June 19: Legion is My Name


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Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Psalms 42 and 43 and Luke 8:26-39. Meredith Farrell is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer. The Men’s Chorus will sing the morning anthem God of Grace and God of Glory.

Deacon Nominations

We will receive nominations for deacons today and June 26. Please prayerfully complete the form. The current deacons are listed.

Missing your picture for directory?

If you were unable to get your picture made for the directory and would like your picture included, please see Ronald Hartsell after worship today. Pictures will be taken in the Bride’s Room.

Samaritan’s Feet volunteers needed

Please sign up today with Donna Duncan to participate in Samaritan’s Feet, a shoe distribution for children and youth, to be held on August 13, from 10 a.m. til 1 p.m. The location will be the Logan Recreation Center in Concord.

Arkansas Mission trip needs

The youth will go to Arkansas July 8-16. The following items are needed: puzzles, beach towels, bags with handles and sunscreen spray 30 or higher. Please bring all donations to the church by June 26.

Celebrate America concerts

Celebrate America with a benefit concert for Present Age Ministries “Hannah’s House” will be presented by the Piedmont Choral Society on Thursday, June 23, at 7 p.m. at Forest Hill United Methodist Church in Concord. Other concert dates are Friday, June 24 at 7 at Forest Hill and Sunday, June 26, at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Concord. Service personnel and their families will be honored during this all patriotic concert.

‘We Are An Easter People’

A flashback to Easter Sunday, 2016, and Baptism.
A flashback to Easter Sunday, 2016, and Baptism.

 

 

June 12: Careful What You Say


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Dr Steve Ayers delivers the message with scriptures fromII Samuel 11:26-12:10, 13-15 and Luke 7:36-8:3.  Donna Duncan is the Deacon of the Week. She will rea d the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

The flowers today are in celebration of the 40th wedding anniversary of Steve and Robin Harrill. Congratulations, Steve and Robin!

Deacon election begins

We will begin the process of electing new deacons next Sunday. We will receive nominations for deacons on June 19 and 26.

Missed Pictures

If you were unable to get your picture made for the directory and would like for your picture to be included, please see Ronald Hartsell after worship today. Pictures will be taken in the Bride’s Room.

Arkansas Mission needs

The youth will go to Arkansas in July. The following are items that are needed: puzzles, beach towels, bags with handles and sunscreen spray 30 or higher.

 Need barbecue?

There is barbecue available in five pound bags or one pound containers. See Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase some for your summer cook-outs or family get togethers.

Pictured are Rev. Paul Haywood, Bradley Arrowood, Bailey Gunter, Cade Pace, Casey Taylor, Caitlyn Tucker, Summer Fitch, Dubby West, Kaleb Lyda, Jonathan Harbin and Joshua Harbin.
Pictured are Rev. Paul Haywood, Bradley Arrowood, Bailey
Gunter, Cade Pace, Casey Taylor, Caitlyn Tucker, Summer
Fitch, Dubby West, Kaleb Lyda, Jonathan Harbin and Joshua
Harbin.

June 5: Graduate Sunday

Today is graduate Sunday. Scholarships will be awarded during the service.

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon “Life Changes You” with scriptures from Galatians 1:11-24 and Psalm 30.

Missed Directory Pictures?

If you were unable to get your picture made for the directory and would like for your picture to be included, please see Ronald Hartsell after worship today. Pictures will be taken in the Bride’s Room.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday, June 9, at 11 a.m. Wanda Ritchie will present a program on the history of McGill Baptist Church. The church was organized on June 22, 1902.

Arkansas Mission Trip

The youth will go to Arkansas in July. The following are items that are needed: beach towels, bags with handles and sunscreen spray 30 or higher. The youth will meet today at 6 p.m. to review crafts for the week in Arkansas.

Exercise Class

Wednesday’s exercise class will conclude for the summer on June 8.

May 15: Youth Sunday

The McGill Youth are leading the service today.

