He Is Our Peace

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10:45 Service

Early Service

Dr. Steve Ayers delivered the sermon today, Sunday, July 22, with scriptures from Jeremiah 23:1-6 and Ephesians 2:11-22. The Rev. Tim Pace is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

VBS/Parents’ Night Out

Mark your calendar for VBS / Parent’s Night Out on Friday, August 3, from 6-8 p.m.

‘Bridges Out of Poverty’

McGill will host “Bridges Out of Poverty” Class and Hope Teams beginning in August and will continue each Thursday thru November 15. The class offers a new perspective for understanding and addressing the dynamics which characterize life in poverty and why is it so difficult for people to break out of poverty. McGill will provide a meal for the group each week. The following weeks are open and we would appreciate you volunteering to help on August 23 or 30, September 6, 20, or 27, October 4, or 25 and November 8 or 15. See Winfry Whicker with questions.

 Samaritan’s Feet

The Samaritan’s Feet event will be on Saturday, August 11, for 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Shoes will be given out to children in need in our community. Please sign up in the back of the sanctuary to volunteer or see Donna Duncan with questions.

Part of the Samaritan’s Feet event will be packing of backpacks at Epworth United Methodist Church on Wednesday, August 8, at 6 p.m. You are asked to donate school supplies for the backpacks through July 29. Backpacks will be given out on August 11 during The Samaritan’s Feet event.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for July: pencils and pencil sharpener (ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)  August: Crayons and scissors

Arkansas mission report

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10:45 worship

Early worship


Our youth shared about the Arkansas mission trip at worship today, Sunday, July 15, with scriptures from Ephesians 1:3-14 and Amos 7:7-15. Danny Kirkman is the deacon of the week. He will read the New Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Arkansas mission trip

Flowers celebrate Howells’ anniversary

The flowers today are given in honor of Gail Howell by Melvin Howell on their 61st wedding anniversary. “The past 60 years of my life I have been blessed with Gail’s enduring, undying love. There is nothing I can do or say that would ever show my love and appreciation for her being right beside me through everything. Gail, I love you!”

VBS/Parents’ Night Out

Mark your calendar for VBS / Parent’s Night Out on August 3 from 6-8 p.m. Make plans now to attend.

Samaritan’s Feet

The Samaritan’s Feet event will be on Saturday, August 11, for 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Shoes will be given out to children in need in our community. Please sign up in the back of the sanctuary to volunteer or see Donna Duncan with questions.

Part of the Samaritan’s Feet event will be packing of backpacks at Epworth United Methodist Church on Wednesday, August 8, at 6 p.m. You are asked to donate school supplies for the backpacks through July 29. Backpacks will be given out on August 11 during The Samaritan’s Feet event.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for July: pencils and pencil sharpener. (ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)

Need barbecue?

Please see Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase BBQ and Brunswick Stew.

July 8 services

Traveling Light

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The 10:45 service

The Early Service


Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon today, July 8, 2018. Keith Fitch is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Flowers to remember and celebrate

The flowers today are giving in memory of Shelia Mullis on her birthday July 7 and in memory of Shawn Mullis for his birthday on August 17. They are also given in honor of Sam Mullis on his birthday today; Sammy Mullis who has a birthday on August 16 and Sarah Burris for her birthday on July 28.

Youth are in Arkansas

The youth left for Helena-West Helena, Arkansas Friday. They posed for this picture before they left for the mission trip.

Please remember the Youth Mission Team who is in Arkansas this week.

Remembering Glenn Hartsell

During the offertory today a song will be played that was recorded by Mr. Glenn Hartsell. July 9 would have been Glenn’s 94th birthday. We appreciate the wonderful legacy that Glenn left us.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday, July 12, at 11 a.m. Our guest speaker will be Amanda Buck, Certified Senior Advisor, who is a consultant for Cannon Pharmacy. She will speak on senior health and has valuable information for seniors about medicine. Come and enjoy a time of great food and fellowship.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for July: pencils and pencil sharpener. (ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)

Need barbecue or brunswick stew?

Please see Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase BBQ and Brunswick Stew.

