Music Ministries of Fifty Ninth Street Baptist Church

Fifty Ninth Street Baptist Church Music Ministry consist of the following groups:



The Companions of Christ Choir 

Deaconess Esther Gilliam - President

Sis. Sharon Walker - Vice President

Sis. Sheila Mintz - 2nd Vice President

Sis. Angela Dennis - Secretary

Trustee Candace Hitchock - Asst. Sec./Treasurer

Sis Raemona Felder - Business Manager

Sis. Nettie West - Chaplain

Deaconess Julia Williams - Asst. Chaplain

Sis Aimee Norman - Sgt. at Arms. 



The Sanctuary Choir/Gospel Chorus

Sis. Catherine Patterson - President

Sis. Latisha Miller - Vice President

Sis. Angela Dennis - Secretary

Trustee Joann Daney - Treasurer

Sis. Clarice Hall - Sick Fund

Sis. Margaret Hatney - Sgt. at Arms. 


The Male Chorus

Deacon James Fisher - President

Bro. Luther Floyd - Vice President



The Praise and Worship Team Members

Deaconess Esther Gilliam 

First Lady Leigh M. Barnes

Sis. Aimee Norman


Musician Staff

Dr. Daly Barnes Jr., Pastor, Minister of Music, Soloist, Organ & Keyboard

Trustee Victor Pettyjohn - Minister of Music

First Lady Leigh M. Barnes - Directress of Music, Organ & Keyboard

Michael Lyons - Drums

Evangelist Carolyn Chambers, Musician, Organ & Keyboard

Sis. Jacqueline Pettyjohn - Organ


Photo Gallery of our Music Ministries

Companions of Christ Choir
The Gospel Chorus
The Sanctuary Choir
The Youth Choir with Wanda Mitchell

Contact Us

Fifty Ninth Street Baptist Church

315 South 59th Street


Philadelphia, PA 19143


Phone: 215 474 8750


Fax:  215 748 6698


What Keeps Us Going

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Worship Service Schedule

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1st Sun., Holy Communion 07:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

1st Sun., Baptism  11:00 a.m.

Worship Service 07:45 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

Sunday School  09:30 a.m. (following 07:45 a.m service)

Bible Study       Mon.  06:30 p.m. - 07:30 p.m

Bible Study       Wed.  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Prayer Meeting  Wed.  12:00 p.m. - 01:00 p.m.

Bible Study       Wed.  06:30 p.m. - 07:30 p.m.

Prayer Meeting  Wed.  07:30 p.m. - 08:30 p.m. 


Fountain of Faith Radio Broadcast

Sun. 09:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Wed.01:00 p.m. - 01:30 p.m.

Sat.01:00 p.m. - 02:00 p.m.


"Gospel Highway Radio WNAP 1110AM"