Category Archives: McGill this week

In the stillness and in the storm

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Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from 1 Kings 19:9-18 and Matthew 14:22-33. Meredith Farrell is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

Remembering Shelia and Shawn

The flowers today are given in memory of Shelia Mullis and Shawn Mullis by the Mullis Family.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in August: School Supplies. A packing party for Operation Christmas Child is on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children. You are also encouraged to pack a shoebox of your own.

Youth swim party

On Wednesday, August 16 the youth will have a swim party at the Northwest Swim Club from 5-8 p.m. Rising 6th graders are invited. Please let Paul know today if you can come.

Learn to play handbells

Glenita Riley invites anyone who is interested in learning the basics of playing handbells and reading music to a one-day class on Saturday, August 19, at 10 a.m. in the choir room. Please let her know if you’d like to attend.

Deacon elections

Deacon election will be held at both services on Sunday, August 20. The Deacon Nominating Committee recommends the following: Bruce Arrowood, Mandy Ashley, Keith Fitch, Bryant Frazier, Carolyn Guess, Darryl Jefferson, and Winfry Whicker.

Nursery help needed

The nursery is one of the first places many visitors see. Help us make a good impression by volunteering for one Sunday every other month (or being an alternate). We have a real need for the baby and the toddler rooms for both services.  See Jordan Plemmons for the 8:30 a.m. service or Melinda Wolanin for the 10:45 service.

Dinner at Captain Steve’s

If you are interested in going to Captain Steve’s Seaford on Thursday, August 24, please sign up on sheets in your Sunday School class or see Susan Porter. You can meet at the church at 5 to ride the bus or be at the restaurant at 5:30 to eat.

Charlotte 49ers concessions

The UNCC concessions schedule was posted in the WAY this week. See Jaime Poe if you’d like to help. September 8 is the first date and help is needed.

College churh mouse

Forms are available to college students or their parents in the lobby to fill out for the “Church Mouse”. If you have questions please see Jaime Poe or email her at jkt1128@gmail.com.

 

The Price of Following

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Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Genesis 32:22-31 and Matthew 14:13-21. Donna Duncan is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in August: School Supplies. A packing party for Operation Christmas Child is on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children. You are also encouraged to pack a shoebox of your own.

Church Council meets

Church Council will meet Monday night, August 7, at 7 p.m. Please bring the dates that you need for the calendar for the upcoming months. If you cannot come please let Joyce Kluttz know the dates you need on the calendar.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday, August 10 at 11:00 a.m. Come and enjoy Hawaii with food of the islands and Mallie Ploughman and friends from the Cabarrus Senior Center showing us the “Hula” dance.

Youth Swim Party

On August 16 the youth will have a swim party at the Northwest Swim Club from 5-8 p.m.

Learn to play handbells

Glenita Riley invites anyone who is interested in learning the basics of playing handbells and reading music to a one-day class on Saturday, August 19, at 10 a.m. in the choir room. Please let her know if you’d like to attend.

Urgent need for nursery workers

Nursery Volunteers Needed!  The nursery is one of the first places many visitors see. Help us make a good impression by volunteering for one Sunday every other month (or being an alternate). We have a real need for the baby and the toddler rooms for both services.  See Jordan Plemmons for the 8:30 a.m. service or Melinda Wolanin for the 10:45 service.

Youth share Arkansas mission moments 

Streaming Video Services

McGill Youth share their experiences from Arkansas as part of the All Church Challenge. Today’s scriptures are from Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 and Genesis 25:19-34.   Loree Anderson is the deacon of the week. She will read the New Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

McGill Supper Club

McGill Supper Club will eat at Los Arcos, 1021 S. Cannon Blvd., in Kannapolis on Friday, July 21. Meet at the church at 6:30 to car pool or at the restaurant at 6:45.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in July: flip-flops, socks, underwear, t-shirt, hat, sunglasses, tote bag, small jewelry, watches, flashlight with extra batteries. A packing party for Operation Christmas Child is on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children.

M&M Snack and Chat Night

The M&M Snack and Chat night is on August 4 from 6:30-9:30. Everyone is invited. Be on the lookout for other fall activities soon.

Handbell Basics

Glenita Riley invites anyone who is interested in learning the basics of playing handbells and reading music to a one day class on Saturday, August 19, at 10 a.m. in the choir room. Please let her know if you’d like to attend.

