Announcements March 17, 2019

Announcements March 17, 2019

2018 Contribution Receipts
The contribution receipts/statements for 2018 donations have been generated. There are two ways to obtain your statement: (1) Register for an account on the church website at and obtain your statement online under "Giving History"; or (2) request your statement by emailing Remember: If you will be claiming a deduction on your tax return for your donations to the church, you should obtain your receipt prior to filing your taxes. (Note: If you use the online option and do not see your contributions, let us know so that we can connect your login account to your giving profile.)

HOPE worldwide Charlotte Walk-a-thon
HOPE worldwide Charlotte's walk-a-thon fundraiser will be on Sunday, April 28, at Frank Liske Park. Outdoor church service / Walk-a-thon / Fundraiser / Cookout
Funds raised will be used to support global and local initiatives to improve the quality of life for those in our community and to continue to elevate the lives of the poor around the world.
To sign-up to be a walker:
To accept or make electronic donations go to:
Questions? Contact: Tinisha Bookhart (704) 236-6650
Date/Time: Sunday, April 28th at 11:00a
Location: Frank Liske Park 4001 Stough Rd, Concord, NC 28027

Bridges out of Poverty Workshop - THERE IS ENOUGH!
Attend this powerful interactive workshop to become a partner in helping people in our community transition out of poverty. See how you can help our neighbors bridge the gaps between the resources they have and the resources they need.
This is what you will learn:
- The causes of poverty.
- The hidden rules of economic class.
- How to identify and build resources that lead to self-sufficiency.
- How to help your city become sustainable (All citizens live well).
- How to communicate effectively about this initiative.
- Strategies we can all utilize to help this become our reality.
Bridges Workshop Info:
Date/Time: Saturday, April 13th, 9:00a - 1:00p
Location: Charlotte Church 2200 Ashley Road
Audience: Members of the Charlotte Church and Friends
To sign-up:

Rescue Mission Meal
The next Charlotte Rescue Mission date is Saturday April 6th. Volunteers are needed to serve and have a meal with the men. Time: (4:00pm - 6:00pm )
For questions contact: James Wi-Afedzi - 225-907-9910

The Y&F ministry is in desperate need of men and women who are willing to serve in the middle school and teen ministry. We need disciples who have a consistent walk with God, availability to be at midweeks, flexible schedules, and a desire to learn and grow. If you are interested or have questions, feel free to contact Uchenna (704-941-0037/ or Crystal Mbanuzue (704-438-7017/

Our church services can be translated in Spanish. Translation is in the balcony. Ask for Bernardo or Minerva Caceres to receive a headphone.

Save the Date:
The Women of Wisdom (formally the mature women's group) will be hosting an "Adult Prom" on Saturday, April 13 in the church Fellowship Hall from 7:00 pm -11:00 pm. For those who didn't attend their senior prom or enjoyed their prom so much, they want a Second chance, then you need to come and enjoy a night filled with dancing, food and fellowship. The cost for the event is $25/person. Attire is Semi-formal. Registration will end on April 7, 2019. Event is for those 40+ individuals.
This is an event you don't want to miss!

Youth & Family - SPRING BREAK TRIP
2019 South East Spring Retreat "COMPLELLED" hosted by The Greater Nashville Church. We will have classes, games, activities, a dance and more! Teens from all over the Southeast are invited.
Date: April 5-7, 2019 (Check in: 4pm-7pm)
Cost: $105/ student, $95/ second sibling, $85/ third sibling
Register at:
**Deadline for registration is March 25 at 11:59 PM!**
We encourage parents to arrange carpooling.

MMOG X- "Face Your Giants!"
Less than 6 weeks until.... "MMOOOOOOGGGGGGGG "X" Time!"
MMOG X- "Face Your Giants!"
promo video:
Are you ready to not just deal with, but Run up to your giants, stare them in the eyes and smash them into oblivion?! This will be the most Epic one yet and you do not want to miss out!
Gather ALL Your Dudes (Mids & Dads) in your own homes, your Churches, your schools, your Neighborhoods, on your Sports Teams and even your Workplaces and share what this event is all about! Yes, we are pleading with all to bring as many others with you as possible!
Special Needs Notes: Dads that can not attend: WE STILL WANT YOUR BOYS!!! You can sign them up under another Dad or MS worker, just have to get them there!!! Single Moms: WE STILL WANT YOUR BOYS!!! You can sign them up under another Dad or MS worker, just have to get them there!!! Financial Assistance Available: We have sponsored funds for those in need!! Do not let this be your stronghold! Contact- Tim Kirk
WHEN: SAT 4/6 10 AM - SUN 4/7 1 PM
WHO: Rising 6th- 8th Grade Boys & Fathers
*Family, Friends, CO-Workers & ALL! (*Teens are welcome to come as Returning Champions & must register/pay; We have teens coming from other cities!)
COST: $45 PER PERSON (TENT/HAMMOC) *DADS - $10 EXTRA FOR THE "NO EXCUSE" BUNK CABINS! (Dads only in cabins!) Note: Dads still pay $45 + 10 for Cabin
Payment Options:
($2 service fee per)
Check Pay to- Tim Kirk/MMOG: 4257 Deacon Ct SW, Concord NC 28025
Apple Pay or Google Pay, on Registration page, mark Pay By Check and then Apple or Google
Apple Pay to (704-699-9653)
Google Pay (
Registration, Event Details, Supplies needed: (deadline for registration, March 24th) Registration Direct Link: Until the Battle Fields, Master of Arms, Tim Kirk, 704-699-9653

Online giving is now available by visiting the church website at, and then clicking Give. Please note that while giving by credit card is an option, the fees the church pays are lower for bank account transfers (ACH). If you have questions or run into problems with the tool, please contact the church office at
March 2019
Weekly Budget..................................$21,000
March 3......................................$35,617.07
March 10................................$27,925.00
Missions Contribution Collected for 2019 ...............$9,989.94

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