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All Saints’ Day

Posted on Oct 31, 2014 in Fresh News

Join us this Sunday for an inter-generational Discipleship Hour at 10:00am as we celebrate and honor the saints and stewards that have gone before us. We will have a light breakfast together and hear a story from 1 Thessalonians. There will also be time to acknowledge the saints in our own lives. We will carry their inspiration with us into worship at 11:000am.

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The Melody Makers

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in Fresh News

Young At Heart was blessed by The Melody Makers, a Matthews Community Choir this afternoon, as they joined the group for lunch and filled the church with singing and music. They brought a variety of tunes spanning from worship songs and melodies to Mary Poppin’s and Sound of Music tunes.


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Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in Fresh News

The 2014 CROP Hunger Walk is almost here. It’s this Sunday, October 19 and some of our members have been raising money in preparation. Many are coming to walk together! This year CROP Hunger Walks will share almost $3 million with food banks, pantries, community gardens and other local efforts across the U.S.

Join us if you’re interested in supporting the fight against hunger in our world. Click here for more info. on where to park and the route we will be walking. Contact Penny Barr at pbarr@mcguirewoods.com to join the walking team!

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Prayers for a Thousand Years

Posted on Oct 14, 2014 in Fresh News

May I, may you, may we
not die unlived lives.
May none live in fear
of falling or catching fire.
May we choose to inhabit our days,
to allow our living to open us,
to make us less afraid,
more accessible,
to loosen our hearts
until they become wings,
torches, promises.
May each of us choose to risk our significance,
to live so that which comes to us as seed
goes to the next as blossom,
and that which comes to us as blossom,
goes on as fruit.

– Dawna Markova

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Second Harvest Food Bank

Posted on Oct 8, 2014 in Fresh News

There are only FOUR spots left to serve at the Second Harvest Food Bank this Saturday, October 11. We’ll meet there from 9am-12:30pm to sort, inspect, and box items. Contact Joe at spccfamily@gmail.com or Rene at renemccurry@gmail.com if you want to join!

The address of the food banks is – 500 Spratt St, Charlotte, NC 28206

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