Tag Archives: Helena-West Helena

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.

July 19: VBS and more

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Vacation Bible School  begins Sunday, July 19, and runs through Thursday, July 23, from 6-8 p.m. There will be a hot dog supper on Thursdy at 6 p.m.

The theme is Weird Animals-Where Jesus’ Love is One of a Kind!  If you signed up to bring refreshments please bring them to the kitchen Sunday afternoon. If you volunteered to help please arrive a little early so you can get instructions.

This week’s message: The Perfectly Imperfect Church


Live streaming video by UstreamThe Rev. Tim Pace will be delivering the sermon Sunday in our pastor Dr. Steve Ayers’ absence. The New Testament scripture comes from Ephesians 1:3-14. Worship services are at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday.

Dr. Winfry Whicker is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament scripture from 2 Samuel 6:1-5 and will lead the morning prayer. Lindsay Megill will lead children’s time during the 10:45 a.m. service.

The Sanctuary Choir under the direction of the Rev. Steve Harrill will sing “O That I had a Thousand Voices.”

A glimpse at Helena-West Helena, Ark. trip

Upcoming projects

“Soles for Souls” is a CommUNITY Back to School Shoe Distribution project. Partnering with Samaritan’s Feet, the event will be held on Saturday, August 15 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Marvin Caldwell Park.  See Winfry Whicker if you have questions.

Congratulations!

Justin Pressley and his new bride Krina were married this weekend!
Justin Pressley and his new bride Krina were married this weekend!

July 12: Whose House?


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Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon “Whose House?” at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. services Sunday at McGill. The Old Testament scripture comes from Amos 7:7-15.

Caleb Pace will perform the solo “Be Thou My Vision” accompanied by his mother on the piano, the Rev. Jackie Pace.

Maria Arrowood will lead the children’s time. If you can’t join us in person, our services will be streamed and recorded in the window above.

Deacon of the Week

Harold Wright is the deacon of the week. He will read the New Testament lesson from Ephesians 1:3-14 and lead the morning prayer during the 10:45 a.m.

On a mission in Helena-West Helena, Arkansas

Here is the group just before leaving Friday
Here is the group just before leaving Friday

The Rev. Paul Haywood, chaperones, and the McGill Youth will help operate a Bible school and camp this week in Helena-West Helena, Arkansas. The group will be coming back to Concord next Saturday, July 18. Please be prayful for their efforts and their safe return. We look forward to hearing all their stories when they return.

Soles for Souls

“Soles for Souls” is a CommUNITY Back to School Shoe Distribution project. Partnering with Samaritan’s Feet, the event will be held on Saturday, August 15 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Marvin Caldwell Park. Registration forms at available at church.  See Dr. Winfry Whicker if you have questions.

Chrismon Class

Please speak with Joyce Kluttz or Wanda Ritchie if you are interested in a Chrismon Class at Rufty’s Chrismon Shop in Salisbury. All the Chrismons on our tree at Christmas have been made by our members.

Vacation Bible School coming soon

Vacation Bible School is July 19-23. The theme is Weird Animals-Where Jesus’ Love is One of a Kind! Volunteers are needed to guide the children from one activity to another. A hot dog supper will be at 6 p.m. on July 23. Clear, clean 2 liter bottles are needed.