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Announcing ArtServe Fellowships

In celebration of our tenth anniversary year we are launching Fellowships, awarded for exceptional contributions to Christian creativity, and entitling the recipient to lifetime ArtServe membership.

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In celebration of our tenth anniversary year, we are launching our Fellowships. These are awarded for exceptional contributions to Christian creativity, and entitle the recipient to all the privileges of a lifetime ArtServe membership.

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ArtServe was an initiative of the former Methodist Church Music Society (MCMS), which started life in 1935 as a fellowship of Methodist organists and choirmasters. At that time, not only were these the only people in most churches with any responsibility for music, but also music was almost the sole art form regularly used in worship.

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