Scripture Reading: John 8:2-11 Madison Schmitt

Children’s Time: Use-less to use-ful Natalie Gillan & Turner Zsambeky

 Proclaimer: Summer Fitch

 “Grandma’s Gift”

 Song: Praise His Holy Name

 Offering

 Offertory: Sweet Hour of prayer

Youth Handbells

Proclaimer: Eric Wojick

Song: If We’re Honest  by Francesca Battistelli

Haylee Frazier

Proclaimer: Brianna Hanson

Reflections on Faith and Grace

Proclaimer: Ben Haywood

“Grce Wins” by Matthew West

Hymn #329: Grace that is Greater

Benediction

Music appreciation service

Music Appreciation is next tonight, Sunday, May 15, at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

McGill Pictorial Directory Photos

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Sign up today for the pictorial directory. You may go online to sign up. If you would like to be a greeter on photography days, June 1-4, please see Tanya Barnes or call or text her at 704-956-6736 or at home at 704-279-0121.

Here is the link for setting appointments:

https://www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/mcgillbaptistchurch/index.php?page=10

McGill this week

Scholarships deadline

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. There is a box there also to collect your completed applications. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

The application form is available here:

Scholarship application&letter2016

Creeper Trail trip

May 21 the youth will go to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Cost is $14 if you have a bike and $25 if you rent a bike. The deadline to sign up is today. See Paul with questions.

The Church Mouse

The “Church Mouse” luncheon is next Sunday, May 22, at noon.

J.O.Y. Club fellowship

The J.O.Y. Club, and anyone else who is interested, is invited to the home of Steve and Robin Harrill on Thursday May 26 to enjoy a time of fellowship. The church bus will leave the church at 11 a.m. If you would rather drive the Harrill’s address is 625 Mitchell Avenue in Salisbury. The phone number is 704-213-6568.

Financial seminar

You are invited to a dinner seminar, “Financial Challenges that Matter Most”, with Scott Smith of the NC Financial Group on Tuesday, May 31, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the fellowship area. No cost, no obligation. Sign up with Chris Harbin (980-229-3693) so we will know how many meals to prepare.

Wednesday exercise

Wednesday’s exercise class will conclude for the summer on June 8.

Piedmont Choral Society Concert

The Piedmont Choral Society will present its free spring concert, with orchestra today at 3 pm at Forest Hill United Methodist Church, 265 Union Street North in Concord. A reception will follow. All are invited.

Sign up for pictorial directory

on line appointment logo

Sign up today for the pictorial directory. You may go online to sign up. If you would like to be a greeter on photography days, June 1-4, please see Tanya Barnes or call or text her at 704-956-6736 or at home at 704-279-0121.

Here is the link for setting appointments:

https://www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/mcgillbaptistchurch/index.php?page=10

McGill this week

Scholarships deadline

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. There is a box there also to collect your completed applications. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

The application form is available here:

Scholarship application&letter2016

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, May 12, at 11 a.m.

Music appreciation service

Music Appreciation is next Sunday, May 15, at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

Creeper Trail trip

May 21 the youth will go to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Cost is $14 if you have a bike and $25 if you rent a bike. The deadline to sign up is today. See Paul with questions.

Share the Harvest Community Farm

West Cabarrus YMCA’s Farm Manager, David Goforth, has announced a volunteer schedule through the end of the summer. Volunteer work days are Wednesdays and Saturdays  from 8 until 12 rain or shine.

The workdays over the next few weeks will emphasize training for those people interested in learning about gardening. Volunteers are needed to make this venture successful as one means to address hunger in our community.

As school comes to a close, the community need for nutritious food increases as school lunch programs end for the summer. Sweet potato slips are anticipated on May 28. Using crop rotation, spring, summer and fall crops are possible to extend productivity through most of the year.

Volunteers are asked to use Volunteer Spot as a quick and easy way to sign up. The link is http://vol.pt/ zMrWRK. If you sign up here you will be notified by email of last minute changes in the schedule or upcoming events.

 

 

May 1: Providing a Home

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 67 and John 14:23-29. Harold Wright is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer.

Deacons meeting

The deacons meet today at 2 p.m.

Scholarship deadline May 15

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. There is a box there also to collect your completed applications. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

Scholarship application&letter2016

J.O.Y. Club Meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, May 12, at 11 a.m.

Health Fair

The Concord Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is sponsoring a health fair at McGill on Saturday, May 14 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Music Appreciation Service

Music Appreciation is on Sunday, May 15 at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

Church Mouse Luncheon

Invitations have been sent to college students for the “Church Mouse” luncheon on May 22 at noon. Please RSVP by May 7th.

Youth trip to Virginia Creeper Trail

May 21 the youth will go to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Cost is $14 if you have a bike and $25 if you rent a bike. The deadline to sign up is May 8. See Paul with questions.

