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Aug. 7: Faith in Action

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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 10: Not in Name Only

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Amos 7:7-17  and Luke 10:25-37.  Kim Lyda is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

Directory Photos

Those who received a complimentary portrait from Lifetouch should see Tanya Barnes today to pick up your picture.

Youth on a Mission
The group posed for a picture before leaving the church this week.
The group posed for a picture before leaving the church this week.

The youth are in West Helena, Arkansas, until July 16. Please pray for them as they minister to the children and for their safe travel home.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets this Thursday, July 14, at 11 a.m. Food will be provided. Chris Harbin will be the guest speaker.

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.

Samaritan’s Feed

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 Vacation Bible School 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 for this event please see Angie Schmitt or Lauren Simpson.

 

June 5: Graduate Sunday

Today is graduate Sunday. Scholarships will be awarded during the service.

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon “Life Changes You” with scriptures from Galatians 1:11-24 and Psalm 30.

Missed Directory Pictures?

If you were unable to get your picture made for the directory and would like for your picture to be included, please see Ronald Hartsell after worship today. Pictures will be taken in the Bride’s Room.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday, June 9, at 11 a.m. Wanda Ritchie will present a program on the history of McGill Baptist Church. The church was organized on June 22, 1902.

Arkansas Mission Trip

The youth will go to Arkansas in July. The following are items that are needed: beach towels, bags with handles and sunscreen spray 30 or higher. The youth will meet today at 6 p.m. to review crafts for the week in Arkansas.

Exercise Class

Wednesday’s exercise class will conclude for the summer on June 8.

May 15: Youth Sunday

The McGill Youth are leading the service today.

Scripture Reading: John 8:2-11 Madison Schmitt

Children’s Time: Use-less to use-ful Natalie Gillan & Turner Zsambeky

 Proclaimer: Summer Fitch

 “Grandma’s Gift”

 Song: Praise His Holy Name

 Offering

 Offertory: Sweet Hour of prayer

Youth Handbells

Proclaimer: Eric Wojick

Song: If We’re Honest  by Francesca Battistelli

Haylee Frazier

Proclaimer: Brianna Hanson

Reflections on Faith and Grace

Proclaimer: Ben Haywood

“Grce Wins” by Matthew West

Hymn #329: Grace that is Greater

Benediction

Music appreciation service

Music Appreciation is next tonight, Sunday, May 15, at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

McGill Pictorial Directory Photos

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Sign up today for the pictorial directory. You may go online to sign up. If you would like to be a greeter on photography days, June 1-4, please see Tanya Barnes or call or text her at 704-956-6736 or at home at 704-279-0121.

Here is the link for setting appointments:

https://www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/mcgillbaptistchurch/index.php?page=10

McGill this week

Scholarships deadline

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. There is a box there also to collect your completed applications. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

The application form is available here:

Scholarship application&letter2016

Creeper Trail trip

May 21 the youth will go to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Cost is $14 if you have a bike and $25 if you rent a bike. The deadline to sign up is today. See Paul with questions.

The Church Mouse

The “Church Mouse” luncheon is next Sunday, May 22, at noon.

J.O.Y. Club fellowship

The J.O.Y. Club, and anyone else who is interested, is invited to the home of Steve and Robin Harrill on Thursday May 26 to enjoy a time of fellowship. The church bus will leave the church at 11 a.m. If you would rather drive the Harrill’s address is 625 Mitchell Avenue in Salisbury. The phone number is 704-213-6568.

Financial seminar

You are invited to a dinner seminar, “Financial Challenges that Matter Most”, with Scott Smith of the NC Financial Group on Tuesday, May 31, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the fellowship area. No cost, no obligation. Sign up with Chris Harbin (980-229-3693) so we will know how many meals to prepare.

Wednesday exercise

Wednesday’s exercise class will conclude for the summer on June 8.

Piedmont Choral Society Concert

The Piedmont Choral Society will present its free spring concert, with orchestra today at 3 pm at Forest Hill United Methodist Church, 265 Union Street North in Concord. A reception will follow. All are invited.

