National Association of Pastoral Musicians Rapid City, SD (NPMRC)

Welcome to the Rapid City, SD chapter of the National Association of Pastoral Musicians.

NPM meeting:  OLPH Rapid City, SD
When: Saturday, March 3, 2018

9:30-10:00       Registration and Hospitality
10:00-10:15     Opening Prayer
10:15-10:20     Welcome
10:20-11:20     “Prayer Encounter of Hearing and Seeing the Word of God: Visio Divina” Fr. Mark McCormick
11:20-11:30     Break
11:30-12:15     GIA Reading Session with FREE music for all participants -Jeanine Gerlach
12:15-12:45     Lunch-Free will offering
12:45-1:15       Business Meeting
1:15-1:35         “Sage On Stage”-Julie Gray
1:35-2:35         “Conducting From the Keyboard”-Lorraine Ptacek
2:35-2:45         Closing Prayer

National Pastoral Musicians Recognize Music Ministers (West River Catholic Article Fall, 2017)

Cantor Certification

ALL NPM Cantor Certificate applicants must begin with the Basic Cantor Certificate (BCC). For ALL Cantor certificate questions – please email

Spring, 2018 Newsletter

New Pictures from Winter NPM Event (January 27, 2018)