Monthly Archives: September 2018

Working Together

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Dr. Steve Ayers, our pastor, delivers the message today, Sunday, Sept. 30, with scriptures from Psalm 124 and Mark 9:38-50. Dr. Winfry Whicker is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Helping hurricane victims

If you would like to donate to help those who are affected by Hurricane Florence you may do so by noting on your offering envelope or check “CBF Hurricane Florence Relief”.

Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty is a workshop that will offer insight into the world of people in poverty, revealing how the survival-based mentality of poverty impacts learning, work habits and decision making. Classes are from 6:30-8 p.m. on October 4 and 11.

Nursery workers needed

The nursery during the Early Service needs more volunteers.  Specifically for the 2nd Sundays of the even months, 1st Sunday of odd months, and possible alternates if people can’t do their week.  Please contact Jordan Plemmons if you’d be willing to fill those spots or want to be an alternate.  Call / text 704-706-4222 or email jplemm1118@gmail.com.

Old Fashioned Hymn Sing

Old Fashioned Hymn Sing by the Piedmont Choral Society will be on Sunday, October 7, at 3 pm at Forest Hill Methodist Church. Bring a canned good for CCM.

Mammography clinic at McGill

The Mobile Mammography Coach will be at McGill on Tuesday, October 9, from 8:30 until 3:30.  An appointment is required so please call 704-403-1729 to schedule. Financial assistance is available. Please have your physicians first and last name when you make an appointment.

2018 CROP Walk

The 2018 CROP Walk is on October 14 at 2 p.m. at Kimball Lutheran Church.  See Donna Duncan if you’d like a packet or if you’d like to sponsor a walker. You can also go online and make a contribution.

Fall Festival

The Fall Festival is on October 26. Please bring wrapped candy for prizes.

Race Together

Race Together is an engaging and informative 6 week community series for those that would like to discover more on the topic of race in the U.S. Classes will be here from October 7-November 11 from 3-5 pm.

Filling community needs

Food on the First: The R.A.I.N. Closet needs toilet paper and cleaning supplies. Please pick up other food for CCM, PLC and Esther’s Heart Transformation (peanut butter and crackers).

 

First and Last

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Pastor Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon “First and Last” today, Sunday, Sept. 23, with the scriptures from Psalm 1 and Mark 9:30-37.  Loree Anderson is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

By-laws changes vote today

Today there will be a congregation meeting to adopt the revision in the church by-laws.

Hurricane Florence donations

If you would like to donate to help those who are affected by Hurricane Florence you can do so by noting on your offering envelope or check “CBF Hurricane Florence Relief”.

Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty is a workshop that will offer insight into the world of people in poverty, revealing how the survival-based mentality of poverty impacts learning, work habits and decision making. Classes are on Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m. on September 27 and October 4 and 11. All church members are invited to attend.

Marys & Marthas movie night

On September 29 at 6 p.m. the M & M Group will watch the movie “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” and have a short discussion following. Light snacks will be provided.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child: September-Journals, notepads and small school supplies. See the list in for lobby for all supplies that are needed.

Mammography mobile clinic

The Mobile Mammography Coach will be at McGill on Tuesday, October 9, from 8:30 until 3:30.  An appointment is required so please call 704-403-1729 to schedule. Financial assistance is available. Please have your physicians first and last name when you make an appointment.

2018 CROP Walk Oct. 14

The 2018 CROP Walk is on October 14 at 2 p.m. at Kimball Lutheran Church.  See Donna Duncan if you’d like a packet or if you’d like to sponsor a walker. You can also go online and make a contribution.

Race Together

Race Together is an engaging and informative 6 week community series for those that would like to discover more on the topic of race in the U.S. Classes will be here from October 7-November 11 from 3-5 pm.

Community needs

The R.A.I.N. Closet needs toilet paper and cleaning supplies. Please pick up other food for CCM, PLC and Esther’s Heart Transformation (peanut butter and crackers).

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Knowing Jesus and Following Jesus

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Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Mark 8:27-38 and Psalm 19. Ginger Zsambeky is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Early worship

Congregational meeting

Today, Sept. 16, there will be a congregation meeting to adopt the revision in the church by-laws.

Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty is a 4-session class that will be held on Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m. on September 20, 27, October 4 and 11. All church members are invited to attend. This workshop will offer insight into the world of people in poverty, revealing how the survival-based mentality of poverty impacts learning, work habits and decision making.

Deacons dinner meeting

The Deacons will have a dinner meeting on Sunday, September 23, at 6 p.m. Deacons who are rotating off the Diaconate, please bring your books and leave in the church office.