Sign up for pictorial directory

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Sign up today for the pictorial directory. You may go online to sign up. If you would like to be a greeter on photography days, June 1-4, please see Tanya Barnes or call or text her at 704-956-6736 or at home at 704-279-0121.

Here is the link for setting appointments:

https://www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/mcgillbaptistchurch/index.php?page=10

McGill this week

Scholarships deadline

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. There is a box there also to collect your completed applications. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

The application form is available here:

Scholarship application&letter2016

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, May 12, at 11 a.m.

Music appreciation service

Music Appreciation is next Sunday, May 15, at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

Creeper Trail trip

May 21 the youth will go to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Cost is $14 if you have a bike and $25 if you rent a bike. The deadline to sign up is today. See Paul with questions.

Share the Harvest Community Farm

West Cabarrus YMCA’s Farm Manager, David Goforth, has announced a volunteer schedule through the end of the summer. Volunteer work days are Wednesdays and Saturdays  from 8 until 12 rain or shine.

The workdays over the next few weeks will emphasize training for those people interested in learning about gardening. Volunteers are needed to make this venture successful as one means to address hunger in our community.

As school comes to a close, the community need for nutritious food increases as school lunch programs end for the summer. Sweet potato slips are anticipated on May 28. Using crop rotation, spring, summer and fall crops are possible to extend productivity through most of the year.

Volunteers are asked to use Volunteer Spot as a quick and easy way to sign up. The link is http://vol.pt/ zMrWRK. If you sign up here you will be notified by email of last minute changes in the schedule or upcoming events.

 

 

May 1: Providing a Home

Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Psalm 67 and John 14:23-29. Harold Wright is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer.

Deacons meeting

The deacons meet today at 2 p.m.

Scholarship deadline May 15

Scholarship applications are available outside of Paul’s office or online. There is a box there also to collect your completed applications. Deadline to return them is May 15. Graduate Sunday will be on June 5.

Scholarship application&letter2016

J.O.Y. Club Meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday, May 12, at 11 a.m.

Health Fair

The Concord Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority is sponsoring a health fair at McGill on Saturday, May 14 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Music Appreciation Service

Music Appreciation is on Sunday, May 15 at 6 p.m. Please bring your favorite strawberry dessert.

Church Mouse Luncheon

Invitations have been sent to college students for the “Church Mouse” luncheon on May 22 at noon. Please RSVP by May 7th.

Youth trip to Virginia Creeper Trail

May 21 the youth will go to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Cost is $14 if you have a bike and $25 if you rent a bike. The deadline to sign up is May 8. See Paul with questions.

Church Pictorial Directory

Plan now to have you and your family participate in the pictorial directory. Dates will be June 1-4. More details will follow.

Barbecue

There is barbecue available in five pound bags or 1 pound containers as well as slaw and sauce. Please see Bruce if you are interested.

A flashback to the McGill CDC Christmas Program.
A flashback to the McGill CDC Christmas Program.

April 10: Following Jesus


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Our pastor Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon “Following Jesus” with scriptures from Psalm 20 and John 21:1-19. Jennifer Taylor is the Deacon of the Week. She will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer. The Sanctuary Choir’s anthem will be “Open My Eyes.”

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y Club will be held on Thursday at 11 a.m.  Robert Moore, vocalist from Concord, will present a program including spirituals, Broadway tunes and other favorites.

Scholarships available

Scholarship applications will be available soon. Graduate Sunday is June 5.

St. Jude’s Recycling

St. Jude’s Ranch for Children recycles used greeting cards and creates new holiday and all-occasion greeting cards. There is a box in the foyer for your cards. The Joint Missions Council will prepare and mail them St. Jude.

This is the front of the building
This is the front of the building

March 6: Extravagance


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Dr Steve Ayers will deliver the sermon with scriptures from Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32  and Psalm 32 . Kim Lyda is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament lesson and have the morning prayer.

