Music that Makes Community

When: October 15 - 17, 2018
Cost: See price chart below

Join a dynamic gathering of musicians, clergy and lay people and recharge and renew your congregational song leading skills. A lively team of Music that Makes Community presenters will lead worship, workshops, and conversation to help you add the valuable tool of paperless song leading to your community’s singing practice. Learn practical skills and diverse repertoire, and explore how paperless music can enrich and expand your congregation's repertoire of sung prayer and praise.

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Music that Makes Community is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help people connect and learn through singing. We do that by developing and teaching a practice of paperless song leading grounded in a theology of welcome and generosity for the benefit of musicians, clergy, congregants, students and lay leaders who want to use the practice to enrich and enliven their worship and community life.

The three-day workshop begins at 10 am on Monday, October 15 and ends with lunch on Wednesday, October 17. Attendees will have the option at registration to check in early on Sunday, October 14. Otherwise check in begins at 9 am on Monday, October 15.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can contact MMC Executive Director Paul Vasile with questions about the event. Email him at or call at (929) 266-4662

Questions on registration?
Contact Cross Roads Office Manager Corine Borrero (908) 832-7264 or

What's the refund policy?
A partial refund (50%) will be given if cancelled before September 1. The retreat cost is nonrefundable if cancellation occurs after September 1.


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Lodging Options

Christ Center

Hotel style accommodations with linens provided. Toiletries are not provided.
Christ Center Cost
Standard Double Occupancy $422
Upgrade to Single +$40
Early Check In (Sunday, 4 p.m.) +$30

Dormitory Style Lodging

This lodgings sleeping area is with bunk beds and a shared bathroom. Linens and toiletries are not provided.
Other Facilities Cost
Standard Rate $372
Early Check In (Sunday, 4 p.m.) +$10

Off Site / Commuter

This is for people who will be staying off site and commuting to the event.
Event Only $317

Mailing Address

29 Pleasant Grove Rd
Port Murray, NJ 07865

Contact Us

(908) 832-7264
(908) 832-6593