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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.

Nov. 1: All Things New

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Dr. Steve Ayers will deliver the message “All Things New” with scriptures from Psalm 24 and Revelations 21:1-6a. The Rev. Jackie Pace is the Deacon of the Week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer. The Sanctuary Bells will perform On Wings of Eagles at the 10:45 service.

Today is All Saints Day and we remember the Saints who left us in the past year


Frances Barnes                                    Beulah Womble                                   Phyllis Costley

Nadine Yow                                             Margie Helms                                      Nancy Jordan

Juanita Hartsell                                        Jeff Measmer                                             Jack Suite

Charles Chubirko                                      Paul Swett


The Deacons meet today at 2 p.m.

Today from 3-5 p.m., an Advanced Care Planning Workshop will be held in the sanctuary. Hospice and Palliative Care of Cabarrus County are hosting the free workshop on creating healthcare documents for your future. You will be able to complete a Living Will or Healthcare Power of Attorney and have it notarized at no charge at the workshop.


The 2016 budget will be presented on Sunday, Nov, 8, at 6 p.m. with discussion. On Sunday, Nov, 15, a vote to approve the budget will be taken at both services.

There will be a children/parent meeting on Sunday, Nov, 8, at 9:20 in the sanctuary with Paul.

Samaritans Purse Shoe Boxes are available in the Media Center. Inside each box is directions on what can be used to fill the box along with labels to be taped to the outside of the box designating whether the gift is for a boy or girl and their age. Please return the filled boxes by Nov, 15.

Envelopes are available today for you to reserve a poinsettia during the Advent season. Dates the flowers will be in the church are Nov. 29, Dec. 6,  13 and 20.  The cost for either a red or white poinsettia is $12. There is a box outside Paul’s office in which to leave your envelope.  Deadline to return your order is November 15.

The Piedmont Choral Society hosts its 6th annual “Old Fashioned Hymn Sing” of older, beloved hymns and hymn stories on Sunday, Nov. 15, at 3 p.m. at Forest Hill United Methodist Church. The program is free. Please bring a canned good for CCM. A reception will follow.

Everyone had fun at the Fall Festival Friday. Check the photo to see more pictures
Everyone had fun at the Fall Festival Friday. Check the photo to see more pictures

July 5: Home Troubles

“Home Troubles” is this week’s sermon by Dr. Steve Ayers at both the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. services. The new testament scripture comes from Mark 6:1-13.

The Sanctuary Choir, under the direction of the Rev. Steve Harrill, will perform the morning anthem, “Without Love, It Will All Pass Away'”

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Deacon of the Week

The Rev. Jackie Pace is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament lesson from Psalm 48 and lead the morning prayer during the 10:45 service.

Arkansas Mission needs

The youth need 30 SPF spray sun screen for their Arkansas Mission Trip.  Please keep the group in your prayers. They will leave Friday, July 10th and return the Saturday, July 18th.

Just Older Youth Club (J.O.Y.) meeting

The J.O.Y. Club will meet on Thursday, July 9, at 11 a.m. Guest speaker will be the Rev. Alan Buckner.

‘Soles for Souls’ shoe project

“Soles for Souls” is a CommUNITY Back to School Shoe Distribution project. Partnering with Samaritan’s Feet the event will be held on Saturday, July 15 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Marvin Caldwell Park.  A sign up sheet is available in the lobby. Please see Dr. Winfrey Whicker with questions.

Chrismon making 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

Vaction Bible Sschool 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.

Charlotte 49ers concessions

Please see Jaime Poe if you can help with the fall season of football concessions at UNCC.

Barbecue and Brunswick stew available

See Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase BBQ or Brunswick Stew.

The Yard Sale is coming

The McGill Yard Sale is September 19.

Youth Passport trip a big success

The McGill Youth returned from Greensboro College late this week after a full-filled and meaninful week at Passport Camp. The Rev. Paul Haywood led our group.

The McGill Youth at Passport at Greensboro College
The McGill Youth at Passport at Greensboro College

Click the photo above to see several photos from the trip on the McGill Facebook page.

Worship services Sundays at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m.

McGill is located at 5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord, N.C. It is at the corner George Liles Parkway and just off Exit 54 of I-85.