Sanctuary Choir

The Sanctuary Choir provides musical leadership for the worship services of VHBC, and is open to adults who have an interest and prior experience in choral singing. Their repertoire includes music from all the major historical style periods, spirituals, hymn arrangements, and multi-cultural pieces. They also present major choral and orchestral works periodically. The Sanctuary Choir rehearses each Wednesday evening from 7:00 until 8:30.

For further information, please contact:
Terre Johnson 979-5920 or Beth McGinnis.


Visit our home page or Calendar for times and dates of special music and worship presentations.

The Birmingham Chamber Chorus

The Birmingham Chamber Chorus is an ecumenical and diverse chorus sponsored by the Music Ministry of VHBC and conducted by Terre Johnson. They present interesting programs of choral music in appropriate acoustical settings throughout the city. They have performed at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Sixteenth Street Baptist Church and Alys Stephens Center.


Handbell Choir

The VHBC Handbell Choir presents excellent handbell music during several services throughout the year, and at many special occasions, such as Christmas Eve. Interested ringers with prior music-reading experience are welcome as openings occur in the choir.

For further information, please contact Marlene Taylor,, 205.822.8594.


Children's Choirs

All children from 3-year-olds through 6th graders are given an opportunity to learn about music, singing, and expressing their worship in weekly Children's Choir rehearsals. Highly trained leaders nurture the musical gifts of the children at VHBC, and each choir presents the music they are learning periodically during morning services, and at special services during the school year.

For further information, please contact Beth McGinnis,