Melody Van Arragon serves as our Music Coordinator by planning worship services, incorporating musicians, leading our adult choir, creating opportunities for children to lead worship and preparing print and screen aids for worship services. Melody grew up in a small church plant where she started playing piano in church at the age of 10. For over 20 years, she has led choirs and worship teams of all ages with a focus on spiritual formation in worship leaders and using diverse forms of music. She has a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano, Associate’s Diplomas in Piano Pedagogy and Performance and is credentialed in the CRC under the area of Worship. She currently also serves as an Assistant Conductor and Accompanist with the Detroit Children’s Choir. Melody has been married to Pastor Ben for 19 years and has two elementary school aged daughters.