Global Missions goal

The CBF Easter Global Missions Offering is being received through Easter Sunday. The offering supports all field personnel. McGill’s goal is $4000.

Youth Deadline

Today is the deadline for youth to sign up for the spring retreat at Awanita Valley. Deposit is $25.00. See Paul today.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club meets on Thursday at 11 a.m. The program will be the renowned accordionist, Jerry Goodman. Jerry has been here before and he is the best! Come hear Jerry play Irish music as we celebrate St. Paddy’s Day!

McGill Barbecue

The 10th annual BBQ will be on Friday, March 18, from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Jim Avett will perform at noon and at 5:30 p.m. Please see Bruce to buy or sell tickets or to volunteer to work. Proceeds help fund mission work at McGill.

If you have food items or drinks in the refrigerator or freezer in the kitchen or the McCoy classroom please remove them before this Friday, March 11.

Baked goods are also needed for the BBQ. Refrigerated desserts are welcome but since refrigerated space is limited please let Trena Goodnight or Debbie Mullis know. If possible please have your desserts to the McCoy Sunday School Classroom by Thursday, March 17.

Senior Adult Appreciation meal

The youth will host a Senior Adult Appreciation meal on Sunday, March 13, at 5:30. There is no charge for the meal. Come and get to know our youth.

Easter Egg Hunt

On Sunday, March 20, from 2-3:30 children preschool-3rd grade will have a fun afternoon at the annual Egg Hunt. Please bring your own basket.

Ladies Retreat

The ladies’ retreat is April 8-9 at the Brantley Center located on the campus of The Children’s Home, Winston Salem NC.  Our discussions and study will be using a book by Joanna Weaver, “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World…Finding Intimacy with God in the Busyness of Life.”  Sign up begins today, and the cost is $60.

A blast from the past
The first building McGill Street 1909-1934
The first building on  McGill Street 1909-1934

Feb. 7: Do Not Lose Heart


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Dr. Steve Ayers is delivering the message with scriptures from Exodus 34:29-35 and 2 Corinthians 3:12-4:2 Bob Hathcock is the Deacon of the Week. The morning anthem, “Jesus Paid It All” will be performed by the Sanctuary Choir.

Big Game Party

Join us and watch the Super Bowl. We will gather at 6 p.m. Please bring snacks and soft drinks to share.

J.O.Y. Club meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet Thursday, Feb. 11, at 11 a.m.

Ash Wednesday

The Imposition of Ashes will be from 6:15 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10. This will a drop in ceremony.

Children’s Concert

The Piedmont Prime Time Community Band will present a Children’s Concert at the Gem Theatre in Kannapolis at 10 a.m. Saturday Feb. 13. More information is available at www.primetimeband.org

Cotton Patch Gospel production

Tickets are available for the “The Greatest Story Ever Told” from the Cotton Patch Gospel. Performances will be Feb. 19-21 with dinner on Friday and Saturday and a matinee Sunday afternoon with no meal.

Marys & Marthas Tea

“Still Becoming…” is the theme for the afternoon of tea and fun hosted by the Marys & Marthas group at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 28 at the church.

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Oct. 4: Let Them Come

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Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the message “Let Them Come” with scriptures from Psalm 26 and Mark 10:2-16.

The Rev. Darryl Jefferson is the Deacon of the Week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

The Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday to begin the process of preparing the budget for 2016. Please bring your request if you are a committee chairman at 7 p.m.

J.O.Y. Club is on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 11 a.m. Come and bring a friend and enjoy the food and fellowship.

Marys and Marthas Ministry will meet on Oct. 8 at 6:30 p.m. for a pot lunch supper and fellowship.

The Youth will go to the Amazing Maize Maz after Sunday School on Oct. 11. They should return around 4 p.m. See Paul for more details.

The CROP Walk is Sunday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. at Forest Hill Methodist Church in Concord. Donor packets will be available in the back of the worship hall. If you cannot walk please find someone that you can sponsor.

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