M&M Group movie

On September 29 at 6 p.m. the M & M Group will watch the movie “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” and have a short discussion following. Light snacks will be provided.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child: September-Journals, notepads and small school supplies. See the list in for lobby for all supplies that are needed.

Update contact info

Please call the church office if you have a change of address, phone number or email address ASAP.

2018 CROP Walk

The 2018 CROP Walk is on October 14 at 2 p.m. at Kimball Lutheran Church.  See Donna Duncan if you’d like a packet or if you’d like to sponsor a walker. You can also go online and make a contribution.

R.A.I.N. Closet needs

The R.A.I.N. Closet needs toilet paper and cleaning supplies. Please pick up other food for CCM, PLC and Esther’s Heart Transformation (peanut butter and crackers).

The End of Summer bash was a blast for those who participated.

 10:45 worship Sept. 9

When Faith Is Dead

McGill worship service broadcast on Facebook Live

10:45 Worship Service

Early worship

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptues from Proverbs 22:1-2, 8-9, 22-23 and James 2:1-17. Jennifer Taylor is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Tuesday Bible Study

You are invited to be a part of the Tuesday Noon Bible Study. The group will study the book “Challenge of Paul” each week at noon. Bring your lunch.

Deacon election

The Deacon Nominating Committee presents the following members to serve a three-year term: Joe Anderson, Jason Ball, Erin Currie, Meredith Farrell, Kim Lyda and Jeff Young. The election will be during both worship services today. Please put your ballet in the box in the lobby.

M&Ms assembling care packages

The M & M’s will assemble care packages for college students today, Sunday, Sept. 9, at 5 p.m. If you have a college student please give the church office or Jaime Poe their mailing address today.

Mission Prayer Group

The Noon Mission Prayer Group meets the second Monday of each month. They will meet this Monday, September 10, and you are invited. The ladies share lunch, prayer concerns, learn about field personnel and celebrate the birthdays of the field personnel.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

J.O.Y. Club meets this Thursday, September 13, at 11 a.m. Amanda Buck, Certified Senior Advisor with Cano Health, will be our guest speaker.

The sweet potato harvest

Sweet potatoes are going to be harvested on Saturday, September 15, beginning at 8 a.m. Volunteers are needed.

Church by-laws changes

September 23 there will be a congregation meeting to adopt the revision in the church by-laws.

Bridges Out of Proverty

Bridges Out of Poverty is a 4 session class that will be held on Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m. on September 20, 27, October 4 and 11. All church members are invited to attend. This workshop will offer insight into the world of people in poverty, revealing how the survival-based mentality of poverty impacts learning, work habits and decision making.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child: September-Journals, notepads and small school supplies. See the list in for lobby for all supplies that are needed.

Have address, contact changes?

Please call the church office if you have a change of address, phone number or email address.

Church financial statements

August financial statements are available in the lobby. Please pick one up today.

Doers of the Word

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8:30 a.m. Worship

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon today, Sept. 2, with scriptures fromSong of Solomon 2:8-13 and James 1:17-27.  Dr. Winfry Whicker is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Tuesday Bible study

The Tuesday Bible Study group will meet at 11:30 this Tuesday at E-Noodle for lunch. Beginning September 11 at noon there will be a study of the book “Challenge of Paul”.

Wednesday activities begin

Everyone is invited this Wednesday as we begin the fall schedule for missions and the music programs. Come at 5:30 and enjoy a hot dog. There will be a time for information and registration for choirs and ensembles.

End of Summer Bash

The End of Summer Bash will be on Saturday, September 8, at 2 p.m. Bring a towel and water guns and have some water fun. Ice cream will be served.

Deacon election

The Deacon Nominating Committee presents the following members to serve a three-year term: Joe Anderson, Jason Ball, Erin Currie, Meredith Farrell, Kim Lyda and Jeff Young. The election will be during the worship service on September 9.

M&Ms care packages

The M & M’s will assemble care packages for college students on September 9 at 5 p.m. If you have a college student please give the church office or Jaime Poe their mailing address today.

By-laws changes

On September 23 there will be a congregation meeting to adopt the revision in the by-laws.

See a falcon

The Concord Wildlife Alliance invites you to come to their meeting on September 4 at 6:15 at the church to hear Larry Dickerson, a master falconer, from Statesville. He will be accompanied by his 10 year old goshawk, Daisy.

Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty is a 4 session class that will be held on Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m. on September 20, 27, October 4 and 11. All church members are invited to attend. This workshop will offer insight into the world of people in poverty, revealing how the survival-based mentality of poverty impacts learning, work habits and decision making.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child: September-Journals, notepads and small school supplies

Need barbecue?

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