Sept. 25: A Great Reversal

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the message with scriptures from Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 and Luke 16:19-31. Maria Arrowood is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

Remembering Flake and Jane Mills

The flowers today are given in loving memory of  Flake and Jane Mills, in honor of their anniversary on September 23. They are given by their daughters, Karen Griggs and Jan Smith.

New baby

The rosebud today is given in honor of the birth of Brooklynn Eleanor Broadway who was born on September 16 to Matthew and Amber Broadway. Proud grandparents are Chuck and Becky.

Meet your deacon

Meet your deacon after either worship service this morning and pick up your directory.

Youth meet tonight

The Youth will meet tonight from 6:15-7:45.

Mobile Mammogram Bus

mammogram

The Mobile Mammogram Bus will be at McGill this Thursday, September 29, from 8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Please call 704-403-1729 to make an appointment. You will need your physician information when you call. Financial assistance is available.

Youth Parent meeting

Youth parent information meeting will be on Sunday, October 2 at 9:20 a.m. in the sanctuary.

Marys and Marthas Paint Night

Attention Marys and Marthas. You’re all invited to the M&Ms Paint Night—Friday, October 14, from 6:30 – 9 pm at the Sundae Art Gallery.  Space is limited so sign up today in the back of the sanctuary. Deadline is Oct. 9.  Cost is $30.  Paint supplies will be provided.  Bring your own snacks and beverages.

Fall Festival

The Fall Festival will be on Friday, October 28. Please bring wrapped candy to be used as prizes and leave in the orange containers at the outside doors. If you would like to volunteer to help, please see Londa Carroll or Regis McLean.

 

McGill Baptist Sept. 18

Stream Live

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermone. Loree Anderson is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Youth Meet

The Youth Council will meet this afternoon at 4:30.

The Youth will meet tonight from 6:15-7:45.

Mammogram Bus

The Mobile Mammogram Bus will be at McGill on Thursday, September 29, from 8:30 a.m. 3:30 p.m. Please call 704-403-1729 to make an appointment. You will need your physician information when you call. Financial assistance is available. On Sunday, September 25, we ask that you wear pink to church.

McGill Fall Festival

The Fall Festival will be on Friday, October 28. Please bring wrapped candy to be used as prizes. Tubs are at the outside doors. If you would like to volunteer to help, please see Londa Carroll or Regis McLean.

Hot dog delivery need

A driver to deliver hot dogs is needed for the hot dog sale on Friday. You would be able to leave at noon. Also needed is a Coca Cola Cake weekly. See Winfry if you can help with either need.

Exercise class

Exercise with Susan Pollack each Thursday at 10 a.m.

Check your address

Please look in the 2016 church directory and confirm that your name, address, phone number and email address is correct. Also please let the church office know if adult children under your name should be changed to another address.

Sept. 11: Rejoice, I say Rejoice

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Luke 15:1-10 and Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28. Judy Jones is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Youth Meeting

The Youth will meet tonight from 6:15-7:45.

Tuesday Bible Study

The Tuesday Bible Study Group will meet at the Afton Pub this Tuesday at noon.

The Children’s Council

The Children’s Council will meet at 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Youth Council will meet on September 18 at 4:30 p.m.

Fall Festival

The Fall Festival will be on Friday, October 28. Please bring wrapped candy to be used as prizes. Tubs are at the doors. If you would like to volunteer to help, please see Londa Carroll or Regis McLean.

Hot dog driver needed

A driver to deliver hot dogs is needed for the hot dog sale on Friday. You would be able to leave at noon. Also needed is a Coca Cola Cake weekly. See Winfry Whicker if you can help with either need.

Nursery workers needed

The nursery is in need of volunteers for both worship services. Please contact Jordan Plemmons to help with the 8:30 service and Melinda Wolanin to help with the 10:45 service.

Exercise class

Exercise with Susan Pollack each Thursday at 10 a.m.

