Monthly Archives: May 2015

Youth Sunday, music appreciation service

The McGill youth will be leading both the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. worship services Sunday, May 31. This is always a special time with the Rev. Paul Haywood and the youth finding creative ways to worship and engage the congregation.

The annual McGill Music Appreciation service will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 31. Various McGill choirs and groups will participate. The Rev. Steve Harrill and Lindsay Megill lead the music program with lots of volunteer leaders.

This is a cross the youth made on a retreat
This is a cross the youth made on a retreat

Watch Sunday’s service from McGill in Concord

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  Notes from around McGill

Mrs. Donna Duncan is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer.

Today (May 24) is the deadline to return application forms. Scholarships will be awarded on Graduate Sunday, June 7. There is a box outside of Paul’s door where you can leave your application.

mcgill cross

Please prayerfully consider seven people who you would recommend as deacons for a three year term. There is a form in the bulletin for your use. There is a list of the current deacons on the form.

The youth will lead both services in worship on Sunday, May 31.

Music Appreciation will be on Sunday, May 31, at 6 p.m. A dessert fellowship will follow the music program.

The McGill Child Development Center will have graduation at the church on Thursday, May 28, at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m.

The Youth ask that you save your K cups for a craft at the Arkansas mission program.

Vacation Bible School  is July 19-24.

R.A.I.N. supplies needed include dish and laundry detergents, toilet paper, paper towels, dog food, deodorant, and all purpose cleaners.

McGill garden aims to fight hunger in Cabarrus

Produce from the McGill Community Garden helps feed the hungry at Cooperative Christian Ministry.
Produce from the McGill Community Garden helps feed the hungry at Cooperative Christian Ministry.

The photo above is now our cover shot on our Facebook page. Check out the page. There are lots of photos and other information about things going on at McGill.

Dr. Steve Ayers’ sermon title Sunday is “Breathing Life Into the Church”. The scriptures are Ezekiel 37:1-14 and Acts 2:1-21.

Donna Duncan is our Deacon of the Week. Thanks Donna for again organizing our blood drive on May 18, which collected 12 pints for the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas.

Here are some of the upcoming events at McGill. We are working to post a calendar on-line so you may plan ahead. Here is our calendar page

Hot dogs every Friday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

McGill scholarships deadline this Sunday, May 24

McGill Child Development Center graduations 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday, May 28

Youth Led Worship Services May 31, 8:30 and 10:45 p.m.

Music Appreciation and Fellowship Sunday, May 31, 6 p.m.

R.A.I.N. Closet needs

Here are some of the needs for the R.A.I.N. Closet: R.A.I.N. Closet The following supplies are needed for the R.A.I.N. Closet: dish and laundry detergent, toilet paper, paper towels, deodorant, all purpose cleaners and dog food.

McGill maintains the closet of supplies as part of the Carolina RAIN ministry.


Watch Sunday’s worship services from McGill

Pentecost Sunday

McGill hosted a blood drive for the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas Monday, May 18, from 4 to 7 p.m. The church will host another drive later in the year. If you didn’t get a chance to donate check with the Community Blood Center of the Carolinas for other opportunities to give.