Programs and Ministries

MasterPiece Ministries

Masterpiece is an outreach ministry providing professional, positive, and affordable faith-based dance instruction for all ages and abilities. Weekly classes are offered from September through May, culminating in The Word in Movement, a recital demonstrating how students have learned to “Praise his name with dancing” (Psalm 149:3). Masterpiece is a comprehensive dance program offering training in Classical Ballet, Pointe/Toe, Modern, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz, Holy Hip-Hop, Tap, Adult Lyrical and Tap, and Mommy and Me.

Masterpiece

Masterpiece is a comprehensive dance program offering training in Classical Ballet, Pointe/Toe, Modern, Lyrical, Contemporary, Jazz, Holy Hip-Hop, Tap, Adult Lyrical and Tap, and Mommy and Me. Classes for beginner dancers to advanced level, ages 2-adult are taught by a highly-skilled and passionate faculty dedicated to excellence in skill technique, creativity and artistic expression.

The Word in Movement

The Word in Movement is an annual recital showcasing the participants of the Masterpiece dance program in a variety of dance pieces. All pieces are original works choreographed by a faculty member of Arts in Action.

Lambs of Light

Lambs of Light is a unique and powerful performance touring troupe. Our mission is to glorify God in all we do as we minister God’s amazing love through the arts, and to give participants who love to dance for the Lord opportunities to minister with integrity and skill. This audition-only group is known for their passionate performances that exude adoration for our Lord, Jesus Christ. Comprised of dancers, actors and musicians ages 5-adult, Lambs of Light is featured on DayStar twice a year and performs at church worship services, community events and outreach ministry events.

Urban Stage

Urban Stage is an arts program offered to all youth regardless of race, religion and economic status. It is especially structured to offer programming to the underprivileged and at risk youth who otherwise would not be afforded the opportunity to study the arts. Students of the program receive professional instruction from qualified and caring faculty members at no cost. The students are featured at Christmas and in the Spring in a dinner style performance for family, friends, and the community, complete with costumes, props and stage decorations.

Living Colors

Living Colors is a visual arts education program where each student receives personal instruction in a classroom setting. Building on a solid foundation, the nine-month program trains students in elements and principles of design and color theory. The program culminates with an art exhibit that will be held in conjunction with the “Word in Movement” annual recital in May.

Still Life * Charcoal * Pastels * Watercolors * Painting * Sculpting *Print Making * and More

Crescendo Music Education

Crescendo is a music program that is designed to introduce and develop skills in a variety of instruments. Group and Private lessons are offered to meet the needs of the student. Guitar, Piano, Drums and Voice lessons are available in private lessons. Through partnerships with Appalachian Children’s Chorus, we are able to offer educational opportunities in choir, as well as performance opportunities.

Thunder Percussion

Thunder is an arts education program designed to introduce and teach the art of percussion, as well, as appreciation for the art of percussion in different cultures. Group and individual instruction will be provided for the development of skills in rhythmic theory and performance on various instruments, including snare drum and other marching and orchestral percussion instruments. Students will also learn to play drums from the Middle East including those of Israel and Africa. A beginning, intermediate and advanced class will be offered according to age and playing ability.

Appalachian Children’s Chorus Putnam County

With a mission to provide artistic excellence, music education and extraordinary opportunities for West Virginia youth, ACC began offering a Putnam County Choir named “Canticle.” In the past 19 years ACC has helped to shape young lives through a comprehensive music education curriculum emphasizing proper vocal technique and music literacy, incorporating a wide variety of musical styles and traditions.

Revelation Drama

Revelation is a comprehensive program dedicated to educate students in all aspects of drama. Character Development, Line Interpretation, Gestures-Expression-& Movement, and Discovering Emotion., as well as Sets- Makeup- & Costuming, Storytelling (as Jesus did) & Script writing will be taught. The classes are exciting & fun for students of all ages.

Trinity Twirlers Baton

Trinity Twirlers is a comprehensive twirling program where students will develop a new interest and love for twirling. This program is dedicated to refining dance twirl skills from the very basics to a fun polished routine.

BodyFit Christian Fitness Fellowship

Bodyfit Christian Fitness Fellowship is a comprehensive exercise program that combines aerobic exercise, muscular strength and endurance exercises and flexibility taught to upbeat Christian music. Fitness enthusiasts of all ages can participate in the classes that are taught at beginner, intermediate and challenge levels. Come and enjoy the benefits of exercise and fellowship!