Church Pictorial Directory

Plan now to have you and your family participate in the pictorial directory. Dates will be June 1-4. More details will follow.

Barbecue

There is barbecue available in five pound bags or 1 pound containers as well as slaw and sauce. Please see Bruce if you are interested.

A flashback to the McGill CDC Christmas Program.
A flashback to the McGill CDC Christmas Program.

April 24: How Will They Know?


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Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 148 and John 13:31-35. Loree Anderson is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament lesson and lead the morning prayer.

McGill Scholarships

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

Scholarship application&letter2016

Arkansas Mission Trip

There is a meeting next Sunday, May 1, at 9:20 a.m. of all those who are going on the Arkansas mission trip.

Food on the First

Next Sunday is Food on the First. Please remember CCM, the PLC and R.A.I.N as you shop this week.

Music Appreciation

Music Appreciation is on Sunday, May 15 at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

Pictorial directory

Plan now to have your family participate in the pictorial directory. Dates will be June 1-4. More details will follow.

Barbecue available

There is barbecue available in five pound bags or 1 pound containers as well as slaw and sauce. Please see Bruce if you are interested.

Primetime Community Band

The Piedmont Primetime Community Band will present Americana Music on Saturday, April 30, at 3 p.m. at Concord High School. Tickets are $5 at the door. Admissions is free for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older.

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April 17: Ordination of Nick Clanton


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Dr Steve Ayers will deliver the message with scriptures from Psalm 23 and John 10:22-30. Dr. Jonathan Zsambeky is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer.

Ordaining Nick Clanton

Today we have the joy of ordaining Nick Clanton to the Gospel Ministry. Nick is finishing up his studies at the School of Divinity at Gardner Webb University.

Youth on Retreat

Please be in prayer for the youth and their chaperones that are in Marietta, SC this weekend on a retreat at Awanita Valley Christian Retreat Center.

McGill scholarships

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

Marys & Marthas

The planning committee for our Women’s Ministry would like to receive feedback from the M&Ms of the congregation on your ideas and opinions for our activities. As a woman at McGill, you are automatically an M & M (short for Marys and Marthas).

If you did not receive the survey and candy in Sunday School or earlier this morning, be sure to pick it up, enjoy the M&M candies, and fill out the survey.   You may drop the survey in the box that is on the center table in the vestibule.  Your opinion is important!

Recycling for St. Jude’s

St. Jude’s Ranch for Children recycles used greeting cards and creates new holiday and all-occasion greeting cards. There is a box in the foyer for your cards. This project ends on April 30.

Music Appreciation

Mark your calendar for Music Appreciation Sunday on May 15 at 6 p.m.

More barbecue?

There is barbecue available in five pound bags or 1 pound containers as well as slaw and sauce. Please see Bruce if you are interested.

mcgill cdc

April 10: Following Jesus


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Our pastor Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon “Following Jesus” with scriptures from Psalm 20 and John 21:1-19. Jennifer Taylor is the Deacon of the Week. She will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer. The Sanctuary Choir’s anthem will be “Open My Eyes.”

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y Club will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m.  Robert Moore, vocalist from Concord, will present a program including spirituals, Broadway tunes and other favorites.

Scholarships available

Scholarship applications will be available soon. Graduate Sunday is June 5.

St. Jude’s Recycling

St. Jude’s Ranch for Children recycles used greeting cards and creates new holiday and all-occasion greeting cards. There is a box in the foyer for your cards. The Joint Missions Council will prepare and mail them St. Jude.

This is the front of the building
This is the front of the building

April 3: To Have Life


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Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermone with scriptures from Psalm 118:14-29 and John 20:19-31. Miles Simpson is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer.

Deacon Meeting

The Deacons will meet today, April 3, at 2 p.m.

Easter Lilies

Publix Super Market and their manager, Denise Murray, donated the beautiful Easter Lilies that were in the sanctuary on Easter Sunday. If you would like one of them to plant they are available in the foyer.

Barbecue still available

There is barbecue available in five pound bags or 1 pound containers as well as slaw and sauce. Please see Bruce if you are interested.

St. Jude’s recycling

St. Jude’s Ranch for Children recycles your used greeting cards and creates new holiday and all-occasion greeting cards. There is a box in the foyer for your cards. The Joint Missions Council will prepare the cards and mail to them St. Jude.

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