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OUR GOAL is to help individuals involved be the best they can be for the Lord expressing God’s Word in all aspects of music, drama and the arts.

Morning traditional (8 AM), blended (9:30 AM), and contemporary (11 AM) worship services are led by Pastor Phillip Shepherd in the worship center.  There is also a Sunday morning contemporary worship service (9:30 AM) led by Pastor Doug Bell in the LOFT.  We have an evening (6 PM) blended worship service in the worship center, and a contemporary (6 PM) worship service in the LOFT.  If you have questions regarding Worship Ministries, please contact our Lead Worship Pastor, Phillip Shepherd, through the church office at (480) 839-0926 or via email at pshepherd@fbc-tempe.org.


  • The Worship Choir, Master’s Praise, leads our congregation in worship during the 9:30 &11:00 AM Sunday morning services.
  • Membership is open to anyone who is age 11 and above, no audition.
  • Rehearsals are held each Wednesday from 6:45 to 8:15 PM in the Worship Center.
  • Childcare is provided during Wednesday Choir rehearsal for infant through Kindergarten.
  • The Master’s Praise also participates in a Fall Retreat, musicals, and seasonal concerts, as well as various church family functions throughout the year.
  • If you are interested in joining our Worship Choir please call Phillip Shepherd at 480-839-0926.


  • Our Orchestra plays the first, second and third Sundays of each month in both the 9:30 & 11:00 AM services, and rehearses the Wednesdays before those Sundays from 6:45 to 9:00 PM.
  • Master’s Orchestra also plays in musicals and seasonal productions.
  • Membership is open to anyone who is age 13, who has been playing at least 2 years, with an audition.
  • If you are interested in joining our Master’s Orchestra please call Phil Coleman at 480-839-8570.


  •  We have three Graded Choirs for your children to learn how to praise of Lord Jesus in song. They all meet on Sunday afternoons from 4:00-5:00 PM during the school year. All Choirs dismiss in time to allow them to eat our free family dinner offered every Sunday in the Quad before AWANA.
  • Preschool Choir (4 and 5 year olds) meets in the Drive-In in Kids City and is directed by Julie Huver.
  • Children’s Choir (1st thru 6th graders) meets in the Stadium in Kids City and is directed by Carole Shepherd.
  • Student Choir (7th thru 12th graders) meets in the Worship Center and is directed by Pastor Phillip Shepherd.
  • We do not offer childcare during these Choir rehearsals for age 3 and under.



  • Our Drama Ministry continues to bless us, and is eager to have you join them. Please contact our Drama Coordinator, Julie Huver, at 602-206-2170.


  • If you enjoy service the Lord with your electronic skills; sound, computer projection, lighting, then please contact Pastor Phillip Shepherd at 770-846-7418 or office 480-839-0926.


  • We are continually seeking ways to exalt and worship our Savior with all the fine arts! Below is a link to enjoy watching Elena Eros, as she painted a powerful painting of “Adam and our Creator” in one of our Sunday morning worship services.