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Ann Street United Methodist Church

335 Ann Street, Concord. Pastor: Rev. Randy L. Wall. In-person worship and Facebook Live at 11 a.m. at Ann Street Church. Sermon: “Beyond the Rainbow”. Scripture: Genesis 9:1-16.

Bethpage United Methodist Church

109 Fellowship Ave. at West C St., Kannapolis. Pastor: Rev. Gary McDonald. Christian Education at 9:00 a.m. Worship at 10:00 a.m. To take care of yourself and others, you may choose to wear a mask during indoor worship. However, for the moment, wearing a mask is not compulsory.

Boger’s Chapel United Methodist Church

1775 Flowes Store Road E., Concord. Pastor: Pastor Eric Shaver. Bible study for adults at 9 a.m. Worship in person or on Facebook at 10 a.m. Reading for children: “I love God” by an unknown author. Opening Scripture: Psalm 77:1-2, 11-20. Video: Sermon: “The who, what and why of being a Christian.” Scripture Galatians 5:1, 13-25.

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950 Bradley Street, Concord. Pastor: Rev. Debbie Frye. In-person worship at 8:30 a.m. (occasional worship) and 11 a.m. (traditional worship). Masking optional. Children’s area and nursery available. All services streamed live and available anytime on the Calvary Lutheran YouTube channel – easily accessed via our website Also on Sundays, Sunday school at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome.

Central United Methodist Church

1119 Union St. S., Concord. Pastor: Rev. Tony Allen. Sunday school for “in between” and young adults at 9am. Worship at 10 a.m. Child care is provided during worship. Masks are optional. The website is Looking forward to joining you for our service! Speech: “Following Jesus”. Scripture: Luke 9:51-62.

220 George W. Liles Parkway, Concord. Pastor: Lowell McNaney. Live worship streamed on Facebook, the Crossroads Concord Church app, or the website at 9:30 a.m. and 11:11 a.m.

Crown Pointe Baptist Church

703 Tennessee Street, Kannapolis. Pastor: Rev. Doug Crawley. Sunday School at 9 a.m. Worship at 10 a.m. in the sanctuary, or watch online on our Facebook page. Sermon Series: Stories of God. Sermon: “Philip and the Ethiopian eunuch: the case of the hitchhiking deacon”. Scripture: Acts 8:26-40.

Eastside Missionary Baptist Church

199 Elgin Drive, Concord. Pastor: Rev. Stephen Burrow. In-person services: Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Worship services at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Recorded worship services and other information at You will be welcomed. Practice social distancing.

Epworth United Methodist Church

1030 Burrage Road NE, Concord. Pastor: Rev. Bill Roberts. Guest speaker: Chris Hughes. The church has reopened its 10 a.m. worship service for attendance. Epworth UMC continues to follow proper COVID-19 social distancing guidelines as directed by the Governor of North Carolina and the CDC. We invite you to join us in worship! Sermon: “Wash and be clean”. Scripture: II Kings 5:1-14.

Forest Hill United Methodist Church

265 Union St. N., Concord. Senior Pastor: Rev. Mandy Jones. Associate Pastor: Rev. Wes Judy. We are open for in-person worship. Contemporary Worship, 9:00 a.m. Sunday School/Small Groups – 10:00 a.m. Traditional Worship – 11:00 a.m. Contemporary and Traditional Worship services will also be streamed live at or, in case you don’t feel like watching. be here in person.

Harmony United Methodist Church

101 White St., NW, Concord. Pastor: Reverend Thad Brown. Please join us for Sunday School at 10 a.m., followed by our worship service in the sanctuary at 11 a.m. Sermon: “Revelation: A Book of Promises; Jesus will return. Scripture: Revelation 1:3, 22:7, 22:16, 1:1-3. 1:5c-8. We invite all to join us in worship! The service is live at We welcome anyone who cannot join us in person to worship with us online. For more information, you can call the pastor’s phone 704-791-2883 or the church’s phone 704-782-8237.

Jackson Park United Methodist Church

715 Mable Avenue, Kannapolis. Pastor Laurie Knoespel. Guest speaker: Larry Farmer. Adult Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Worship at 10:30 a.m. Daycare will be offered during worship.

Kirkwood Presbyterian Church

900 Klondale Ave, Kannapolis. Pastor: Rev. Dennis B. Craft. Worship at 11 a.m. in the church sanctuary on Sunday. No mask restrictions. Sermon: “The Need for Grace”.

5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concord, in-person services. Pastor: Rev. Steve Ayers. If you have not taken the COVID-19 vaccine, please wear a mask. McGill will stream Sunday worship at 10 a.m. on and on YouTube. The services will be live and also available on recording afterwards. Speech: “Following Jesus”. Scripture: Psalm 16; Galatians 5:1, 13-25; Luke 9:51-62.

Midway United Methodist Church

108 Bethpage Road, Kannapolis. Pastor: Reverend Craig Allen. Come join us on Sunday mornings at 9 a.m. for Sunday school and 10:30 a.m. for worship. Our service is also webcast live at or Sermon: “Sometimes a verse says it all.” Scripture: Galatians 5:1, 13-25; Luke 9:51-62. Suggested hymns: UMH 159, “Lift High the Cross”; TFWS 2130, ‘The Summons’.

Mount Mitchell United Methodist Church

6001 Old Salisbury-Concord Road, Kannapolis. Pastor: Joel Locklear. Sunday school at 10 a.m. (adult and children classes.) Worship at 11 a.m. in person or on Facebook. Masks are optional and social distancing. If you haven’t taken the COVID vaccine, wear a mask. Sermon: “Are we ready to pay the price? Scripture: Luke 9:51-62.

150 Warren C. Coleman Blvd N., Concorde. Pastor: Rev. Douglas Witherup. 8:30 a.m. service held at 280 Concord Parkway S., Suite 15, Concord. Services at 150 Warren C Coleman Blvd. N., are worship and sermon at 9:30 a.m. and worship and sermon at 11:15 a.m.

New Reformed Church of Gilead

2400 Old Salisbury-Concord Road. 9:40 a.m. Bible study. Children’s Bible School at 10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. Indoor worship, Facebook worship, drive-in worship on 1600 AM radio.

200 Sims Parkway, Harrisburg. Pastor: Rev. Franklin D. Watkins. 10 a.m. in-person worship and Facebook Live and YouTube Live. Youth message by Min. Brehon Williams.

Second Presbyterian Church

1578 Dale Earnhardt Blvd, Kannapolis. Guest speaker: Dulce Castillo. Pastor Sue Black, minister. Reverend Aaron Price. Worship 11 a.m. at the Sanctuary and on Facebook Live. Sermon: “The Righteous Wrath of Christ”. Scripture: John 2:13-16; Matthew 17:14-17.

St. John’s Reformed Church

901 N. Main St., Kannapolis. Pastor: Rev. Chris King. 9:30 a.m. – Sunday school for all ages. 10:30 a.m. – Worship service (in person or online at 4 p.m. – Bible study for adults. Sermon: “Treasures and Trust”. Scripture: Matthew 6:19-34.

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