Monthly Archives: October 2015

Oct. 25: Sermon by Rev. Chris Harbin

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The Rev. Chris Harbin will deliver the sermon in Dr. Steve Ayers’ absence. Kim Lyda is the Deacon of the Week. She will read the New Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

The Fall Festival is on Friday, Oct. 30, from 6:00-8:00 pm. Please bring wrapped candy to be used that night as prizes. It will be fun-invite your friends.

Daylight Saving Time ends next Sunday, Nov. 1. Fall back.

An Advanced Care Planning Workshop will be held on Sunday, Nov. 1, from 3 to 5 pm, in the sanctuary. Hospice and Palliative Care of Cabarrus County is hosting the free workshop on creating healthcare documents for your future. You will be able to complete a Living Will or Healthcare Power of Attorney and have it notarized at no charge at the workshop.

Samaritans Purse Shoe Boxes are available in the Media Center. Inside each box is directions on what can be used to fill the box along with labels to be taped to the outside of the box designating whether the gift is for a boy or girl and their age. Please return the filled boxes by Nov. 15.

The Piedmont Choral Society hosts its 6th Annual Old Fashioned Hymn Sings of older, beloved hymns and hymn stories on Sunday, Nov. 15, at 3 p.m. at Forest Hill United Methodist Church. The program is free. Please bring a canned good for CCM. A reception will follow.

Share the Harvest Community Farm

Independent Tribune photo by James Nix
Independent Tribune photo by James Nix

Officials with the partner groups for the Share the Harvest Community Farm broke ground on the farm Thursday. Our pastor, Dr. Steve Ayers, was among those participating.

Click on the photo above to see the story about the farm in the Independent Tribune.

Oct. 18: To Be Able

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Danny Kirkman is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

The CROP Walk is today at 2 p.m. at Forest Hill Methodist Church in Concord. If you are not walking please find someone that you can sponsor.

CROP Walk is today. This is a group photo of the 2014 McGill participants
CROP Walk is today. This is a group photo of the 2014 McGill participants

Church Council meets Monday at 7 p.m. The Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday to prepare the budget for 2016. Please bring your request if you are a committee chairman at 7 p.m.

The Fall Festival is on Friday, Oct. 30, from 6:00-8:00 pm. Please bring wrapped candy to be used that night as prizes. It will be fun-invite your friends.

On Sunday, Nov. 1, from 3-5 pm, an Advanced Care Planning Workshop will be held in the sanctuary. Hospice and Palliative Care of Cabarrus County are hosting the free workshop on creating healthcare documents for your future. You will be able to complete a Living Will or Healthcare Power of Attorney and have it notarized at no charge at the workshop.

Samaritans Purse Shoe Boxes are available in the Media Center. Inside each box is directions on what can be used to fill the box along with labels to be taped to the outside of the box designating whether the gift is for a boy or girl and their age. Please return the filled boxes by Nov. 15.

Concerts coming up

Piedmont Prime Time Community Band is having a Fall Classic Concert on Saturday, Oct. 24 at 3 p.m. at McGill. Admission for the concert is $5.00 for those between the ages of 13 and 64.  Please visit their website, www.primetimeband.org for more information.

The Piedmont Choral Society hosts its 6th annual “Old Fashioned Hymn Sing” of older, beloved hymns and hymn stories on Sunday, Nov.15, at 3 p.m. at Forest Hill United Methodist Church. The program is free. Please bring a canned good for Cooperative Christian Ministry. A reception will follow.

The McGill Youth at the Amazing Maize Maze
The McGill Youth at the Amazing Maize Maze

Oct. 11: What Must We Do?

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Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon “What Must We Do?” Scriptures will be from Amos 5:6-7, 10-15 and Mark 10:17-31. Bob Hathcock is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

The Youth will go to the Amazing Maize Maze after Sunday School today. They should return around 4 p.m.

Samaritans Purse Shoe Boxes are available today. Inside each box is directions on what can be used to fill the box along with labels to be taped to the outside of the box designating whether the gift is for a boy or girl and their age.

The CROP Walk is Sunday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. at Forest Hill Methodist Church in Concord. Donor packets will be available in the back of the worship hall. If you cannot walk please find someone that you can sponsor.

Church council meets on Monday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m.

The Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 20, to prepare the budget for 2016. Please bring your request if you are a committee chairman at 7 p.m.

The Piedmont Choral Society hosts its 6th annual “Old Fashioned Hymn Sing” of older, beloved hymns and hymn stories on Sunday, Nov. 15, at 3 p.m. at Forest Hill United Methodist Church. The program is free. Please bring a canned good for CCM. A reception will follow.

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Oct. 4: Let Them Come

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Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the message “Let Them Come” with scriptures from Psalm 26 and Mark 10:2-16.

The Rev. Darryl Jefferson is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

The Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday to begin the process of preparing the budget for 2016. Please bring your request if you are a committee chairman at 7 p.m.

J.O.Y. Club is on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 11 a.m. Come and bring a friend and enjoy the food and fellowship.

Marys and Marthas Ministry will meet on Oct. 8 at 6:30 p.m. for a pot lunch supper and fellowship.

The Youth will go to the Amazing Maize Maz after Sunday School on Oct. 11. They should return around 4 p.m. See Paul for more details.

The CROP Walk is Sunday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. at Forest Hill Methodist Church in Concord. Donor packets will be available in the back of the worship hall. If you cannot walk please find someone that you can sponsor.

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