To Believe

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Lamentations 3:22-33 and Mark 5:21-43. Earnie Hartsell is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Food on the First

food on the first

Cooperative Christian Ministry needs include soups, pork and beans, saltine crackers, breakfast items, canned meats and canned fruits and vegetables. During the summer months children will not have breakfast or lunch at school. Cereal, breakfast bars and peanut butter and jelly are needed.

The R.A.I.N. Closet needs cleaning supplies and Clorax.

Esther’s Heart Collection will always needs crackers and peanut butter (not peanut butter crackers!)

If you would rather give money to the church to purchase food for C.C.M., P.L.C. or R.A.I.N. supplies you can do so by noting on your giving envelope and check the amount you would like to go towards any of these missions.

Fourth of July

The church office will be closed on Wednesday, July 4.

Men’s breakfast

The men will meet at Punchy’s for breakfast on Thursday, July 5, at 8 a.m.

No Friday hot dogs this week

There will not be a hot dog sale this Friday, July 6.

Arkansas mission trip

The youth will go to Arkansas July 6-14. You can participate in this mission trip by bringing spray sunscreen, beach towels and totes for the children of Helena/West Helena.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday, July 12, at 11 a.m. Our guest speaker will be Amanda Buck, Certified Senior Advisor, who is a consultant for Cannon Pharmacy. She will speak on senior health and has valuable information for seniors about medicine. Come and enjoy a time of great food and fellowship.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for July: pencils and pencil sharpener. (ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)

Need barbecue?

Please see Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase BBQ and Brunswick Stew.

 

Now Is the Day of Salvation

10:45 Worship Service

Photos and announcements

Early service

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon today, Sunday, June 24, with scriptures from Psalm 9:9-20 and 2 Corinthians 6:1-13. Bob Hathcock is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Deacons meeting

The Deacons meet this afternoon at 2 p.m.

Arkansas missions meeting

There will be a meeting of those going to Arkansas this morning at 9:30 a.m. You can participate in this mission trip by bringing spray sunscreen, beach towels and totes for the group to take to Arkansas. Their trip is July 6-14.

PassportChoices Week

The youth wlll participate in PassportChoices this week, June 24-29.

Operations Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for June: reusable shopping bags, deodorant, character band aids, chap stick. (Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13) July: pencils and pencil sharpeners.

Patriotic concert today

The Piedmont Choral Society will present “All Patriotic Music” at Living Water Church of God in Kannapolis at 3 p.m., today, June 24.

This is not at McGill, but it is a beautiful set of windows.

Happy father’s day

10:45 Service

Early worship

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon, The Lord Looks on the Heart, this morning, Father’s Day, June 17, 2018. Carolyn Guess is the deacon of the week. She will read the New Testament scripture and have the morning prayer. Scriptures are from 2 Corinthians 5:6-17 and I Samuel 15:34-16:13.

Morris anniversary flowers

The flowers today are given with love on the 57th wedding anniversary of Gene and Frances Morris by Susan, Alec, Bill, Tracie and Lea.

Deacon nominating

The Deacon Nominating process ends today.  Please use a blue ballot you will find in the lobby to recommend six people.

Donuts for Dads

We will celebrate Father’s Day today with “Donuts for Dad” between services at 9:15 a.m.

Arkansas missions meeting

There will be a meeting of those going to Arkansas on Sunday, June 24, at 9:30 a.m. You can participate in this mission trip by bringing spray sunscreen, beach towels and totes for the group to take to Arkansas.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for June: reusable shopping bags, deodorant, character band aids, chap stick. (Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)

Turn off the lights and lock the door

Please be sure and turn out all lights and lock the outside doors if you are the last to leave the building.

Patriotic concert

The Piedmont Choral Society will present “All Patriotic Music” on Thursday, June 21, at 7 p.m. at Forest Hill UMC which will benefit Habitat for Humanity.  Concerts will also be presented at Pitts Baptist Church on Friday, June 22, at 7 p.m. and at Living Water Church of God in Kannapolis at 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 24.

