Music Ministry

Rev. Terry Dewese is an ordained minister who loves to sing

Rev. Terry Dewese leads our Praise Team in a Spirit-filled Celebration of Praise every Sunday morning at 11:00 during our worship service.  The Praise Team meets every Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm (immediately following Bible study) for rehearsal, fellowship and prayer.  If you are interested in joining the Praise Team, please contact Rev. Dewese through the church office at (704) 892-4701 or by email at or just drop by Wednesdays at 7:30 before rehearsal.

Rev. Dewese began his service at First Cornelius in 2008.  Born and raised in Huntersville, he graduated from North Meck in 1968. He served in the U.S. Army 1968-1971.  He graduated from Western Carolina University in 1976 and attended Central Piedmont for additional musical training.  He has successfully served four area churches as Music Director or Minister of Music.  We are blessed to have Rev. Dewese as our Minister of Music.