Check your directory

Please look in the 2016 church directory and confirm that your name, address, phone number and email address is correct. Also please let the church office know if adult children under your name should be changed to another address.

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Aug. 28: Places of Honor

Enterprise Communications

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Jeremiah 2:4-13 and Luke 14:1, 7-14. Jennifer Taylor is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

The services will also include the Blessing of the Backpacks before schools start on Monday.

 Deacon Election

Deacon election is today at both services. The Deacon Nominating Committee recommends Maria Arrowood, Chuck Broadway, Tim Pace, Jaime Poe, Phillip Riley, Allen Scott and Ginger Zsambeky. Bryant Frazier is recommended to complete the term of Ronald Barnes and will also serve for a 3 year term.

Wednesday Activities

Wednesday night activities will begin on September 7. A schedule will be printed on the back of the September calendar this week.

 J.O.Y Club

David Goforth will present the J.O.Y. Club program on Thursday, Sept. 8th.  He will bring an update on the garden McGill is supporting.  Come join us for lunch at 11 a.m.

Charlotte 49ers concessions

Jaime Poe is asking for volunteers to work at the UNCC football games this fall. The games in September are on the 10th and17th. Both games start at 6 p.m. The bus will leave the church at 4 p.m. See Jaime if you can help.

Charlotte 49ers Home Schedule

Sept. 10            Elon                                   6 p.m. kickoff

Sept. 17             Eastern Michigan        6 p.m. kickoff

Oct. 1                  Old Dominion               6 p.m. kickoff

Oct. 15                Florida International  6 p.m. kickoff

Nov. 12                Rice                                     2 p.m. kickoff

Nov. 19                Middle Tennessee         2 p.m. kickoff

Nursery Workers Needed

The nursery is in need of volunteers for both worship services. Please contact Jordan Plemmons to help with the 8:30 service and Melinda Wolanin to help with the 10:45 service.

Check directory for accuracy

Please look in the 2016 church directory and confirm that your name, address, phone number and email address is correct. Also please let the church office know if adult children under your name should be changed to another address.

Pastor Ayers with Elizabeth and Laymon Idol.
Pastor Ayers with Elizabeth and Laymon Idol.

Aug. 21: Discernment

Live Streaming Services
Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Isaiah 58:9b-14 and Luke 13:10-17.  Eric Poe is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Youth water and messy games

Rising 6th graders are invited to the youth water and messy games fun this afternoon from 5-7 p.m. Bring old clothes and shoes and a towel as well as a change of clothes and bag to put your wet clothes in. Pizza will be provided.

 Deacon Election

Deacon election will be held on Sunday, August 28, at both services. The Deacon Nominating Committee recommends Maria Arrowood, Chuck Broadway, Tim Pace, Jaime Poe, Phillip Riley, Allen Scott and Ginger Zsambeky. Bryant Frazier is recommended to complete the term of Ronald Barnes and will also serve for a 3-year term.

Volunteers need for Charlotte 49ers football

Jaime Poe is asking for volunteers to work at the UNCC football games this fall. The games in September are on the 10th and 17th. Both games start at 6 p.m. The bus will leave the church at 4 p.m. See Jaime if you can help. A complete list will be posted in the Way on August 29.

Nursery workers needed

The nursery is in need of volunteers for both worship services. Please contact Jordan Plemmons to help with the 8:30 service and Melinda Wolanin to help with the 10:45 service.

This a photo from last year's youth games at McGill.
This a photo from last year’s youth games at McGill.

Aug. 14: Run with Perseverance

Online Video Delivery

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the message with scriptures from Isaiah 5:1-7 and Hebrews 11:29-12:2. Dan Philbeck is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Christian Olympics

Christian Olympics! You’re always a winner on God’s Team!  VBS will be on August 20 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for ages 3 through rising 5th graders. Lunch will be served. If you have questions or are interested in volunteering please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson. Please collect empty paper towel and toilet paper rolls and leave in the basket in the lobby.