Announcements & photos

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Be Careful of What You Ask

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon. Bryant Frazier is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Deacon nominating

The Deacon Nominating process will begin today through June 17. Six deacons will be needed.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, June 14, at 11 a.m. Our guest will be Rev. Jim White and son, Josh White. They will play several hymns on their saxophones and then share about their recent trips to Roatan, Honduras and Israel. There will be a delicious meal served. Hope you will come and invite others to attend. Open to all!

Donuts for Dad

We will celebrate Father’s Day, June 17, with “Donuts for Dad” between services at 9:15 a.m.

Arkansas mission meeting

There will be a meeting of those going to Arkansas on Sunday, June 24, at 9:30 a.m. You can participate in this mission trip by bringing spray sunscreen, beach towels and totes for the group to take to Arkansas.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for June: reusable shopping bags, deodorant, character band aids, chap stick. (Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)

If you use the building

Please be sure and turn out all lights and lock the outside doors if you are using the building.

Congratulations Class of 2018

Graduate Sunday

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon today, June 3, and we celebrate Graduate Sunday. Keith Fitch is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Graduate Sunday

Today we will honor our graduates. Scholarships will be awarded. The group will have dinner at Afton Tavern on Monday, June 4, at 7 p.m. Please let Paul know if you can attend.

McGill men at Punchy’s

The men will meet at Punchy’s Diner on Thursday, June 7, for breakfast at 8 a.m.

Deacon nominations

The Deacon Nominating process will begin on June 10 through June 17. Six deacons will be needed.

Deacons meeting

The deacons will meet on Sunday, June 10, at 2 p.m.

Church-wide pool party

The Family Life Committee is sponsoring “Nacho Average Church Pool Party” on Sunday, June 10, from 4-7 at 801 Kings Crossing Drive in Concord. Please RSVP to Erin Currie at 980-521-6563.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, June 14, at 11 a.m. Our guest will be Rev. Jim White and son, Josh White. They will play several hymns on their saxophones and then share about their recent trips to Roatan, Honduras and Israel. There will be a delicious meal served. Hope you will come and invite others to attend. Open to all!

Father’s Day celebration

We will celebrate Father’s Day, June 17, with “Donuts for Dad” between services at 9:15 a.m.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for June: reusable shopping bags, deodorant, character band aids, chap stick. (Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13)

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Children of God

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon today. Chuck Broadway is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Memorial Day holiday

The church office will be closed on Monday, May 28, for Memorial Day.

Graduate Sunday June 3

We will honor graduates on Sunday, June 3. Graduates are asked to meet in the lobby at 10:30 to process into the church at the 10:45 service. Please wear your cap and gown. Scholarships will be awarded. The group will have dinner at Afton Tavern on Monday, June 4, at 7 p.m. Please let Paul know if you can attend.

Men’s meeting at Punchy’s

The men will meet at Punchy’s Diner on June 7 for breakfast at 8 a.m.

Church pool party

The Family Life Committee is sponsoring “Nacho Average Church Pool Party” on Sunday, June 10, from 4-7 at 801 Kings Crossing Drive in Concord. Please RSVP to Erin Currie at 980-521-6563.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, June 14, at 11 a.m.

Donuts for Dads

We will celebrate dads on Father’s Day, June 17, with “Donuts for Dad” between services at 9:15 a.m.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for May: Small toys or games. (Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13.)

June: reusable shopping bags, deodorant, character band aids, chap stick.

Muffins for Moms was a big success. Donuts for Dads will be coming up for Father’s Day

Connected

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Ezekiel 37:1-14 and Acts 2:1-21. Mandy Ashley is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Scholarship deadline today

The deadline to return scholarship applications is today, May 20. Please be sure your application is complete. The scholarships will be awarded on Graduate Sunday, June 3, at the 10:45 service. Completed scholarship can be left in the box outside Paul’s office or under Patsy’s door. Please call the church office if you are graduating and give us your information. Graduates are asked to wear their cap and gown on June 3. The group will go out for lunch at Afton Tavern after the service. Please let Paul Haywood know if you are coming.

McGill CDC graduation

The McGill Child Development Center will have graduation on Thursday, May 24, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for May: Small toys or games. (Ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13.)

Gig on the Green

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