R.A.I.N. need

There is a need for a sofa for a R.A.I.N. client if you have one you could donate. Please see Winfry Whicker.

arkansas
Our youth are back after a week in Helena-West Helena, Arkansas for their annual mission trip.

Recent services

Hard to Please

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermone with scriptures from Song of Soloman 2:8-13 and Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30. Maria Arrowood is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

Remembering Glenn Hartsell

Today during the offertory there will be a recording of Glenn Hartsell playing “What a Friend We Have in Jesus”. Glenn will be celebrating his 93rd birthday today in heaven.

Arkansas Mission under way

Youth and their chaperones left Friday, July 7, for Arkansas and will return on July 15. Please be in prayer for another successful trip ministering to the youth in this area of poverty.

Passport 2017

passport
The McGill group recently returned from the Passport camp after having a great time.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

J.O.Y. Club meets on July 13. Guest speaker will be John Shepherd. Come and enjoy the food and fellowship.

McGill Supper Club

McGill Supper Club will eat at Los Arcos, 1021 S. Cannon Blvd., in Kannapolis on Friday, July 21. Meet at the church at 6:30 to car pool or at the restaurant at 6:45. The supper club is anyone who wishes to attend. All are welcome.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in July: flip-flops, socks, underwear, t-shirt, hat, sunglasses, tote bag, small jewelry, watches, flashlight with extra batteries. A packing party for Operation Christmas Child is on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children.

M&M Snack and Chat

Mark your calendar for the M&M Snack and Chat night on August 4 from 6:30-9:30. Everyone is invited.

Hot dog needs

Delivery drivers are needed for hot dogs. Also needed are workers for the 4th and 5th Friday in the kitchen. Banana Puddings are needed on 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays.  If you have questions or would like to help please contact Winfry Whicker.

July 2 Service

 

 

Missionaries from Ukraine at McGill

Gennady & Mina Podgaisky, missionaries from the Ukraine, will deliver the message.  Ginger Zsambeky is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture from Psalm 13 and lead the morning prayer.

 

Mission trip to Arkansas

Youth and their chaperones are leaving on July 7 for Arkansas and will return on July 15. Please be in prayer for another successful trip ministering to the youth in this area of poverty.

No tai chi Thursday

Susan Pollack’s tai chi class will not meet this Thursday, July 6.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

J.O.Y. Club meets on July 13. Guest speaker will be John Shepherd. Come and enjoy the food and fellowship.

McGill Supper Club

McGill Supper Club will eat at Los Arcos, 1021 S. Cannon Blvd., in Kannapolis on Friday, July 21. Meet at the church at 6:30 to car pool or at the restaurant at 6:45. This group is open to anyone who wishes to go.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in July: flip-flops, socks, underwear, t-shirt, hat, sunglasses, tote bag, small jewelry, watches, flashlight with extra batteries.

A packing party for Operation Christmas Child is on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children.

M&M Snack and Chat Night

Mark your calendar for the M&M Snack and Chat night on August 4 from 6:30-9:30. Everyone is invited.

Hot dog workers needed

Delivery drivers are needed for hot dogs. Also needed are workers for the 4th and 5th Friday in the kitchen. If you have questions or would like to help please contact Winfry Whicker.

in god we trust

Recent services

 

I Am with You

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 8 and Matthew 28:16-20. Jennifer Taylor is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

In memory of Carol Arrowood

The flowers in the sanctuary are given in loving memory of Mrs. Carol Arrowood on her 73rd birthday today. They are given by her family.

Deacon Nominations

Deacon nomination forms are available today and next Sunday. Please list 6 people to serve and 3 year term. Listed are those who are currently on the diaconate. Those rotating off must wait a year before they can serve again.

Vacation Bible School

CALLING ALL COWHANDS!    Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 17th, 10 a.m.-1:00 p.m.    We hope all of our 3 year olds to rising 5th graders will kick off their summer at the McGill Corral.   Music, games, Bible study and FUN await you!    If you are willing to volunteer that day, please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson. Here are a few items we need for our McGill Corral.   If you can send in any of these supplies we will greatly appreciate it!   Hay bales for decoration, empty soup cans, brown paper lunch bags, brown grocery bags, supplies to make Trail Mix…chex, candy corn, cheerios, honey combs, cocoa puffs, M and M’s, etc.

Please bring sunscreen and beach towels before July 1 for the Arkansas youth trip.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child:  June: Small toys.