 Share the Harvest Okra Cooking/tasting

You are invited to an okra cooking/tasting on Saturday, August 20, at 9 a.m. at the Y garden. If you have never eaten okra this is a great opportunity! The okra will be prepared in several ways. Farm manager David Goforth will be on site to discuss future plans.

Youth Water & Messy Games

Rising 6th graders are invited to the youth water and messy games afternoon on Sunday, August 21, from 5-7 p.m. Bring old clothes and shoes and a towel as well as a change of clothes. Pizza will be provided.

 Deacon Election

Deacon election will be held on Sunday, August 28, at both services.

Nursery help needed

The nursery is in need of volunteers for both worship services. Please contact Jordan Plemmons to help with the 8:30 service and Melinda Wolanin to help with the 10:45 service.

Hot dog help needed

We need a few people to volunteer to help in the kitchen with hot dogs once a month or to be willing to be called to help when someone is out. We would like to have people work only once a month and several are working more than that.   Weeks needed are the second, fourth and fifth Friday.

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Aug. 7: Faith in Action

Stream Videos

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Isaiah 1:1, 10-20 and   Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16. Harold Wright is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Deacons meeting

The deacons will meet today at 2 p.m.

Ushers meeting

Ushers are asked to meet today at 6 p.m. to review and discuss the duties, responsibilities and safety procedures needed with all services.  This is for all ushers who are serving now or will be serving with the new schedule.

J.O.Y. Meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets this Thursday at 11 a.m. The Windsong Recorder Consort will be playing folksongs, classical pieces, hymns, patriotic and Revolutionary War selections.  Lunch is provided. Come and enjoy the food and fellowship.

Samaritan’s Feet

Samaritan’s Feet, a shoe distribution for children and youth, will be held on August 13, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The location will be the Logan Recreation Center in Concord. See Donna Duncan if you have questions.

Christian Olympics

Christian Olympics! You’re always a winner on God’s Team!  VBS will be on August 20 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for ages 3 through rising 5th graders. Lunch will be served. If you have questions or are interested in volunteering please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson. Please collect empty paper towel and toilet paper rolls and leave in the basket in the lobby.

Nursery help

Another church year and another nursery volunteer schedule is starting on September 4. We need volunteer coverage for both worship services. Please contact Jordan Plemmons to help with the 8:30 service and Melinda Wolanin to help with the 10:45 service.

Hot dog help needed

We need a few people to volunteer to help in the kitchen with hot dogs once a month or to be willing to be called to help when someone is out. We would like to have people work only once a month and several are working more than that.   Weeks needed are the second, fourth and fifth Friday.

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July 31: Grace, Grace Marvelous Grace!

Video Stream

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Colossians 3:1-11 and Hosea 11:1-11The Rev. Darryl Jefferson is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer. The Sanctuary Choir will perform the morning anthem My Life, My All .

Food on the First

Next Sunday is Food on the First. Remember to shop for Cooperative Christian Ministry, R.A.I.N. and the P.L.C.

Deacons meeting

The deacons will meet next Sunday, August 7, at 2 p.m.

‘Making Sense of the Bible’

The Journey Class plans to study the book “Making Sense of the Bible”. If you have a copy that can be borrowed please let Joe Anderson know.

Samaritan’s Feet

Steve and Janet help a youngster try on a new pair of shoes
Steve and Janet help a youngster try on a new pair of shoes at the 2015 Samaritan’s Feet program.

Samaritan’s Feet, a shoe distribution for children and youth, will be held on August 13, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The location will be the Logan Recreation Center in Concord. See Donna Duncan if you have questions.

‘Christian Oympics’

Christian Olympics! You’re always a winner on God’s Team!  VBS will be on August 20 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for ages 3 through rising 5th graders. Lunch will be served. If you have questions or are interested in volunteering please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson. Please collect empty paper towel and toilet paper rolls. You can leave them in the basket in the lobby.

