The Rev. Jackie Bailey Pace delivers the sermon today, Sunday, Oct. 15. Scriptures are from Exodus 32:1-14 and Matthew 22:1-14. Dr. Jaime Poe is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.
CROP Walk today
The CROP Walk is today, Sunday, Oct. 15, beginning at 2 p.m. Please turn in your packets to Robert Kluttz today or at the CROP Walk at 1 p.m. for registration. Non perishable food will be collected at this year’s walk. Bring a can or two for CCM. Charlotte Motor Speedway is donating a VIP NASCAR package including race tickets for the May 27, 2018 Coca-Cola 600. The cost is either $1 to buy a raffle ticket or 2 cans of food.
Operation Christmas Child
The children will make cards this month for the Christmas shoeboxes. A packing party for will be on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children.
McGill Supper Club
The McGill Supper Club will go to Bobbee O’s BBQ on Friday, October 20. Meet at the church to ride the bus at 6:15 or at the restaurant at 7 p.m. Let Jaime Poe know if you’d like to go at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-665-7930. Everyone is welcome.
Youth to Amazing Maize Maze
The youth will go to Huntersville on October 22 to the Amazing Maize Maze right after Sunday School. Bring a change of clothes and comfortable walking shoes. Bring $12 for the Maize and money for lunch.
Church safety program
On Monday, October 23, at 7 p.m. Jim Francis with Southern Mutual Church Insurance Co. (McGill’s provider) will present thoughts and ideas that they, as an insurance company, have for church safety. In today’s climate, safety is a topic that congregations need to talk about. This is an open meeting for the congregation and we encourage the deacons, building and grounds committee and ushers to attend.
The Fall Festival is on Friday, October 27, beginning at 6 p.m. Orange tubs are available to leave candy. If you’d like to help please see Erin Currie or email her at email@example.com.
Church budget conference
A church conference will be held on November 5 at 6 p.m. to answer your questions about the new budget. The church will vote at both services without discussion on November 12.
15th Anniversary on Poplar Tent
Mark your calendar for November 19 as we celebrate 15 years at the 5300 Poplar Tent Road location.
Church mice needed
The M & M’s are looking for a few “church mice” to communicate with our college students during the year. See Jaime Poe if you would like to participate.
An old fashioned hymn sing presented by Piedmont Choral Society on Sunday, Oct. 22, at 3 p.m. at Forest Hill Methodist Church.