The Problem with Judging

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Genesis 28:10-19a and Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43. Jason Ball is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

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

Sign up today for the  M&M Snack and Chat night on August 4 from 6:30-9:30.Everyone is invited. There will crafts, games and snacks.

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.

A sofa needed!

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.

The Youth Report on Arkansas Trip

Youth share Arkansas mission moments 

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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.

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

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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

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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.

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Losing Life


Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 86:1-10, 16-17 and Matthew 10:24-39. Harold Wright is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

Youth trip to Passport

Youth and their chaperones are going to Greensboro College for Passport camp today. Please keep them in your prayers.

Tai chi class

Susan Pollack’s tai chi class will meet on Thursday, June 28. It will not meet on July 6.

Missionaries from Ukraine

Nina and Gennady Podgaisky, our missionaries in the Ukraine, will be with us in worship and Sunday School on July 2.

Food on the First, RAIN needs

Food on the First is next Sunday. The RAIN closet needs Kleenex, paper towels and laundry detergent.

Arkansas mission help needed

If you would like to help the youth going to Arkansas by bringing sunscreen and beach towels please do so by July 1.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

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

Operation Christmas Child

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

M&M Craft Night

Mark your calendar for M&M Craft Night on August 4 from 6:30-9:30. Everyone is invited. Look for more details and sign up sheet in July and for more M&M fall activities.

Hot dog delivery drivers needed

Delivery drivers are needed for hot dogs. Also needed are workers for the 4th and 5th Friday to do desserts and drinks in the dining area.

Patriotic Concert today

Celebrate America! The Piedmont Choral Society and guest community singers will perform “All Patriotic Music” today, 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.

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Kingdom Work

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from Exodus 19:2-8a and Matthew 9:35-10:23. Miles Simpson is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

Happy Anniversary

The flowers in the sanctuary are given in honor of Gene and Frances Morris on their 56th wedding anniversary. They are given with love by Susan, Alec, Bill, Tracie and Lea.

Deacon nominations

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

Tai chi class

Susan Pollack’s tai chi class will meet on June 28.

Arkansas Mission Trip

If you would like to help the youth going to Arkansas by bringing sunscreen and beach towels please do so by July 1.

Share the Harvest Farm open house

Share the Harvest Farm will have an open house on Saturday, June 24, from 10 a.m. until noon. Squash is the theme for this year. David Goforth will have a stir fry demonstration at 10:00. Also featured is how easy it is to grill vegetables at 10:30.  Squash pickles will be shared. Free samples will be given.

Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child:  June: Small toys.

Patriotic 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.

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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.

Graduate Sunday

Dr. Steve Ayers’s sermon title today is “Happy Birthday Church!” with scriptures from Psalm 104:24-35b  and Acts 2:1-21. The Rev. Allen Scott is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer. 2017 graduates will be recognized and the annual McGill Scholarships will be presented.

Tai Chi Class

The Tai Chi class led by Susan Pollack will meet on Thursday, June 8.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday at 11 a.m. Come and bring a friend. The food will be provided.

Summer mission camps

There will be a meeting of those going to Passport this morning (June 4) at 9:30 a.m. For those going to Arkansas, there will be a meeting also today (June 4) at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be provided. We will go over the crafts for the week for Arkansas.

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.

 Operation Christmas Child

Items for Operation Christmas Child:  June: Small toys.

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The Pause

The Rev. Darryl Jefferson delivers the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 68:1-10, 32-35 and Acts 1:6-14. Phillip Riley is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.

62nd Anniversary Flowers

Wanda and Archie Ritchie

In thanksgiving to God for sixty-two years of marriage and in appreciation for a loving family, the floral arrangement is provided by Archie and Wanda Ritchie. They were married on May 28, 1955 at McGill (Street) Baptist Church. Archie and Wanda are celebrating today with their family: Anne and William Austin; Jeff and Cindy Ritchie; John and Debbie Ritchie, Hannah and Catherine Ritchie; Bob and Courtney Owens, Knox, Nash and JC Owens; Kevin and Kendall Gulledge, Kaleb and Abe Gulledge.

Office closed for Memorial Day

The church office will be closed Monday, May 29, for Memorial Day.

Tai Chi class

The Tai Chi class led by Susan Pollack will not meet next Thursday, June 1. You will meet again on June 8.

Graduate Sunday

Graduate Sunday is June 4. Seniors are asked to wear their cap and gown. The seniors will go out to lunch at Afton Tavern after the service.

Passport meeting

There will be a meeting of those going to Passport on Sunday, June 4, at 9:30 a.m. For those going to Arkansas, there will be a meeting also on June 4 at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will be provided. We will go over the crafts for the week.

Operation Christmas Child

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

Fun for the kids

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.

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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.

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