Celebrate America! concert

Celebrate America! The Piedmont Choral Society and guest community singers will perform “All Patriotic Music” on Sunday, June 25, at 3 p.m. at Forest Hill United Methodist Church in Concord. The concert is free. A love offering will be taken.

How Do We Love Jesus?


Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 66:8-20 and John 14-15-21. Dr. Jaime Poe is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

Music Celebration

The Music Celebration is tonight, May 21, at 6 p.m. Please come and enjoy all the talented musicians at McGill. Please bring a dessert for a time of fellowship following the program.

McGill Child Development graduation

The CDC graduation ceremonies will be at the church this Thursday, May 25, at 10 a.m. and at 7 p.m.

Graduate Sunday, June 4

Graduate Sunday is June 4. Seniors are asked to wear their cap and gown. If you applied for a scholarship please plan to be at church on June 4.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child:  May: Small stuffed animals. June: Small toys. Our goal is to fill 100 shoeboxes this year.

McGill Corral

Calling all cowhands!    Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 17th, 10 a.m.-1:00 p.m.    We hope all of our 3 year olds to rising 5th graders will kick off their summer at the McGill Corral.   Music, games, Bible study and FUN await you!    If you are willing to volunteer that day, please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson.

Brunswick stew & BBQ

Brunswick Stew is available. There are one pound and five pound bags of BBQ available also. See Bruce Arrowood if you’d like to purchase either.

Patriotic Concert today

Piedmont Choral Society & Community Singers “All Patriotic Music” invites you to the free concert today, May 21, at 3 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church at 30 Unoin Street N. in Concord. A love offering will be taken.

Worshiping God

Recent services

 

 

April 23: My Lord and My God

Dr. Steve Ayer delivers the sermon today. Danny Kirkman is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and leads the morning prayer.

CBF Easter Offering

We are still a little short for the Easter Offering: Our Goal: $3,000      Received to Date: $2,488

 No Youth Meeting Tonight

The Youth will not meet tonight, Sunday April 23.

Church Council

The Church Council will meets Monday, April 24, at 7 p.m.

McGill Scholarships

Scholarship applications are available in the lobby or online here Scholarship Application 2017. The deadline to return your application is May 14. Scholarships will be awarded on Graduate Sunday, June 4.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child:  April: Craft supplies such as colored paper, colored pencils, crayons, etc.  Our goal is to fill 100 shoeboxes this year.

Brunswick Stew

Brunswick Stew will be available the first of May. There are one pound and five pound bags of BBQ available now. See Bruce Arrowood if you’d like to purchase some.

‘Race Together’

Race Together is a 6-part series from May 15 through June 26 from 6-8 p.m. at McGill. The series is led by Mrs. Wendy McConnell. If you are interested in gaining a better historical and social context about our current racial situation and how we may bridge the gap, this group is for you. Go to https://RaceTogether.Eventbrite.com for more information.

Church Yard Sale

The yard sale is on May 13 from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. BBQ, hot dogs and ham biscuits will be sold. Keys for the trailer are in Patsy’s office.

March 12: For God So Loved

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 121 and John 3:1-17. Donna Duncan is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

McGill Barbecue

The BBQ will be on Friday, April 7. An organizational meeting will be held on March 14 in the McCoy classroom at 7 p.m. Tickets and fliers will be available.

Youth serving breakefast

The Youth will serve breakfast on Sunday, March 19,  after the 8:30 service. The menu will include a breakfast casserole, Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, pastries and fruit. Everyone is invited.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in March: hair brush, combs, accessories. Our goal is to fill 100 shoeboxes.

Church yard sale

The yard sale is on May 13. Keys for the trailer are in Patsy’s office.

The snow is pretty on the bushes outside the church.
March 5 service

March 5: Temptations

 


Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 32 and Matthew 4:1-11. Chuck Broadway is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child in March: hair brush, combs, accessories. Our goal is to fill 100 shoeboxes.

Youth on winter retreat

Please remember the youth as they travel home from their winter retreat.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday at 11 a.m. Come and bring a friend. Food is provided.

Churchwide breakfast

The Youth will serve breakfast between services on Sunday, March 19. Come hungry.

Hot dogs

A cook and a cashier are needed for hot dog sales on the second and fifth Fridays. See Winfry today if you can help.

McGill Barbecue

The BBQ will be on Friday, April 7. An organizational meeting will be held on March 14 in the McCoy classroom at 7 p.m.

McGill Yard Sale

The yard sale is on May 13. Keys for the trailer are in Patsy’s office.