Sacred Winds Ensemble and Ministries

Christian outreach through the arts, music, and education.

Sacred Winds Summer Concert: 11 June 2017

The Sacred Winds Ensemble returns to Pikeville, KY to present our twenty-first annual summer concert on June 11 at First Baptist Church beginning at 3:00 PM. The program celebrates the ensemble’s twenty-year anniversary and the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. The concert program, entitled Soli Deo Gloria, is built around the Five Solas of the Reformation. Musical selections […]

May 7 Concert in Hazard, KY

In partnership with First Baptist Church of Hazard, KY the Sacred Winds Ensemble is excited to return to Hazard, KY this May to present a program built up cherished hymns of the Christian faith.

Sacred Winds Performs in Pikeville (2016)

The Sacred Winds Ensemble recently presented their twentieth-annual summer concert at First Baptist Church in Pikeville, KY. Eastern Kentucky television station, WYMT, aired a news story about the ensemble’s concert.  

Summer Concert | June 12, 2016 – 3PM

These Great Things: By Grace Through Faith First Baptist Church | Pikeville, KY Program Ephesians 2:1-10; 19-22; 3:20-21 And you were dead in the trespasses and sins in which you once walked, following the course of this world, following the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work in the sons […]

2015 Summer Concert Series

“Grace to you and peace from God our Father. We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you.” The apostle Paul’s greeting in his letter to the church at Colossae so beautifully expresses our own greeting to you, our friends, old and new, of Sacred Winds Ministries. The […]

Sacred Winds Expands Outreach

The Sacred Winds ensemble has performed in many venues throughout our Commonwealth. Being comprised mostly of music educators and professional musicians, the group has made significant contributions to the musical and educational life of our communities, especially throughout the region of Southeastern Kentucky. From the outset, as the name suggests, Sacred Winds has had a […]

2014 Summer Program

God’s Song of Salvation:  Christ as Prophet, Priest, and King Invocation Domine ad Adjuvandum from Vespers (1610) by Claudio Monteverdi transcribed by Scott Bersaglia Prophet | Luke 24:25-27 Speak, O Lord by Keith Getty and Stuart Townend Priest | Isaiah 53 Give Us This Day by David Maslanka Who Would Strike You? by Johann Sebastian Bach No. 15. Chorale. “Wer hat dich so […]

David Centers Appointed as Vice President of Sacred Winds Ministries

His character and devotion to God within his home, family, and vocation, as well as the many talents he possesses, serve as a great testimony of God’s grace and David’s diligence in service to his Savior. As a member of the Sacred Winds Ensemble, his witness will be a strong example to the ensemble members and the ministry body. I am honored to stand alongside him in service to for the Gospel.

Fall Song Service

Sacred Winds Ministries will present its first annual Fall Song Service on Saturday, October 19 beginning at 7:00 PM at First Baptist Church of Hazard, KY. Dr. Scott Bersaglia, Music Director of the Sacred Winds Ensemble, and Dr. Daryl Cornett, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church, Hazard, will lead the service with additional support provided […]

Psalm 100 Commentaries

Read the four commentaries from the Sacred Winds Ensemble 2013 June Program, Celebrating God’s Faithfulness. Psalm 100:1-2  Declaration by James E. Castlen Psalm 100:3  The Father’s Sovereign Faithfulness as Creator and Redeemer by Bill Haynes Psalm 100:4  The Call to the Father’s Faithfulness by Scott Gilbert Psalm 100:5  The Father’s Enduring Faithfulness for the Church by Todd Meadows

Testimonials

"Their spiritual unity and commitment to their collective mission—as well as their superb musicianship—allow them to play as one, under the inspired leadership of their conductor."

Teresa Alzadon, Soprano
Staff Sergeant, The U.S. Army Field Band

Upcoming Events

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6:00 pm Maranatha! Come Lord Jesus
Maranatha! Come Lord Jesus
Dec 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Maranatha! Come Lord Jesus @ First Baptist Church | Pikeville | Kentucky | United States
Program Overture – Christmas Day by Gustav Holst Part One It’s Christmas by Ben Glover, David Garcia, and Mandisa Hundley O Children Come by Kristen Getty O Come, All Ye Faithful arranged by James Swearingen Magnificat by Keith and Kristen Getty[...]