Chrismon workshop

If you would be interested in participating in a Chrismon workshop please call the church office. Check your calendar and see what days and times are good for you around the first of October. There are patterns and supplies available to make 4 large “Glory Orbs” which would enhance our Chrismon Tree.

Need barbecue?

See Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase barbecue. There are five pound bags and one pound bags.

CROP date set

Save the date: CROP WALK Sunday is October 23, in Kannapolis.

July 24: CBF Mission Guests

We welcome Michelle and Matt Norman, our Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Field Personnel in Barcelona, Spain, to our worship services today. They will share in both services today.

Michelle and Matt Norman, our CBF Field Personnel in Barcelona, Spain, to our worship services Sunday morning. They are ministering in the Barcelona, Spain metro area with immigrants and refugees from North and West Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Partnering with the Union of Evangelical Baptists of Spain, they hope to minister to the physical and spiritual needs of the immigrant and refugee population and are compelled to join God in this work, to serve and to share the good news of Christ with many whom have not heard, and to live life together with people who will grow in Christ and serve the world.
Welcome Michelle and Matt Norman, our CBF Field Personnel in Barcelona, Spain, to our worship services Sunday morning. They are ministering in the Barcelona, Spain metro area with immigrants and refugees from North and West Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Partnering with the Union of Evangelical Baptists of Spain, they hope to minister to the physical and spiritual needs of the immigrant and refugee population and are compelled to join God in this work, to serve and to share the good news of Christ with many whom have not heard, and to live life together with people who will grow in Christ and serve the world.

Danny Kirkman is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer. Today’s scriptures come from Psalm 85. Today’s anthem is Fill the Earth with Music performed by the Sanctuary Choir.

Popcorn Bar social

The Mary’s and Martha’s Women’s Ministry will have a popcorn bar social on Friday, July 29, at 6:30 p.m. It will be a time of fellowship, conversation, connections and treats. Sign up today.

‘Making Sense of the Bible’

The Journey Class plans to study the book “Making Sense of the Bible”. If you have a copy that can be borrowed please let Joe Anderson know.

Samaritan’s Feet

Samaritan’s Feet, a shoe distribution for children and youth, will be held on Aug. 13, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. The location will be the Logan Recreation Center in Concord. See Donna Duncan if you have questions.

Christian Olympics

Christian Olympics!  Mark your calendar for VBS on Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for ages 3 through rising 5th graders. Lunch will be served. If you have questions or are interested in volunteering please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson.

Chrismon workshop

If you would be interested in participating in a Chrismon workshop please call the church office. Check your calendar and see what days and times are good for you around the first of October. There are patterns and supplies available to make 4 large “Glory Orbs” which would enhance our Chrismon Tree.

July 17: Youth Mission Report

The Rev. Paul Haywood and the McGill Youth Group will be sharing from their week in Helena-West Helena, Arkansas. The Rev. Jackie Pace is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer. Today’s scriptures are Psalm 52 and Luke 10:38-42.

M&M’s Popcorn Social

The Mary’s and Martha’s Women’s Ministry will have a popcorn bar social on Friday, July 29 at 6:30 p.m. It will be a time of fellowship, conversation, connections and treats. Sign up today.

Making Sense of the Bible

The Journey Class plans to study the book “Making Sense of the Bible”. If you have a copy that can be borrowed please let Joe Anderson know.

Samaritan’s Feet

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

Christian Olympics!

Christian Olympics!  Mark your calendar for VBS on August 20 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. for ages 3 through rising 5th graders. Lunch will be served. If you have questions or are interested in volunteering for this event please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson.

Chrismon workshop

If you would be interested in participating in a Chrismon workshop please call the church office. Check your calendar and see what days and times are good for you around the first of October. There are patterns and supplies available to make 4 large “Glory Orbs” which would enhance our Chrismon Tree.

Back from a week of missions

The McGill Youth Group is back from Helena-West Helena, Arkansas after a week of missions activities.
The McGill Youth Group is back from Helena-West Helena, Arkansas after a week of missions activities.