival or at will call on the afternoon of Sunday, October 29.Visit Event Website for More Info